Alternate Reality – Episode 378

Alternate Reality – Episode #378 Jon and Charlie are back together and re-connecting over some nerdy talk about all the stuff they’ve been reading and watching. We felt like it was hi-time we caught back with everyone and checked in. Also on this episode we are joined by John Wimmer (aka Nuggie99). It was a [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #296 Part VI: Mega Con 2014 Wrap Up & Interviews!

[caption id="attachment_35406" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Far left: Thurl Ravenscroft as Aquaman. Top Right: MegaCon banner. Bottom left to right: interviewees: Thurl Ravenscroft (closeup), Bill McCray and Laura Martin.[/caption] In this final episode on MegaCon 2014 I share my thoughts about the convention,which I attended on Saturday, March 22 and Sunday March 23, while missing its first [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode 296 Part V: MegaCon 2014: Kickstarter Panel!

  This was the final panel I attended Sunday, and my final panel for MegaCon 2014. It started around 1:45 p.m., at the same time the AGES OF HEROES ERAS OF MEN panel was ending, so I joined the Kickstarter panel already in progress. The panelists were Jimmy Palmiotti, Frank Tieri and Nelson DeCastro. They [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #296 Part IV: MegaCon 2014: The Capes, Cowls And Culture: Ages Of Heroes, Eras of Men Panel!

[caption id="attachment_35299" align="aligncenter" width="386"] (L to R) Julian Chambliss, William Svitavsky and Thomas Donaldson.[/caption]   This panel was the first one I attended at MegaCon on Sunday, March 23, 2014, around 1:00 p.m. The panelists, Julian Chambliss, William Svitavsky and Thomas Donaldson, discuss the book they edited, AGES OF HEROES, ERAS OF MEN, published by Cambridge [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode 296 Part III: MegaCon 2014: Breaking-In Panel!

[caption id="attachment_35294" align="aligncenter" width="300"] (L to R) Russell Lissau, Frank Tieri, Mike Miller, Steve Horton and panel moderator Roland Mann.[/caption] Download Episode 3296 Part IV! This was the third and final panel I attended at MegaCon on Saturday, March 22, 2014. It was not a how-to on breaking in to comic book stores or comic [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode 296 Part II: MegaCon 2014: Spotlight On Bill Sienkiewicz Panel!

[caption id="attachment_35265" align="aligncenter" width="590"] (L to R) J. David Spurlock and Bill Sienkiewicz.[/caption] The second panel I attended at the 2014 MegaCon was the SPOTLIGHT IN BILL SIENKIEWICZ PANEL, which occurred on Saturday, March 22, 2014. J. David Spurlock, writer, comic book agent and publisher of Vanguard Productions served as moderator. Vanguard Productions produces art books on [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #296 Part I: MegaCon 2014: The Kubert School Panel!

Download Episode #296 Part I! This panel was the first one I attended at the 2014 MegaCon. It began at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2014. Adam Kubert led the panel, showing a video about the school, then discussing how the Kubert school prepares students for not only a comic book career, but other [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode 296: MegaCon 2014 Preview!

Download Episode #296! No, you haven’t missed an episode. Preparing to cover seven stories in SUPERMAN ANNUAL 6 took longer than expected, and home life used up some more spare time, so we will jump back through the time barrier after my MegaCon coverage and finish up the Superman titles cover dated January 1963, and [...]

Back To The Bins – Episode 105

Disenfranchised by the modern comics industry, Paul Spataro, Scott Gardner and Bill Robinson now ply the timestream in a never-ending quest to re-discover and re-connect with that unique brand of fun and excitement that can only truly be found in good ol’ fashioned randomly-selected Comic Book back issues!!  Journey with them now…back…Back To The Bins!! [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode 263 Part VIII:Mega Con 2013 Wrap Up!

[caption id="attachment_27967" align="aligncenter" width="300"] (L to R): Bob McCleod, me and Darren Nowell, co-host of the Legion Of Substitute Podcasters.[/caption] This is my final episode of my Megacon 2013 coverage. In this episode I touch on the highlights of the convention and the panels I attended, getting to meet Darren Nowell, co-host of the Legion Of [...]

Two True Freaks! – MEGACON 2013 Wrap-Up Special!!

Join host Scott H. Gardner, with Special Guest Michael Bailey of the “Views From The Longbox” and “From Crisis To Crisis: A Family Guy– er, I mean — A Superman Podcast” for an in-depth look at this year’s premiere southeastern U.S. sci-fi/anime/comic book convention — MEGACON 2013!! Scott talks (and talks and talks) all about [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #263 Part VII: MegaCon 2013: Kickstart Your Kickstarter Panel With Jimmy Palmiotti!

[caption id="attachment_27865" align="aligncenter" width="386"] Jimmy Palmiotti[/caption] The KICKSTART YOUR KICKSTARTER panel was the final panel I attended at MegaCon on Sunday, March 17, 2013 on St. Patrick’s Day. Jimmy Palmiotti shares his experiences on the three Kickstarter graphic novels he has funded through the crowd sourcing website. He answers questions and shares the do’s and don’ts of [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #263 Part VI: MegaCon 2013: Indie Comics Panel!

[caption id="attachment_27833" align="aligncenter" width="472"] Far Left: Terry Cronin. Top Right (L to R): Jeff Kaufman, Martin Pierro and Juan Navarro. Bottom Right (L to R): Tom Mumme, Jo Witherington and Martin Dunn. Not pictured: Sebastian Piccione and Brian Pulido.[/caption] NOTE: This episode contains EXPLICIT language. Use your discretion while listening. The INDIE COMICS PANEL was [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #263 Part IV: MegaCon 2013: Dean Cain Panel!

[caption id="attachment_27821" align="aligncenter" width="386"] Dean Cain[/caption] The Dean Cain panel was the second one I attended on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at MegaCon. Dean Cain was welcomed with a standing ovation in the crowded hall. He shared many stories about his time on LOIS & CLARK: THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN TV show. Dean talked [...]

Superman Fan Podcast Episode #263 Part III: Mega Con 2013: Working On Licensed Comics Panel!

[caption id="attachment_27814" align="aligncenter" width="386"] Top L to R: Georges Jeanty, Allan Dempsey.Bottom: L – R: Elliot Fernandez, Chuck Dixon, Justin Pegg, Andy Price and Jeremy Dale.Not shown: Christopher Lee and Mike Atiyeh[/caption] The WORKING ON LICENSED COMICS panel was the second panel I attended at MEGACON on Saturday, March 16, 2013. Once again I want [...]