This week, the boys have an advance review of Jook Joint by Tee Franklin and Alitha Martinez! The new Image Comics horror miniseries takes place in a nightspot in 1950s New Orleans with a dark, bloody secret. Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the debut issue!

Jook Joint is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, October 3!

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Sam and Zach are back with the latest installment recapping the Super Mario franchise this time revisiting 2006's New Super Mario Bros. on the Nintendo DS! The best-selling game on the handheld system, the title launched a whole sub-series for the video game publisher that continued for years across several different platforms...but how does the original entry hold up over a decade later?

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Hell in a Cell is upon us! Or as Chris likes to call it Helena Cell. Anyway, hear Chris and Tim on their thoughts on this month in wrestling and check out their predictions for HIAC 2018!

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Tee Franklin returns on the show to talk about her upcoming horror book Jook Joint with artist Alitha E. Martinez! The new story follows a New Orleans hotspot in the 1950s with a dark, bloody secret! Tee talks about her love of horror, the personal inspiration behind the story, and her hopes of empowerment for the new series. Also, the gang talks new Predator and Halloween.

Jook Joint is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, October 3!

Proceeds from the variant cover go to the Joyful Heart Foundation who can be found here.

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This week, Sam and Jake have an advance review of MCMLXXV by Joe Casey and Ian MacEwan! Following Pamela Evans, a young cab driver in the streets of 1970s Manhattan, the comic defies all expectations as Pam runs into everything from monsters to ninjas while still trying to collect her fares! Listen to what the boys think of the first issue!

MCMLXXV debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 12!

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This week, the boys have an advance review of Head Lopper #9 by Andrew MacLean. The acclaimed swords and sorcery epic kicks off its third storyline as its title character finds himself in a city on the verge of war! Also, a peek at how the love-hate relationship between Norgal and Agatha began! Here's what Sam and Jake think of the issue.

Head Lopper #9 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 12!

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Andrew MacLean returns on the show for a third time to discuss the third story arc of his swords and sorcery epic Head Lopper! Andrew talks about mixing up the narrative and visuals, the inspirations behind the upcoming volume, and teases what's to come in the new story.

Headlopper #9 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, September 12! The first two volumes of Head Lopper are out everywhere now! 

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This week, Sam and Jake have a review of the first issue of Bully Wars by Skottie Young and Aaron Conley. The new Image Comics series follows the biggest bully from his previous school suddenly finding himself the target of even bigger bullies as he starts high school with only his former victims to back him up as slapstick hilarity ensues. Listen to what the boys think of the debut issue!

Bully Wars is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology now!

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John Layman returns on the show for his three-peat appearance to talk about his upcoming book Outer Darkness with Afu Chan. In addition to the new sci-fi series, John also talks about his current Image Comics series Leviathan with Nick Pitarra and all its demonic, kaiju action! Also, the gang talks about the Punisher...again!

The first two issues of Leviathan are out everywhere now!

Outer Darkness is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, November 7!

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In a special episode, Anthony Del Col returns on the show to talk about his new Marvel miniseries Luke Cage: Everyman! Anthony talks about his longtime appreciation of the street-level Marvel superheroes including Cage and his approach to balance relevant topics from today into superhero action! Also, the writer reveals which fall horror film release he believes will triumph at the box office!

The first chapter of Luke Cage: Everyman is available on Comixology and Marvel Unlimited now!

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