Acmecast #144 - The Fix is In! & Acmecast #145 - Submit or Perish!
Acmecast #145 will be available on 4.15.13 at 9 AM!
Jermaine, Stephen and Riley FINALLY get G-Man creator Chris Giarrusso on the line just two weeks before the Acme Comics release party for his new original graphic novel, G-Man vol. 3 Coming Home, on Wednesday, May 1st!
Then Jermaine finally gets a chance, now halfway through the series, to talk about Age of Ultron until he’s blue (or gold [AU]) in the face, but not before Stephen and Jody lay out the controversy between Apple, Comixology and Saga #12, spotlight some exciting collection offerings from Marvel in July, and debate the diversification of the Superior Spider-man line!
Acme E-Mail Update for 12.19.12 - Last New Book Day on the Mayan Calendar!
Energy for comic books, graphic novels, action figures, and statues has been super strong this holiday season. Some items are gone for good, but many more cool things remain!
Acmecast #114 - My Whole Life is Thunder! & Acmecast #115 - Guess Who’s Back?!
Jermaine, Stephen, Griffin and Jody swap out Comics at the Table in favor of headline news for this Friday’s show, taking time to talk over the release of Gail Simone from Batgirl, Scott Snyder and Yanick Paquette’s decision to leave Swamp Thing and Image’s choice to no longer do reprints for established, best-selling series!
Hawkguy writer Matt Fraction makes his third appearance on the show to talk to Jermaine and Stephen about writing a superhero comic about an Avenger that also just happens to be a guy trying to make the world a better place, launching the Fantastic Four and the FF in such a way that it pleases readers new and old alike, and the status of his creator-owned series for Image, Satellite Sam, with artist Howard Chaykin!
Acmecast #107 - We Are Legion! & Acmecast #108 - Where’s My Previews?!
Jermaine puts on his best clip-on tie and used car salesman persona and finds out what it’s gonna take to put Griffin, Jody and YOU, the Listener, into a copy of X-Men Legacy #1 during this week’s edition of Comics at the Table!
Then, Jermaine, Stephen, Griffin and Riley pull the curtain WAY back to bring you an insider’s look at how they approach their monthly orders from Previews magainze!
This Week’s Comics - Wednesday, October 10th
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NEW COMICS (RECOMMENDATIONS IN BOLD)
UNCANNY AVENGERS #1 MARVEL NOW - From the pages of the Avengers vs X-men conflict comes a new era of co-operation between Earth’s mightiest heroes and Marvel’s mutant heroes that may be the new face of Xavier’s dream! A threat worthy of a team like this looms nearby and with Rick Remender as writer you can expect a shocking conclusion! Art by John Cassaday! Be here Wednesday at 10am for the Uncanny Avengers Release Party! Special limited quantity variants, a sale on Rick Remender graphic novels, and free Uncanny Avengers promotional collectibles while supplies last!
Acmecast #91 - New World Order
Jermaine, Griffin, Riley and Michael are joined by the Fourth Man, Jody, to mourn the loss of Joe Kubert, speak to writer Scott Snyder about his first career writing short stories, the genesis of American Vampire and his start at DC, and show you the way it’s done via Mike Allred on Daredevil!
Acme E-Mail Update for 7.18.12 - the Dark Knight RISES!!!
From what we hear, Cody and Griffin did a fantastic job taking care of you guys last week while Jermaine and Stephen were away! Stephen’s back in the saddle right now and Jermaine is hoping to make it back in time to enjoy the Dark Knight Rises with everyone at midnight on Thursday!
Acmecast #73 - We’ve Got A Secret!
This episode will be available on 4.13.12 at 9 A.M.
Stephen, Frank, Adam and Adrian come to you LIVE from Chicago! That’s right, no editing here! Too much to do and too much food to eat! However, the 15 hour car ride up here gave them plenty of time to catch up on all of the latest comic news and plenty of this week’s comics!
Acmecast #69 - Before Everything & After
Jermaine, Stephen, Frank, Adam and DJ Griffin Kale remember the life and work of Moebius. Then Stephen talks with Marvel Executive Editor and Senior Vice President of Publishing Tom Brevoort about Avengers Assemble, Avengers vs. X-Men and Infinite Comics on the eve of WonderCon. Finally, this week’s Comics at the Table is all about first and last issues…and not being able to stop talking about Saga!
Acme E-Mail Update for 3.14.12 - AvX Launch Details!
As you may have heard through the grapevine, Jermaine and Stephen have been bouncing all over town taking some pretty high profile meetings with community leaders across the greater Greensboro area, like Greensboro’s Mayor Robbie Perkins, pictured below!