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.
This issue the crew welcome Robin Thorsen from the wildly popular web series The Guild and Tanya Bjork, creator of the comic book Havenhurst. Topics of discussion range from the guests’ own work to Black Snow comics’ Two Drink Minimum, Judge Dredd, Brubaker and Epting’s Velvet, the new Big Trouble in Little China comic from John Carpenter, Eric Powell and BOOM! Studios as well as A LOT of off-topic stuff. Mike draws lines in the sand with Coldplay and Neil Gaiman and the guys really put the “Drinking” back into the title with some Golden Road Point the Way IPA.