This week, Steve Orlando and Garry Brown come on the show to talk about their new book Crude! A tale of a retired hitman brought back into action after the brutal murder of his son, Steve and Garry reveal the book's origins, the themes of machismo across Steve's work, Garry's visual approach to the series, and...Dirty Harry?!

Crude debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, April 11!

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This week, the boys have an advance review of Crude by Steve Orlando and Garry Brown! The hard-hitting revenge yarn follows a retired hitman that comes in from the coldest winters of post-Cold War Russia when he is sent his son's murdered corpse. Blood will run...Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the debut issue!

Crude debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, April 11!

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Team 007 reconvenes to talk about the first Bond film after the lengthy Roger Moore era, The Living Daylights. Timothy Dalton's debut as the British super spy started with this 1987 film with an effort to bring the cinematic franchise closer to gets darker, literary roots and breathed new life into the already venerable series but how does it hold up over 30 years later? The boys compare their notes here.

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In a special episode, the boys talk to their friend David Brothers and his recent transition to becoming an editor for Viz Media, one of the largest manga publishers in the world. David talks about his origins getting into manga and anime, the Tao of hip-hop, and what he looks for in good art. 

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This week, the boys welcome Brenden Fletcher and Karl Kerschl on the show to talk about their new creator-owned series, Isola! The gang talks to the lifelong friends about their fantasy book, its influences, and what to expect from the story's opening and also muse on Scooby Doo and Dracula!

Isola debuts in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, April 4!

Direct download: Episode194.mp3
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This week, the boys have an advance review of the debut issue of Isola by Brenden Fletcher and Karl Kerschl! A fantasy story following the captain of the Royal Guard escorting her queen cursed into the form of a tiger to the titular Island of the Dead in the hopes of restoring her once more! Listen to what Sam and Jake think of the first issue!

Isola debuts on Wednesday, April 4 in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology!

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Jake and Mike reassemble to discuss the final entry in the original RoboCop series, 1993's RoboCop 3! The first film in the franchise without Peter Weller under the cybernetic suit, listen as the duo revisit the movie and it's clear attempt to steer away from the graphic ultra-violence that had helped define the series up until that point!

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The boys welcome back on Grace Ellis and Shae Beagle to talk about their book Moonstruck! The duo discuss how the process behind creating the acclaimed book has been nearly a year since its debut, what to expect next from the series, and their stance on...Scooby Doo? Also, Sam and Jake discuss their recent experiences in Seattle.

Moonstruck, Vol. 1 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, March 21! 

Moonstruck #6 is out on Wednesday, April 11!

Direct download: Episode193.mp3
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This week, the boys have an advance review of Ice Cream Man #3 by W. Maxwell Prince and Martin Morazzo! The anthology series continues on with its most colorful, effervescent issue yet as an aging one hit wonder gets a visit from the mysterious title character leading to a magical mystery tour in an effort to reclaim his glory days! Listen to what Sam and Jake think of it! 

Ice Cream Man #3 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, March 21!

Direct download: BookClub118.mp3
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This week, the boys have an advance review of the first volume of Moonstruck by Grace Ellis and Shae Beagle! Collecting the first five issues of the critically acclaimed series, the comedic love story follows several 20-somethings trying to navigate their nascent autonomy while searching for romance and normalcy! Did we mention this world is full of mythological monsters and magic?!

Moonstruck, Vol. 1 is out in comic shops everywhere and on Comixology on Wednesday, March 21!

Direct download: BookClub116.mp3
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