This week on the most swashbuckling LIVE comics radio show, we welcome Mark Waid back into the Monster Cave. Since we last chatted with Mark he has turned Daredevil back into an entertaining book, brought The Indestructible Hulk into the Marvel Now!, released the first issue of his new Dynamite book ‘The Green Hornet’ and [...]
Join the DiManzicorp comics crew – Scott Gardner, Paul Spataro, Michael Bailey and Chris Honeywell as they talk over 3 HOURS worth of comics! Mike makes his own Superman calender – Scott bemoans lost promo posters and Chris sees his LCS evicted and then SAVED BY THE INTERNETS – Paul meets the next [...]
It truly is the season of Festivus, as both Dan and the Duke air some grievances. Duke takes umbrage with Marvel’s current polybagging of the Ultimate titles while Dan realizes that going back and rereading The Walking Dead from the beginning isn’t as easy as he thought. Of course there is some comic talk, as [...]
Huzzah and Shazam! Pick Of The Week goes to Gail Simone & J. Calafiore for Secret Six #36 (DC)! Fast Five picks include Batman: Knight of Vengeance #3 (DC), Sweet Tooth #24 (Vertigo), Irredeemable #28 (BOOM! Studios), Flashpoint #4 (DC), and Scalped #51 (Vertigo). Only 3 episodes of the weekly video reviews remain!
Free Comic Book Day 2011 has just wrapped up and the Weiners invaded 5 separate stores to check out what they were offering, and are really impressed by what some of the companies were offering! Into and Outro music: TMNT Soundtrack – T-U-R-T-L-E Power 0:02:25 – Free Comic Book Day and Thor movie talk [...]
The team looks back at the history of Starman, dissect some of the latest comics news, give an overview of comic based toys, and share some of the items on their pull lists. Questions? Comments? Stop by the Backroom Comics Podcast website. This episode is available on iTunes and Zune. It is also available on [...]
The Backroom Comics crew discuss the trouble at the Harvey Awards, share some good comics to start with in the Marvel Universe, and look back on the history of Farscape. Questions? Comments? Stop by the Backroom Comics Podcast website. This episode is available on iTunes and Zune. Additionally, we have a RSS feed and it [...]
On today’s episode, Brent and I have the privilege of interviewing comics visionary and newly promoted Chief Creative Officer of Boom Studios, Mark Waid! Mark has been the writer on such books as Kingdom Come, The Flash, Amazing Spider-Man, Captain America, JLA, The Incredibles, Potter’s Field and countless others. Today, we focus on his upcoming [...]
The Backroom Comics crew interviews Jessica Levey from the web comic Raincloud With A Bar Tab, discuss the complicated history of the X-Men, and review the Harvey Award nominees. As a bonus, Chris gives a brief update of the latest comics movie news. Questions? Comments? Please visit the Backroom Comics Podcast website. This episode is [...]
Welcome to the Dollar Bin’s annual HeroesCon discussion between Brian and Mark Waid. This year includes special guest Peter Krause, artist on Irredeemable. Listen, learn, and enjoy. Podcast Link: http://www.thedollarbin.net/shows/interview-mark-waid-and-peter-krause-at-heroescon-2010.html
In this episode, Cammy discovers the effects of cocaine, and discusses the Fast Five. Picks include Avengers: The Children’s Crusade #1 (Marvel), Batman & Robin #13 (DC), Irredeemable #15 (BOOM! Studios), Shadowland #1 (Marvel), and Secret Six #23 (DC). Tune in at the end for a very special Comic-Con announcement!
The Book of the Month for July 2010 is none other than Irredeemable – Volume 1 (BOOM! Studios) written by Mark Waid and art by Peter Krause. The perfect selection for those who like a little creepy to go with their terrifying! Read the written review here!
In Issue 34, Aitch Kev and Will discuss the pros and cons of doing the NFL Draft on a weeknight, Joss Whedon on the Avengers, the NPD numbers and Marvel considering doing smaller budgeted films. In 1st Impressions: The guys going into a ‘long expose’ on why Kick Ass is so great (they really [...]
Holy guacamole what a big week for comics! Pick Of The Week goes to Warren Ellis and Raulo Caceres for Captain Swing And The Electrical Pirates Of Cindery Island #1 (Avatar). Fast Five picks include The Walking Dead #70 (Image), Blackest Night #7 (DC), Irredeemable #11 (BOOM! Studios), Black Lantern Green Arrow #30 (DC), and [...]
It’s a marathon episode this week as myself and co-host Joe Aulisio rundown all that was great in comic books throughout the year of 2009. Plenty is discussed as we close out the exciting year and welcome 2010. best comics Amazing Spider-Man Asterios Polyp Batman And Robin Beast Chew Criminal: The Sinners Daredevil Detective Comics [...]
In this episode, the Pick of the Week goes to Geoff Johns & Ethan Van Sciver for The Flash: Rebirth #5 (DC). Fast Five picks include Amazing Spider-Man #612 (Marvel), Irredeemable #8 (BOOM! Studios), Air #15 (Vertigo), Dr. Horrible #1 (Dark Horse), and Invincible #68 (Image). I demand a Dr. Horrible ongoing!
Quite the variety this week in comics! Pick of the Week from Robert Kirkman, Ryan Ottley, and Todd McFarlane is Haunt #1 (Image). Fast Five picks include Sir Edward Grey: Witchfinder #4 (Dark Horse), Irredeemable #7 (BOOM! Studios), Sweet Tooth #2 (Vertigo), Criminal: The Sinners #1 (Icon), and The Mighty #9 (DC). Contests aplenty this [...]
A great week for variety! Pick of the Week goes to Garth Ennis & Carlos Ezquerra for The Boys #34 (Dynamite). Fast Five picks include Incognito #6 (Icon), Irredeemable #6 (BOOM! Studios), Northlanders #20 (Vertigo), Sir Edward Grey: Witchfinder #3 (Dark Horse), and Immortal Weapons #2 (Disney). Remember, if you haven’t checked it out yet, [...]