This week, the boys are joined by comic artist Matt Horak! Matt talks about his work once the most recent volume of Marvel Comics' biggest antihero including pop culture Easter eggs throughout his run with Frank Castle. Also, Matt talks his work with EarthQuaker Devices including the web comic Octo Skull!

Punisher, Vol 3: King of the New York Streets it out in comic shops and Comixology on Wednesday, January 24. 

Octo Skull can be found here.

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In the late 1960s, a band of vigilante parents rounds up acquitted child murderer, Freddy Krueger and set fire to his work shack, killing him.Then, in the early 1980s the remaining children of those parents seem to be hunted down by some unseen killer while they slumber. What is the connection? And can the kids figure it out before they fall asleep again?

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In the first episode of the new year, Jacob Semahn comes on the show to talk about his Image Comics series No. 1 with a Bullet! The series tackles the big issues ranging from misogyny in the workplace and the increasing lack of privacy in the digital world but with its own sinister, thriller edge! Jake talks about the origins and prescient nature of the book and about the series' unique look as well as how he transitioned into comics while writing for TV!

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The boys talk about the first volume of Elsewhere by Jay Faerber and Sumeyye Kesgin! The story follows Amelia Earhart and other explorers who mysteriously disappeared throughout history as they arrive in a fantasy, alien world in the midst of an uprising against a brutal regime! Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the first story arc!

Elsewhere Vol 1 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, January 3!

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In their first book review of the new year, Sam and Jake talk about Scales & Scoundrels #5 by Sebastian Girner and Galaad. The fifth issue closes out the all-age friendly swords and sorcery series' first story arc and the stakes have never been higher for Lu and the book's misfit cast. Listen to what the boys think of the issue!

Scales & Scoundrels #5 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, January 3!

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The 007 gang is back, now talking about the Bond films of the 1980s at the latter half of the Roger Moore era in the cinematic franchise. This time around, the boys talk 1981's For Your Eyes Only, Sam's personal favorite installment starring Moore. The gang stands divided as Garrett deconstructs the franchise's attempt to course-correct from the previous film and leads the quartet to question how they feel about the "serious" Moore flick.

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This week the boys are joined by perhaps one of the most prolific editors at Marvel today, Heather Antos! Heather talks about her work overseeing the Unbelievable Gwenpool along with the origins of the book and her own personal connection to the character as well. Also, Heather talks serving as editor for Marvel's entire Star Wars line of comics, one of the consistently best lines in comics today! Finally, the boys debate the merits of The Last Jedi! 

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This week, Jake and Sam invite their friend Kyle on the show to talk about what the Man of Steel has meant to him since childhood and his fondest memories of the character. Kyle is also the first person on the show to be a parent himself and discusses how that impacts how he views the character and how his children have been introduced to Clark Kent themselves. 

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Chris and Timmy C are back and this time watching Clash of Champions 2017. Hear their predictions for the show during the first hour and then during the second hour enjoy their reactions and predictions on the fallout from the show. Where's Daniel Bryan headed? How will this affect his working relationship with Shane McMahon? Who wins the beautiful GCW Mark Predictions World Championship title?

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In their 100th book review, the boys talk about X-Men: Grand Design by Ed Piskor. A love letter to Marvel Comics' iconic team of mutants, the miniseries retells the origins of the early days of the heroes sworn to protect a world that hates and fears them as only the Eisner Award-winning Piskor can tell it! Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the debut issue!

X-Men: Grand Design is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, December 20!

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