Welcome back to the AIPT Comics podcast, your one-stop-shop for the week in review. This week, Dave and Nathan dig into the latest news covering DC Comics, Marvel, Valiant, BOOM!, Image, and more!
Starting off, we recap the biggest comics news from DC FanDome which revealed DC’s Monkey Prince to debut 12-issue series in 2022. We also reflect on DC FanDome tripling views to 66 million. We also discuss the shock folks had with Superman changing his motto to “Truth, Justice and a Better Tomorrow.” We also discuss the news surrounding Superman: Son of Kal-El #5.
In other news, comiXology adds a reading feature and comics on Kindle apps accessibility, Valiant signals big changes and expansion for 2022, Angel heads to Hollywood, Joe Hill’s Rain getting comics adaptation at Syzygy Publishing/Image Comics, Marvel announced Spine-Tingling Spider-Man Marvel Unlimited series, and we review the Marvel Comics solicitations for January 2022.
AIPT Comics Podcast Top Books of the Week:
- Refrigerator Full of Heads (2021) #1 (Rio Youers, Tom Fowler) – Read our review.
- Death of Doctor Strange #2 (Jed MacKay, Lee Garbett)
- Catwoman: Lonely City #1 (Cliff Chiang)
- Night of the Ghoul #1 (Scott Snyder, Francesco Francavilla)
Standout KAPOW moment of the week:
Nathan – United States of Captain America #5 (Christopher Cantwell, Dale Eaglesham)
Dave – Batman #115 (Jorge Jimenez, Tynion)
Check those out below.
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