This week, the boys welcome Chris Brunner on the show to talk about the collection of his Image Comics miniseries Loose Ends! The gang talks about the book, the use of color, and...The Gilmore Girls? Also, the boys talk about The Mummy, Universal's first film in their Dark Universe franchise and how they feel about it!

Loose Ends is out in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, July 5!

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This week, the boys talk to Andrew Aydin about his short story in the anthology, Bitch Planet: Triple Feature in the second part of our Bitch Planet double feature. Andrew discusses his contribution to the anthology and its relevance along with the continued relevance of the award-winning March trilogy which he co-wrote with Congressman John Lewis. Also, the gang compares notes on Wonder Woman!

Bitch Planet: Triple Feature is out in comic books everywhere and Comixology now!

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The first in a double feature covering the Bitch Planet: Triple Feature anthology spinning off from the popular and timely Image Comics series of the same name, the gang talks to Conley Lyons, who writes one of the three stories, (Specifically, the third story in the anthology, The Invisible Woman) about her contribution to the anthology and her pop culture interests. Also, the gang compares notes on Alien: Covenant and talks broken hands and broken cars!

Bitch Planet: Triple Feature is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, June 14!

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This week, the boys talk to Christian Cantamessa, Chris Pasetto, and Lukas Ketner about their upcoming Image Comics/Skybound Entertainment miniseries Kill the Minotaur! A retelling of the classic tale of Theseus, Hero of Athens, with a decidedly greater emphasis on the horror elements of the story. Also, the gang remembers the legacies of Chris Cornell and Sir Roger Moore.

Kill the Minotaur is out in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, June 14!

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This week, Frank Barbiere comes back on the show to talk about the first volume of his new comic series Violent Love with artist Victor Santos! Frank also discusses his upcoming Marvin the Martian/Martian Manhunter crossover with DC Comics and the return of his debut creator-owned comic series Five Ghosts! Also, the gang talks summer concerts!

Violent Love is out in comic shops everywhere and Comixology now!

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150 episodes! For this milestone of an episode, Alex de Campi, the person that has guested on the show more than anyone else, comes back with Tony Parker to talk about their book Mayday! The creative team reveals the real-world history behind the Cold War espionage tale, describe the action set pieces and motivations within the story, and talk about what's to come next. Also, naturally, Sam Peckinpah works his way into the conversation to the delight of everyone. Finally, the boys talk about what they thought of Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2!

Mayday is out in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, May 24!

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This week, the boys talk to Farel Dalrymple about his award-winning series Pop Gun War! Farel talks about his influences and approach with the first two volumes of the series, the appeal of coming-of-age stories, and the intricacies of the shared universe between his bibliography including his science fiction-fantasy tale The Wrenchies! Also, the gang talks One-Punch Man and a recent onset of ennui!

Pop Gun War: Chain Letter is out in comic book stores everywhere on Wednesday, June 14!

Pop Gun War: Gift is out everywhere now! 

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This week, the boys welcome back Joe Harris and Megan Hutchison to discuss the opening story arc of their Image Comics series ROCKSTARS, tease what's to come in the heavy metal-centric second arc this summer, and listen as Sam makes an embarrassing admission and alienates the show's one Icelandic listener! Also, the gang talks The Fate of the Furious!

Rockstars: Nativity in Blacklight is out in comic book shops everywhere and Comixology on Wednesday, June 14!

Megan's original graphic novel, Vesna, is available through her website here!

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This week, the boys talk to Eisner Award winner Jim Rugg about his popular indie comic Street Angel! Jim talks the book's origins and bringing the title to Image Comics for a brand-new color edition! That gang also talks to Jim about his Eisner Award winning work with Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream! Finally, the trio talk country music, the new MST3K, and Chef's Table!

Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special is out in comic book stores everywhere on Wednesday, April 26!

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This week, the boys talk to Cullen Bunn, Danny Luckert, and Marie Enger about their Image Comics debut, Regression! The trio discuss their surreal horror tale about hypnotic regression and past lives while also delving into the story's personal origins and influences. Also, the gang all talk favorite horror films along with a lot of progressive metal!

Regression debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, May 10!

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