Special guests Jeremy Holt and Elizabeth Beals join us to talk about their new comiXology Originals OGN Virtually Yours. We discuss the series, how it got started, and their creative process. Before we dig in with Holt and Beals we break down the biggest news of the week.
In our top news, Warren Ellis accusers have launched a website detailing victim experiences, resources. Marvel and ReedPOP launched ‘Marvel Made’ high-end collectible store and Robert Kirkman says he has no plans for more Walking Dead or Negan comics.
New series galore were announced too like a new Rorschach comic that is on the way from Tom King, Marvel reveals Dark Ages event for Fall 2020, Second Coming sequel coming in December, and BOOM! Studios is launching sci-fi epic ‘Origins’ a new limited series for November 2020, and they are unleashing Keanu Reeves-written BRZRKR #1 in October 2020.
Also in the news, NBCUniversal launches comics company with Grant Morrison on the first title, Yojimbo CG show in the works at Netflix, Marvel posts X of Swords “chapter” covers throughout Thursday then teases Swordbearers of Arakko, and finally, comic review and news websites lead call to drop Dynamite coverage after the company advertises a Comics Gate product.
Comics Podcast Top Books of the Week
- Dark Nights: Death Metal #2 (W: Scott Snyder, A: Greg Capullo) – Read the AIPT review.
- Virtually Yours (W: Jeremy Holt, A: Elizabeth Beals) Read the AIPT review.
- Undone By Blood #4 (W: Zac Thompson, Lonnie Nadler, A: Sami Kivela) Read the AIPT review.
- Giant-Size X-Men: Magneto #1 (W: Jonathan Hickman, A: Ramon Perez) Read the AIPT review.
Comics Podcast Judging by the Cover Jr.
We discuss our favorite cover art that will blow your mind that is out next week which includes the cover to Wolverine #3 by Adam Kubert & Greg Hildebrandt and New Mutants #11 by Flaviano. Check out the art below.
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