Special guests Scott Snyder and Tony S. Daniel join the show to talk about their new series Nocternal and its behind the scenes Kickstarter which launched Monday. We also talk about Snyder’s new comics label Best Jackett Press and more!
Before the interview, check out the biggest news in comics this week. The Marvel Solicitations are here with big announcements like Marvel announces ‘Wolverine: Black, White & Blood’ for November 2020; Taskmaster and Widowmakers…does this mean BW is coming soon; Eternals #1 coming; Indigenous Voices is coming to lift up Indigenous culture and history. Also, Marvel will release Alien Omnibuses containing original stories.
In other news, DC will publish Alan Moore’s original ‘Twilight of the Superheroes’ outline, Jim Lee gets in on The Batman logo, and DC FanDome: Explore the Multiverse coming September 12. Fantagraphics gets new logo and name, Locke & Key and the Sandman universe crossing over, BOOM! Extends returnability, Resident Alien returns this November and finally, Gideon Falls is ending with 80-page giant.
AIPT Comics Podcast Top Books of the Week
- Dark Nights: Death Metal: Death Metal Guidebook #1 (W: Snyder, Tynion, Williamson, Ayala, Zdarsky, Priest, Cloonan, A: Mahnke, Panosian, Risso, Cloonan, Randolph)
- Voyage to the Stars #1 (W: James Asmus, A: Connie Daidone)
- Spawn #1 (1992) (W/A: Todd McFarlane)
- Harley Quinn Black + White + Red #9 (W/A: Joe Quinones)
Our favorite cover art out next week is by Ryan Stegman for Fantastic Four: Antithesis and Toni Infante’s Mega Man Fully Charged #1. Check it out below.
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