This issue our guest is Kristen Renee Gorlitz, creator, and writer of Independent Horror Comic The Empties! We love this book and will tell you all about why it’s awesome and why you should click on over to Kickstarter and support its next phase of development! Also, this issue, the expansion of Neil Gaiman and DC Vertigo’s Sandman Universe with Lucifer #1, Sam Keith’s big purple hero The Maxx returns in a crossover with Batman, and there’s a handful of really great new releases on Image – Blackbird and Dead Rabbit!
Shawn and Mike tease Joe.Baxter’s secret identity before going on to discuss Goose Island Beer, the new Silver Surfer and Elektra series from Marvel, the triumphant return of David Lapham’s Stray Bullets. Also Mike introduces Shawn to Richard Starkings’ Elephantmen! Oh yeah, and Producer Steve Simon stops by to tell us about the new show Geek Cred! All this and more, despite some S.H.I.E.L.D*.-related technical difficulties which are quickly overcome!