This week on the comics podcast, we devote a segment to webcomics. Why does it work so well and what are our favorites? Some of our favorites include Poorly Drawn Lines, Three Word Phrase, Oglaf, and Kill Six Billion Demons.
Before we dive into that segment we break down the news! The top news of the week is that Steve Geppi announced he is reassuming the role of president for his enterprise, while also Diamond Comic Distributors has been found to charge comic shops increased shipping rates. What does this mean for the industry when every comics publisher aside from DC Comics uses Diamond?
Other news from around the industry reveals 21 Empyre Tie-ins are no more, Scott Lobdell announced he’s stepping away from Red Hood, while others share Geoff Johns, Joss Whedon, Jim Lee experiences. Gear up for a Judge Dredd live experience in the UK for the spring 2021. We’re excited.
Marvel Comics has big news revealing the Mandalorian comics are on the way, Disney+ adds “A look inside the 616” to comic-con@home lineup, and Alien and Predator comics head to Marvel in 2021. Finally, a Hamilton comic was once on the way!
Comics Podcast Top Books of the Week
- Devil’s Highway #1 (W: Benjamin Percy, A: Brent Schoonover) – read my review.
- Harley Quinn: Black + White + Red (2020) #2 (W/A: Mirka Andolfo) – read my review.
- King of Nowhere #3 (W: W. Maxwell Prince, A: Tyler Jenkins, Hillary Jenkins)
- Harley Quinn: Black + White + Red #2 (W/A: Mirka Andolfo)
Comics Podcast Judging by the Cover Jr.
We discuss our favorite cover art that will be emblazoning comics out te week of July 8th. Dave picks Detective Comics #1024 by Brad Walker and Forrest picks The Sky Is Blue With A Single Cloud by Kuniko Tsurita. Check those out below.
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