This week, the boys welcome back Jim Zub for his three-peat appearance on the show! The Avengers/Samurai Jack writer discusses his new Image Comics miniseries Glitterbomb: The Fame Game and how the horror book is a continuation of his previous miniseries Glitterbomb but fresh and accessible at the same time! Jim also talks his other Image book Wayward, where the series is going next, and how it got optioned for TV! Finally, Jake and Chris talk about the new IT!

Glitterbomb: The Fame Game is out in comic book stores and on Comixology along with the latest issue of Wayward now!

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This week, the boys speak with superstar comic creator Declan Shalvey about his original graphic novel Savage Town. At once a crime comic set in the Irish town of Limerick and a slice of life look at its denizens, the graphic novel is a blend of Guy Ritchie and Southern Bastards. Declan talks the book, life in Ireland, and his award-winning work as an artist on books like Injection and Moon Knight!

Savage Town is out in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 20!

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In a special episode, the gang talks to Adam Freeman and Marc Bernardin about their Image Comics/Top Cow miniseries Genius: Cartel! A tale of a young woman who is an absolute master tactician drafted into a school of strategical prodigies, duo and lifetime friends talk about the book and their love of comics!

The first volume of Genius is out in comic book stores and on Comixology along with the first issue of Genius: Cartel now! The second issue is out Wednesday, September 13!

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This week, the boys welcome Jeremy Haun back on the show! Jeremy returns with writer Seth Peck to talk about their new Image Comics series The Realm which blends post-apocalyptic settings with fantasy creatures and spells in an all-new story following survivors trying to make it through a land of ruined cities and bloodthirsty orcs. Also, the gang talks about Logan Lucky!

The Realm is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 13!

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This week, the boys talk to Sebastian Girner about his new Image Comics series Scales & Scoundrels. In addition to the all-age friendly fantasy story, Sebastian discusses his testosterone-heavy book Shirtless Bear-Fighter and...a gritty reboot of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe? A long interview this week both rollicking fun and occasionally revealing!

Scales & Scoundrels debuts on Wednesday, September 6 in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology! 

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Sean Lewis returns on the show with artist Hayden Sherman to talk about their miniseries The Few! The duo talk about the dystopian tale's origins and influences, the striking art style, and their collaborative process as well as tease what they have coming next! Also, Jake catches up on Game of Thrones!

The Few is out in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology today!

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In this special episode, the gang talks to Jermaine Boyd who has launched a Kickstarter for his indie comic book series Amelia Sky! A post-apocalyptic search for family in the face of an extraterrestrial end of the world, the campaign is up to finish and distribute the series' second issue and get some headway on its third! Listen as Jermaine talks to the boys about the series and the campaign!

To help with the Kickstarter campaign, visit their site here!

To learn more about the series, visit their site here!

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John Layman returns on the show for a very special episode looking back on his universally acclaimed series, Chew from its beginnings while John was working as an editor to its ultimate conclusion this past fall! Listen as he and the gang on an extensive look at the history of Chew!

The entire Chew series is available in stores everywhere and on Comixology now!

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Eisner-nominated comic book creator Kyle Starks returns on the show to discuss his hobo-centric series Rock Candy Mountain and crafting the book's action and humor. Also, Kyle talks the new edition of Sexcastle, his comic adaptations of Rick & Morty and Dead of Winter, and a whole lot about wrestling!

Rock Candy Mountain Volume 1 is out in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 27. 

The new edition of Sexcastle is out now!

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Friend of the show Zack Kaplan comes back on the show to talk about the second volume of his Image Comics/Top Cow series Eclipse! The series depicting a world where the smallest exposure to the sun's rays can be lethal has its second story arc collected today and Zack talks all about it! Zack also discusses his newly announced Top Cow series Port of Earth and predicts where Game of Thrones may go next! Finally, the gang talks Dunkirk and the latest in wrestling!

Eclipse Volume 2 is out in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology today!

Port of Earth debuts in November!

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