Welcome back to the AIPT Comics podcast, your weekly dose of news, reviews, and creator interviews. This week, Ram V joins the show to discuss The Swamp Thing. We dig into his approach with the first nine issues, what to expect with issue #10, and more! We also discuss what comics he’s reading right now. Don’t miss it, and our exclusive preview pages for the upcoming issues!
Before the interview, we recap the biggest news of the week starting with Image Comics workers forming a union and how Image won’t voluntarily recognize the union. We also discuss Jeff Lemire’s big plans for a horror universe, new details on Marvel’s Devil’s Reign, Valiant’s successfully funded Kickstarter, and more!
Standout KAPOW moment of the week:
Nathan – The Me You Love in the Dark #4 (Skottie Young, Jorge Corona)
Dave – Batman/Superman Authority Special #1 (Phillip Kennedy Johnson, Trevor Hairsine, Ben Templesmith)
AIPT Comics Podcast Top Books of the Week
- Silver Coin #6 (Josh Williamson, Michael Walsh)
- Dark Knights Of Steel #1 (Tom Taylor, Yasmine Putri)
- The Human Target #1 (Tom King, Greg Smallwood)
- The Swamp Thing #9 (Ram V, Mike Perkins)
In our Judging by the Cover segment, Dave’s favorite cover out next week is Alien #8 by R.B. Silva and Nathan talks about Meghan Hetrick’s Harley Quinn: The Eat, Bang, Kill Tour #3 cover. Check those out below.
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