Hellboy creator Mike Mignola and Christine Mignola, business manager of the Mignola universe, surprise the Comic Bug Creator Meetup with an insightful discussion of the comic book industry and their careers!
This issue Mike and Shawn are joined on camera by the Action Figure Insider himself, renowned toy expert Daniel Pickett. Topics of discussion range from McFarlane Toys new Walking Dead Building sets, the new Flash tv show, Brubaker & Phillips’ The Fade Out and Grant Morrison’s Multiversity. The crew also gets a fantastic flashback pic from Daniel in the form of Piranha Press’ Beautiful Stories for Ugly Children (specifically the infamous A Cotton Candy Autopsy) and Mike talks about The Comic Bug’s forthcoming new, second location in Culver City!!! All while enjoying Double Take Brewing’s Belgian White Ale.
In Issue 6, Shawn and Mike interview A Voice in the Dark creator Larime Taylor and talk to Cassidy James about his kickstarter campaign for Gun Up Paintball. We get a peek at Free Comic Book Day 2014 and Joe.Baxter’s face is finally revealed! Shawn and Mike drink Firestone Walker 805 while Joe.Baxter and Co. drink New Belgium Summer Helles.
Cassidy James’ kickstarter mentioned on the show:
In Drinking With Comics issue #1 Joe mans the cameras while Mike and Shawn discuss the return of Miracle Man, the joys of Matt Fraction’s Hawkeye series, the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy movie, Terry Moore’s Rachel Rising and of course, Rick Remender. We get into a bunch of other stuff too, all while the three of us enjoy a delicious six pack of Hoegaarden beer.