Join the AIPT Comics podcast for your weekly fill of comic book news, reviews, and more! This week, Benjamin Percy joins the show to talk about his new scripted podcast series Wastelanders: Old Man Star-Lord. We dig into the creation of the series, what to expect, and more. We also pick Percy’s brain on his ongoing X-Force and Wolverine stories as well as what to expect from the Hellfire Gala!
Before the interview, we dig into the biggest news of the week! This week, DC Comics took over the news circuit as they revealed their August 2021 plans. The news started this week when DC Comics announced Superman vs. Lobo #1, followed that up with The Joker Presents: A Puzzlebox #1, and announced the international Batman: The World for September. A little late, but DC finally revealed their Free Comic Book Day titles.
Meanwhile, Image Comics announced The Silver Coin is getting a new writer lineup and Marvel Comics announced two new series. The first is a new X-Men series called Inferno and the second is a new Star Wars: High Republic limited series.
AIPT Comics Podcast Picks of the Week:
- The Blue Flame #1 (W: Christopher Cantwell, A: Adam Gorham)
- X-Men #20 (W: Jonathan Hickman, A: Francesco Mobili)
In our Judging by the Cover segment, Dave picked the main Marauders #21 cover by Russell Dauterman and Chris, well he picked the variant cover for the same issue by Dauterman! It was a clean sweep! Check those covers out below.
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