Mike, Nick and René fight it out trying to determine who is the best superhero dad. They really, really tried.
This week, Mike and Brian are joined by Gabe Cheng, creator of the comic For Molly, Love at First Bite, and the LIVE on Kickstarter, Into The Wilderness, to discuss what comics got them hooked on the medium.
Mike and René are joined by special guest Simon Domoney-Lyttle to talk about comics that helped them understand comics better.
Brian and Kait join Mike this week to talk about romantic relationships in comic books. Rogue & Gambit, Scott Free & Big Barda, Invincible & Atom Eve, and so much more. What makes a good relationship in a comic story?
Tia and Brian join Mike to answer questions and cover the usual: comics and comics and comics.
What are their favorite comics with themes of family? Why do we love them so much? Why is Mike such an X-Trash person?
The thunder rolls in on a dark night, it’s cold, but there is enough light for one thing… comic books. What’s on YOUR Pull List?
The storm of comics hides away past the mountains… What’s on YOUR Pull List?
Paul and Nick join Mike to talk about comics that surprised us (good and bad). And then some business about why that is.
This episode was recorded on January 14th, 2017. Nick and Paul join Mike this week to discuss what they’re looking forward to in comics for 2017–but they only know so much. The end of Invincible?Grass Kings by Matt Kindt? Secret Empire? Batwoman by Marguerite Bennett and James Tynion IV? Parisian White by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Bill Sienkiewicz? All Time Comics from Fantagraphics? Aliens: Dead Orbit? Transformers vs GI Joe: The Movie Adaptation? And so much more! Also: Beware of Roller Derby… it’s fun until it leads to bloodsport! Timestamps 00:00:00 – Start/Last Week in Comics 00:27:25 – Comic Picks 00:34:43 – Has a comic book ever made you cry? 01:04:43 – Credits Comic Reads/Picks for this week Killing and Dying by Adrian Tomine God Country #1 Jonesy #9 IvX #2 The Punisher #7 JLA (‘96) Vol 1 Predator vs Judge Dredd vs Aliens #1 Wrath of the Eternal Warrior #14 All-Star Batman #5 Ninjak #22 Jack Kirby: Pencils and Inks Superman Annual DC Bombshells Vol 1: Enlisted SLAM! #3 Black Hammer Annual #1 Black Widow #10 Relevant Links/Information Mike – @mikerapin Paul – @OhHiPaulie Nick – @dethstarplnz This week’s music was by Infinity Shred. This week’s episode was produced by Mike Rapin and edited by Zander Riggs. Have a question? Want us to talk about a topic? Submit discussion topics to our subreddit /r/IReadComicBooks or our Goodreads group and get a hold of us in the comments or here: email@example.com – @ircbpodcast & #IReadComicBooks. Hey #PodernFamily listeners! Thanks for dropping by! TuneIn | Player.fm | Overcast