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Episode 37 – Tintin in Tibet by Herge/George Remi

Listen to Episode 37 After a long hiatus, the Phoenix Comics Podcast returns for what will likely be our last episode in this format for a while. We’re working on another comics related podcast project, and we’ll let you know … Continue reading

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Episode 36 – Pietrolino by Alejandro Jodorowsky and Olivier G. Boiscommun

Listen to Episode 36! Jeff and I delve into another comic with Jodorowsky’s name on the spine. We discuss collaboration and what writer and artist bring to the finished product (specifically from theatre), adaptation, along with our usual diversions along … Continue reading

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Episode 35 – Book Club – Rex Mundi by Arvid Nelson, Eric J, and Juan Ferreyra

Listen to Episode 35! On this episode Jeff and Russell talk about Rex Mundi, the alternate history detective thriller… with a bit of political intrigue thrown in for good measure. It’s ambitious, but we have a few bones to pick … Continue reading

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Episode 34 – Book Club – Starstruck by Elaine Lee, Michael Kaluta, Lee Moyer, and Charles Vess

Listen to Episode 34! On this Episode me and Jeff talk about Starstruck, Elaine Lee and Michael Kaluta’s long running Science Fiction epic. I’ll put some images up when I get a chance!  

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Episode 33 – Book Club – Warriors Three by Bill Willingham and Neil Edwards

Listen to Episode 33! Jeff and Russell talk about Warriors Three by Bill Willingham and Neil Edwards, a four issue miniseries that was originally published in 2010 and collected in Warriors Three: Dog Day Afternoon. We also briefly discuss art … Continue reading

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Episode 32 – Book Club – Revolver by Matt Kindt

Listen to Episode 32! Jeff and Russell talk about Revolver by Matt Kindt, a slice-of-life science fiction story published by the Vertigo arm of DC Comics. We talk about the splash page on “page 12” which is actually page 7 … Continue reading

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Episode 31 – Book Club – A Drifting Life by Yoshihiro Tatsumi

Listen to Episode 32! Me and Jeff talk about A Drifting Life, an 800 plus page autobiographical Manga tome by Yoshihiro Tatsumi, published by Drawn and Quarterly. We also talk about historical context and how that fits in with the … Continue reading

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