Interview Spectacular: David Pepose

In the latest Interview Spectacular, we sit down with David Pepose, creator & writer of Spencer & Locke out of Action Lab.

David gives us the rundown of how the series came to be, working with Jorge Santiago, the series being optioned for a movie, and where the story is headed in the second arc. Additionally, we chat him up about some of his current favorites in comics and have some fun with rapid fire questions.

Spencer & Locke 2 arrives in comic shops on April 24th, 2019. Be sure to preorder today, and many thanks to David for the chat!

Episode 179: Old Man Syndrome

This week, we review the debuts of Old Man Quill and Female Furies. Other books discussed include Marvelous X-Meh, Uncanny X-Men, Super Sons, Spencer and Locke, and Umbrella Academy.

Elsewhere, the upcoming Interview Spectacular is teased, we prep for the release of Umbrella Academy, and dissect Hulu’s Marvel animated news.

Next week’s debut review:

  • Avengers: No Road Home

Episode 176: Multiple Widows

This week, we review Black Widow #1 and attempted to purchase White Widow #1. Other books discussed include Gideon Falls, The Wicked + The Divine, Jessica Jones, Catwoman, Deadly Class, and Death of Superman.

Elsewhere, Tom King dominates the news, comic book movies make the Oscars, fans weigh in, and much more.

Next week’s debut review:

  • Oliver #1 - SERIES PREMIERE! Award-winning screenwriter GARY WHITTA (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, The Book Of Eli) teams with celebrated artist DARICK ROBERTSON (Transmetropolitan, HAPPY!, The Boys) for a new take on a literary classic-with a futuristic twist. OLIVER re-imagines Charles Dickens' most famous orphan as a post-apocalyptic superhero fighting to liberate a war-ravaged England while searching for the truth about his own mysterious origins.

Episode 175: Young Justice Reunion

This week, we review Young Justice #1 from Brian Michael Bendis and Patrick Gleason. Other books discussed include Super Sons, Uncanny X-Men, Punisher, and Batman.

Elsewhere, Brooks saw Spider-Man and Venom, Vision & Scarlet Witch get a showrunner, Spider-Man’s trailer is revealed, and we dissect the latest Simpsons listicle.

Next week’s debut reviews:

  • White Widow #1

  • Black Widow #1

Episode 173: Back to School with Betty & Veronica

This week, we review the return of Betty & Veronica. Other books discussed include Dead Man Logan, Runaways, X-Force, Uncanny X-Men, Old Man Hawkeye, Extermination, Marvel Knights, and Avengers vs. X-Men VS.

Elsewhere, we dissect episode 1 of Deadly Class, do some holiday catch up, and a special guest details their latest trip to the comic shop.

Next week’s Debut Review:

  • Champions - THE WORLD STILL NEEDS HEROES – AND THERE ARE HEROES ALL OVER THE WORLD! The Champions have gone global! The team has seen explosive growth under Ms. Marvel’s leadership, with super-powered members ready to answer the call in a dozen different countries. They’re saving people and improving lives across the planet while they inspire the next generation... but something sinister lurks beneath the surface of their expanded mission. It’s a dark secret that could destroy the team and everything they stand for! Jim Zub (AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER, UNCANNY AVENGERS) and Steven Cummings (Wayward, Legends of the Dark Knight) ignite a new era of CHAMPIONS, filled to the brim with action, adventure and drama in the Mighty Marvel Manner!

Episode 164: He's Back, Bub

This week, we review Return of Wolverine #1 from Marvel. Other books discussed include Runaways, The Wicked + The Divine, Batman: Damned, Cemetery Beach, Mister Miracle, West Coast Avengers, Pearl, and Batman: White Knight.

We also talk the Captain Marvel trailer, Charles Soule saying farewell with Daredevil, Marvel’s MCU plans for Disney’s streaming service, and much more.

Next week’s Debut Reviews:

  • Heroes in Crisis #1

  • Man-Eaters #1

Episode 163: We Won't Be Bullied

We catch up on the last couple weeks of comings by reviewing Cover #1 and Bully Wars #1. Other books discussed include Super Sons, Goliath Girls, Teenage Wasteland, The Seeds, Astonishing X-Men, Mech Cadet Yu, Dead Hand, Catwoman, Runaways, The Wicked + The Divine, and Isola.

We also run through all the news from TV, print and the big screen, including one more rant about DC’s movie slate.

Next week’s Debut Review:

  • Return of Wolverine