For issue forty-four, we took the show on the road. Teaming up with the delightful Armageddon Trivia at El Cuervo Art Gallery in downtown El Segundo! Special guest studio owner Ralph Villalobos talks about the end of an era as he closes El Cuervo and moves on to a career teaching Graphic Illustration and storytelling! Current books we’ll talk about include but are not limited to Bendis and Mack’s Cover, Infinite Dark, Cold Spots, and Warrren Ellis/Jason Howard’s new title Cemetery Beach! Plus – more!
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!!!