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Episode 39 - An Interview with the Creators of Subatomic Party Girls

This week on The Comics Alternative podcast Andy and Derek invite the creators of the new digital comic, Subatomic...

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Episode 38.1 - At the Dallas Comic Con

This past Saturday, Derek attended the Dallas Comic Con, which was held at the Irving Convention Center, and ran from...

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Episode 38 - A Review of On the Ropes and Red Handed: The Fine Art of Strange Crimes

This week Andy and Derek review two recent graphic novels, James Vance and Dan E. Burr’s On the Ropes and Matt...

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Episode 37 - An Interview with Rick Geary

In this week’s episode of The Comics Alternative, Andy and Derek interview acclaimed artist Rick Geary. His new book,...

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Episode 36.1 - FCBD Panel Discussion at Lone Star Comics

This past Saturday, Free Comic Book Day, Lone Star Comics in Plano, TX, sponsored a panel discussion on the current...

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Episode 36 - The May Previews Catalog

Despite its nefarious subtitle, this week’s episode of The Comics Alternative is all-age friendly! In it you’ll hear...

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Episode 35.1 - FCBD at Lone Star Comics

Free Comic Book Day was Saturday, May 4th, and the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics were at Lone Star Comics...

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Episode 35 - Review of New #1s and a Discussion of the Eisner Award Nominees

This week Andy and Derek review three new #1 comics: the Vertigo anthology Time Warp, Brian K. Vaughn and Marcos...

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Episode 34 - An Interview with Jamal Igle

This week on The Comics Alternative Andy and Derek interview Jamal Igle about his new project, Molly Danger. This is...

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Episode 33 - Review of Comics about Cartoonists and Haunted Horror

This week on the podcast, Andy and Derek review two recent projects from the archival powerhouse that is Craig Yoe,...

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Episode 32 - Review of The Massive Vol. 1 and Five Ghosts: The Haunting of Fabian Gray

This week on The Comics Alternative podcast, Andy and Derek review the first collected trade of Brian Wood, Kristian...

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Episode 31 - The April Previews Catalog

This week Andy and Derek flip through the April Previews catalog, highlighting the various comic books, collections,...

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Episode 30.1 - Another Visit to Lone Star Comics

The Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics make another visit to Lone Star Comics in Plano, Texas. There they talk...

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Episode 30 - Review of Hellraisers, Helheim, and Constantine

This week the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics return with another one of their regular review shows, this one...

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Episode 29 - Recent Crime, Detective, and Noir Comics, Part II

This week the Two Guys with PhDs return with the second of their two-episode look at recent crime, detective, and...

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Episode 28 - An Interview with Ben Katchor

This week, Derek and Andy talk with Ben Katchor, an award-winning cartoonist who has also worked in musical theater...

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Episode 27 - The March Previews Catalog

This week the Two Guys with (easy) PhDs take their monthly stroll through the pages of the new Previews catalog....

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Episode 26 - Goodbye Hellblazer, Hello Constantine!

This week the Two Guys with PhDs eulogize the recently ended Hellblazer series and the publication of its 300th...

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Episode 26.1 - Talking Hellblazer at Lone Star Comics

This is the first of what will become a monthly supplement to our regular episodes of The Comics Alternative: an...

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Episode 25 - Recent Crime, Detective, and Noir Comics, Part I

This week Andy and Derek begin what will be a two-episode look at recent crime, detective, and noir comics. In this...

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