Jim Rugg makes his three-peat appearance on the show to talk about the newest volume of his series featuring the deadliest girl alive, Street Angel! In Superhero for a Day, Jim has the characters cross paths with full-on superheroes to no-holds barred effect! Jim talks about the story, teases what's up next for Street Angel, and geeks out with the gang over 80s pop culture!

Street Angel: Superhero for a Day is out on Wednesday, October 25 in comic book stores everywhere and on Comixology!

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This week, the boys talk to comic creator Steve Skroce about his new Image Comics series Maestros! A mind-bending, magical tale sees the royal family overseeing all of magic brutally wiped out and an outcast prince living in Florida having to take the throne. Steve talks about the series, working in comics, and shares his thoughts on latest films including Logan!

Maestros debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, October 18!

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In a special pre-NYCC episode, the boys talk to Ryan O'Sullivan and Plaid Klaus about their upcoming Image Comics miniseries Void Trip! The psychedelic science fiction adventure follows a couple stoners being pursued by the law as they journey to a planetary nirvana. Listen as the duo talk about the book's origins and themes!

Void Trip debuts on Wednesday, November 22 in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology! And come visit them at NYCC!

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Dan Panosian comes on the show to talk about his creator-owned series, Slots! Pulling double-duty as writer and artist, Dan's tale follows a down and out boxer returning to Las Vegas for one last score and a shot at redemption. Dan talks about the book's origins, his personal connection to the story, and his previous work with Conan the Barbarian. Also, Chris details Darren Aronofsky's mother!

Slots debuts in comic book shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, October 4!

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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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