Thwipping Boys Roundup – Agents of SHIELD, Babylon 5 and The Last Unicorn Vs. The Flight of Dragons

First of all we take a look at the premiere of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 2 – “Shadows”. We didn’t like the first season much, going as far as accusing the Whedon tribe of nepotism during that uncharacteristically angry Serenity show we did. It’s not the fact that Jed and Maurissa got to a place [...]








Deconstructing Comics #408: Studio Revolver

Tim talks with the members of Studio Revolver in Atlanta, some of whom are have done work for Cartoon Network and storyboarded TV commercials. Not beginners, these are folks who are accomplished and in demand. So why’d they decide to make their own Web comics? Isn’t that how artists try to make names for themselves? [...]








Alternate Reality – Episode 362

Alternate Reality – Episode #362 Jon and Charlie are flying solo in this episode to talk about Superman: Unbound; the new, direct to video, animated feature.  Tonight the guys talk much about how well they liked or didn’t like this movie.  Everything from the voice cast to the animation style, to the plot points of [...]








Sidekickcast Episode #62 – The Hellfire Youth Club

Join your hosts, Gavin and Dan for this Christmas special of the Sidekickcast as they delve deep into the world of comic books. In the news this week there’s Age of Apocalypse, G I Joe Retribution, The Dark Knight Rises, Avengers vs X-Men and The Amazing Spider-Man. Reviewed in Stack Attack: Avenging Spider-Man #2 (Zeb [...]








Deconstructing Comics #284: Doug TenNapel: from Neverhood to Ghostopolis

Doug TenNapel’s name is known in a wide variety of media in the U.S., from video games to animation to, of course, comics. His Neverhood game is worshiped by, among many others, our own Kumar. His graphic novels have won acclaim but also some controversy, in part because of the statements on spirituality that are [...]








Wrapped In Plastic # 119 – Undeveloped Properties

On this episode, Jason & Brent go over some tv and film ideas for a few characters. http://wrappedinplastic.podomatic.com/ Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:13 — 29.5MB)








The PKD Black Box-Episode #50: Jetta Meets Billy Ocean & John Cena.

Martheus and Janet Wade are interviewed about their latest Original Graphic Novel, Jetta: Tales of The Toshigawa – Full Circle, then Jon Carroll swings by as he and Shawn discuss the iPad 2 and Race In Comics, and later on Donny Salvo stops by as Shawn tells him about the strangest dream he’s ever had, which then lead to a [...]








The PKD Black Box-Episode #40: The Shawn & Donny Show!

In Episode 40 Shawn and Donny answer questions from the listeners and podcaster Darrell Taylor, discuss comics, Big Daddy Kane, Shaft, Iron Man on roller skates, Secret Wars I and II omnibus, Jolt Cola, Rambo vs. Chuck Norris, Jim Kelly, tangents, and tell the world that Chocolate Skittles are nasty. Enjoy, and have a great Thanksgiving! (The PKD [...]








WHAP – Your Hetalia Station #1

  Welcome to the first episode of WHAP! A radio show continuing the lives of the nations that you don’t see one the screen. This episode features:~ Canada:  Matthew, America’s meek brother that is often overlooked~Cuba: Alejandro, Canada’s best friend~Turkey: Sadiq, an older country who is known for being cruel~Prussia: Gilbert, a retired country who [...]








The PKD Black Box – Episode #38: The Warrock-M.A.S.K.-Eliopolous Super Show!

This weeks “massive edition” of The PKD Black Box starts off with Shawn having a conversation with MC Adam Warrock (aka Eugene Ahn) about his new album “The War For Infinity,” the “West Coast Avengers Mixtape,” hip-hop & geekdom and even rappers that can communicate with dolphins. Then Jason Wood from the 11 O’ Clock [...]








The PKD Black Box-Episode #32: Panda-monium and The Black Avengers.

This weeks episode is “Panda Packed” as we have a conversation with Panda Dog Press founder & creator of “Animal Control: Special Creatures Unit” Rob Anderson as we discuss the creation of his comic, storytelling, licensed comics, and his involvement in the “Comics Experience,” which is headed by IDW Senior Editor Andy Schmidt. Then we [...]








The PKD Black Box – Episode #31: An interview with Animator & Artist Thomas Cook.

This weeks show Shawn is joined by guest host Adam Umak as they share an interview with Thomas Cook, an animator and artist that has worked on some of your favorite childhood cartoons ranging from Superfriends to Ducktales. He’s worked for animation homes that range from Hanna Barbera, Ruby Spears, Disney, Filmation and so many [...]








Two True Freaks! Episode 132 – Star Wars Monthly Monday #22: The DragonCon Panels

This month brings a special edition of Star Wars Monthly Monday! With Scott on temporary leave, Chris has prepared a little blast from the past. You may have heard the Freaks talk about their two panels at DragonCon 2009 — well, here they are in their complete, uncut glory! First is the Clone Wars panel, [...]








The PKD Black Box – Episode #30: Loikamania and the lost tapes…

Shawn and Jon have a convo with artist/creator/podcaster Pat Loika as they discuss his book “The Villain” and the San Diego Comic-Con. Then from a lost recording, Donny talks about his flea market comic book finds, then he and Shawn review some comics. As always, prepare for tangents that include a bland pop-artist and Betamax. [...]








The PKD Black Box – Episode #29: Zombies on Cybertron!

Shawn discusses the hit webcomic “Panda Force” and its “Summer Shorts” series, and then has a conversation with “Jesus Hates Zombies” creator Stephen Lindsay as they discuss his path on the independent comics road, digital comics on iTunes, his inspirations and more. Then “V for Vertigo” host Marc Johnson stops by as he and Shawn [...]