The AIPT Comics podcast is back to recap the week and this week Dan Spinelli guest hosts! We host a special segment on Substack. We review our favorite Substack comics creators, what works, what doesn’t, and consider what the future may hold for the platform. We also check out the Substack app for iOS.
Before we get to Substack we recap the biggest news of the week. We start with Jim Rugg’s Maus homage variant being pulled. We discuss the ramifications of this choice as well as how something like this could happen.
In other comics news, we recap all of Marvel and DC Comics‘ Pride Month plans, discuss actor Paul Dano getting a writing gig at DC Comics to write a Riddler series, and discuss a number of new release news. New titles include Black Adam, Milestones In History, new Hellboy one-shot, and numerous titles at Image Comics too.
AIPT Comics Podcast Picks of the Week:
- The Forgotten Blade (Tze Chun, Toni Fejzula)
- The Silver Coin #10 (Michael Walsh)
- The Closet #2 (James Tynion, Gavin Fullerton)
- Eternals: The Heretic #1 (Kieron Gillen, Ryan Bodenheim + Edgar Salazar)
Standout KAPOW moment of the week:
Dan – X Lives of Wolverine #5 (Ben Percy, Joshua Cassarra)
Dave – X Lives of Wolverine #5 (Ben Percy, Joshua Cassarra)
In our Judging by the Cover segment, we pick our favorite cover art out next week! After scouring all the covers, Dave picked Venom: Lethal Protector #1 by David Nakayama, and Dan picked Ms. Marvel: Beyond the Limit #4 by Mashal Ahmed. Check those out below!
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