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AIPT Comics Podcast Episode 185: Comics love the '90s and Curt Pires talks political thriller 'New America'

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AIPT Comics Podcast Episode 185: Comics love the ’90s and Curt Pires talks political thriller ‘New America’

Dave and Nathan recap the week in comics, plus writer Curt Pires joins us to talk ‘New America’ #1.

Nathan and Dave are back to recap the week in comics keeping you up to date and connected. This week our special guest is writer Curt Pires to talk about the new Comixology Originals series New America. We discuss its political element, how it was originally conceived with artist Luca Casalanguida and its thriller underpinnings.

You can stream the AIPT Comics podcast below or find it on Apple PodcastsSpotifyAmazon Music, or wherever you get your podcasts.

Before the interview, we recap the week and news, and boy, is there a lot. Thanks to solicitations, we review all the big titles from Marvel, DC, BOOM! Studios, and more in November and December. We also discuss the mysterious S.O.S. teaser Marvel revealed on Friday!

AIPT Comics Podcast Top Comics of the Week

Dave:

  1. The Silver Coin #13 (Johnnie Christmas, Michael Walsh)
  2. Batman: One Bad Day – The Riddler #1 (Tom King, Mitch Gerads)

Nathan:

  1. Batman: One Bad Day – The Riddler #1 (Tom King, Mitch Gerads)
  2. Do A Powerbomb #3 (Daniel Warren Johnson)

Standout KAPOW moment of the week:

Dave – Barbaric: Axe to Grind (Michael Moreci, Nathan Gooden)

AIPT Comics Podcast Episode 185: Curt Pires

Nathan – Strange #5 (Jed Mackay, Marcelo Ferreira)

Nathan - Strange #5 (Jed Mackay, Marcelo Ferreira)

In our Judging by the Cover segment, Dave loved Maria Wolf’s Carnage variant cover, and Nathan loved John McCrea’s The Swamp Thing #16 cover. Check out both below.

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