In Issue 12 the Drinking w/ Comics crew welcomes guest host Jessica Kinni! Jessica schools Mike and Shawn on Gluten free beer, Doctor Who and Reality TV. Meanwhile, several delicious pints of Lost Coast Brewery’s Downtown Brown Ale sufficiently spur Mike to deliver the lowdown on just how variant covers really work. Other topics include Joss & Jed Whedon’s Dollhouse, Archie from Riverdale’s heroic death and Rick Remender and Greg Tocchini’s new book Low. Oh, and speaking of RR, the ongoing drinking game that revolves around the mention of his name goes haywire!
New ongoing spin-off series! A short session with Mike and Shawn where they talk about what they are currently reading and why you should read it too!
In this issue the Drinking w/ Comics crew welcomes Aspen Comics’ Vince Hernandez (Damsels in Excess) and Siya Oum (LOLA XOXO). Big Sky Brewing’s Moose Drool Brown Ale and Lucky Buddha’s Pale Lager are on tap. Topics of discussion center on, of course, Siya and Vince’s books and artistic processes, as well what you need to know in case of an apocalypse, variant covers, SDCC’14, Galactus, Punk Rock Jesus and Scott Snyder & Sean Murphy’s The Wake.
In this issue Mike and Shawn go back to basics. Beers on tap include Goose Island’s delicious Sofie, Franziskaner and Alaskan Amber, and topics of discussion range from Robert Kirkman’s new book Outcast, Crystar the Crystal Warrior, the new batch of Guardians of the Galaxy solo books and 80s classic Nick Fury Vs. SHIELD. Oh yeah, and Joe.Baxter introduces the guys to the Stan Lee’s Excelsior Awards after Shawn and Science Officer Erin help him conduct some ESP experiments.
This episode the Drinking with Comics gang gets Podcrashed by comedian Chris Gore! Topics of discussion range from Chris’ new comedy album Celebrities Poop, to Saranac Brewery’s White IPA, to how Marvel should approach the inevitable recasting of the cast of the Avengers. Oh yeah, and the 90′s unforgiveable trend of gimmicky comic book covers goes to trial — is X-Force #1′s poly-bagged ridiculousness worse than Chromium? Tune in to find out!!!