Welcome to the AIPT Comics podcast, your one-stop shop for your recap on the comics news and reviews of the week! This week, Dan Jurgens joins the show to discuss the Death of Superman and the new special coming from DC Comics in November. We discuss what it was like when national news picked up on Superman’s death, collaborating with his comics legend peers on the new special, and more! We also dig into the deluxe edition reprint coming out in December! This is an extended interview from the written article posted a few days ago.
Before we get to Jurgens, we recap the biggest news of the week, starting with… The Death of Superman 30th Anniversary Special #1! We also discuss DC Comics’ new anthology DC’s Saved by the Belle Reve #1.
We also recap the Chip Zdarsky CHIPCLASS, the new double-sized Nightfall: Double Feature horror anthology that was announced, Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips new Follow Me Down Reckless graphic novel, Thunderbolts #1 getting new art revealed, Marvel spoiling who Bedlam is, and we dissect the Fantastic Four super secret creative team.
AIPT Comics Podcast Top Books of the Week
Dave and Nathan:
- Detective Comics #1062 (Ram V, Si Spurrier, Rafael Alburquerque, Dani)
- Amazing Spider-Man #6 (or 900!) (Zeb Wells, Ed McGuinness, Daniel Kibblesmith, Todd Nauck, Jeff Loveness, David Lopez, Marcos Martin, Dan Slott)
Standout KAPOW moment of the week:
Nathan – Superman: Space Age #1 (Mark Russell, Michael Allred, Laura Allred)
Dave – Venom #9 (Al Ewing, Bryan Hitch)
In our Judging by the Cover segment, Dave loved Alex Ross’ Iron Man #22 out next week and Nathan discusses the Jessica Fong main cover for Poison Ivy #3, Check those out below.
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