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The Fourth Wall Comics Podcast – Episode 65

The Fourth Wall Comics Podcast – Episode #65

 

the big book of the week

  • Detective Comics #858 [00:53]

mainstream

  • Arkham Reborn #1 (of 3) [06:24]
  • Blackest Night #4 (of 8)[11:45]
  • Green Lantern #47 [17:51]
  • Superman Secret Origin #2 (of 6) [20:59]
  • Punisher #10 + Dark Reign: The List – Punisher [25:15]
  • Fantastic Four #572 [36:05]
  • Dark Avengers: Ares #1 [38:17]
  • Ms. Marvel #46 [42:27]
  • Ultimate Comics: Armor Wars #2 (of 4) [48:03]
  • Ultimate Comics: Avengers #3 [1:01:01]

indie

  • FVZA #1 (of 3) [1:13:53]
  • Ignition City #5 (of 5) [1:20:43]
  • Abe Sapien (One Shot Wonders) [1:25:48]

lightning round

  • Northlanders #21 [1:30:07]
  • The Boys #1 [1:32:05]
  • Invincible Presents Atom Eve & Rex Splode #1 (of 3) [1:33:33]

trades [1:34:41]

  • Wolverine Old Man Logan HC
  • GI Joe Cobra TP
  • Sandman The Dream Hunters HC
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Fourth Wall Weekly #48 – Comic Books

Fourth Wall Weekly #48 – Comic Books

Mainstream Weekly:
DC
Regular Titles:
Batman: Battle for the Cowl #1 (of 3) [01:06]
R.E.B.E.L.S. #2    [11:24]
Green Lantern Corps #34 [12:55]
Action Comics #875 [19:04]

MARVEL
Regular Titles:
Captain Britain And MI 13 #11 [25:31]
Ghost Rider #33 [29:53]
Wonderful Wizard Of Oz #4 (of 8)[34:27]

Independents Day:
Walking Dead #59 [36:11]
30 Days Of Night: 30 Days Til Death #4 [37:00]
City Of Dust #5 (of 5) [40:47]
Hexed #3 (of 4) [44:29]
Scalped #26  [51:34]

Trades Show:
This Week’s Top Graphic Novels [56:01]:
Transmetropolitan TP Vol 1 Back On The Street
Perry Bible Fellowship Almanack HC
Anna Mercury TP Vol 1 The Cutter
Angel After The Fall HC Vol 3
Epilogue TP
Wormwood Gentleman Corpse HC Vol 1
Neil Gaiman Blueberry Girl HC
Runaways Premiere HC Dead Wrong
Secret Invasion TP Inhumans
Secret Invasion TP Who Do You Trust
Secret Invasion TP X-Men

Next Time:
What’s Coming Out For Next Week [1:02:14]:
Single Issues:
AIR #7
BLACK LIGHTNING YEAR ONE #6
DARK AVENGERS #3
END LEAGUE #7
HOTWIRE #2
INVINCIBLE #60
SPIDER-MAN NOIR #4
SUPERGIRL #39
THUNDERBOLTS #130
ULTIMATE X-MEN #100
UNCANNY X-MEN #507
WOLVERINE #71
Graphic Novels:
AIR TP VOL 01 LETTERS FROM LOST COUNTRIES
AMERICAN JESUS TP VOL 01 CHOSEN

Fourth Wall Weekly #39 – Comic Books

COMICS

Mainstream Weekly:

MARVEL

Dark Reign:

  • Punisher #1 [0:00:53]
  • Secret Invasion: War Of Kings & War of Kings Saga [0:08:26]

Regular Titles:

  • Marvel Zombies 3 #4 (of 4) [0:11:19]
  • X-Men: Noir #2 (of 4) [0:14:35]
  • What If: Runaways Became the Young Avengers [0:15:49]
  • Sub-Mariner: The Depths #4 (of 5) [0:17:55]

DC

Regular Titles:

  • Black Lightning: Year One #1 (of 6) [0:20:39]
  • Detective Comics #852 [0:28:39]
  • Faces of Evil: Solomon Grundy [0:34:23]
  • Secret Six #5 [0:39:32]

The Lightning Round:

  • Vixen: Return Of The Lion #4 (of 5) [0:42:16]
  • Supergirl: Cosmic Adventures In The 8th Grade #2 (of 6) [0:44:04]

Independents Day:

  • Buffy The Vampire Slayer #21 [0:47:29]
  • Walking Dead #57 [0:55:23]
  • Doktor Sleepless #11 [0:56:15]
  • No Hero #3 (of 7) [0:59:25]
  • Sandman: Dream Hunters #3 (of 4) [1:03:04]
  • Rest #2 [1:07:15]
  • House Of Mystery #9 [1:11:22]
  • Hexed #1 (of 4) [1:13:20]

Trades Show:

This Week’s Top Releases: [1:16:34]

  • Rasl TP Vol 1 Drift
  • Walking Dead Vol. 9
  • Secret Invasion TP

Next Time:

What’s On Our Watch List For Next Week: [1:22:27]

  • ACTION COMICS #873
  • BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #25
  • BATTLESTAR GALACTICA CYLON WAR #1
  • CAPTAIN BRITAIN AND MI 13 #9
  • THE CLEANERS #2
  • DMZ #38
  • FABLES #80
  • FINAL CRISIS #6
  • GREEN LANTERN CORPS #32
  • HOUSE OF MYSTERY TP VOL 01
  • I KILL GIANTS #7
  • INVINCIBLE #58
  • NIGHTWING #152
  • SIMON DARK #16
  • THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ #2
  • X-MEN SPIDER-MAN #3

Fourth Wall Weekly #34 – Comic Books

COMICS

Mainstream Weekly:

MARVEL

On The Invasion Front:

  • Secret Invasion #8 (00:59)

  • New Avengers #47 (17:31)

  • Secret Invasion Front Line #5 (18:49)

Main Titles:

  • The Punisher MAX X-Mas Special #1 (24:37)

  • X-MEN Noir #1 (29:55)

  • Marvel Zombies 3 #3 (34:32)

  • Marvels Eye Of Camera #1 (36:04)

DC

Main Titles:

  • Batman #682 (39:35)

  • Vixen Return Of The Lion #3 (44:56)

  • Supergirl – Cosmic Adventures in the 8th Grade #1 (47:54)

Independents Day:

  • Crossed #2 (51:31)

  • Zero-G #3 (58:46)

  • Sandman Dream Hunters #2 (1:03:58)

Lightning Round:

  • Haunted Tank #1 (1:09:08)

  • The Boys #25 (1:12:34)

  • The Sword #13 (1:13:56)

Trades Show:

This Week’s Top Releases (1:15:10)

  • Astonishing X-Men HC Vol 2

  • Daredevil Premiere HC Yellow

  • Wasteland TP Vol 3 Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos

Next Week:

What’s On Our Pull Lists For Next Time (1:16:31)

  • Final Crisis #5 (of 7)

  • Final Crisis Revelations #4 (of 5)

  • Action Comics #872 (New Krypton)

  • Green Lantern Corps #31

  • Secret Invasion Dark Reign

Quick Mentions:

  • 100 Bullets #98

  • Detective Comics #851

  • Nightwing #151

  • Astonishing X-Men Ghost Boxes #2 (of 2)

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8 #20

  • Phonogram 2 #1 (of 7)

Justin Shady and Erik Rose Interview (The Roberts)

Justin Shady / Erik Rose Interview

This time we’re joined by Justin Shady and Erik Rose, the creative team behind The Roberts, to talk about the book, what projects they have in the works, and pretty much what it takes to come up with a story about serial killers in a retirement home.

Since this interview is about six times longer than our average ones, it’s a bigger piece to digest, but don’t let that detract you. Listen to the whole thing, all sixty-plus minutes of it, and get to know two of Image Comics’ latest rising stars.

The Breakdown

start – 6:42: Intro/Who’s Wayne Chinsang and how does he know Justin?/And how the guys got their respective starts: First Justin’s.
6:43 – 9:55: Then Eric’s backstory and where does Lloyd Kaufman fit into all of this?
9:56 – 17:26: What is The Roberts and how did the guys come up with it?
17:27 – 27:42: The overwhelming feedback for the book/ The overall tone of the book
27:43 – 38:32: Influences: From Garfield to Animals / The Roberts Theme Song and Musical
38:33 – 42:32: The secret behind the Jorge Garcia and the Richard Ramirez quotes
42:33 – 46:55: Serial killers in general
46:56 – 51:28: Justin’s earlier work: Heaven, LLC and Bad Ideas
51:29 – 53:54: Tales from Image Comics
53:55 – 56:37: Upcoming Convention News (Dallas*Con) and why you should consider painting a comic with human blood
56:38 – 1:03:56: Advice for the aspired / Mainstream stuff the guys might want to work on
1:03:57 – end: Wrap Up/Justin’s latest: Missing The Boat/ More upcomings from Erik/ Release Date of Issue 2 of The Roberts/ and The Good Goodbyes.

Fourth Wall Weekly #6

Fourth Wall Weekly #6

May 25, 2008

Featuring Jesse, Art, and Freddie with special guest Seth

COMICS

  • Captain America #38
  • Ghost Rider #23
  • Amazing Spiderman #560
  • Dead, She Said # 1
  • Gutwrencher
  • The End League
  • The Walking Dead #1 (SE)
  • Mark Millar’s Fantastic Four #557
  • Neil Gaiman’s The Facts in the Case of the Departure of Miss Finch

DVD

  • George A. Romero’s Diary of the Dead
  • National Treasure: Book of Secrets
  • Vexille
  • A review of the french horror film Frontier(s)

GAMES

  • Age of Conan
  • Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness
  • and more!

FILM & TV

  • Deathnote live-action film
  • The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
  • The upcoming Lost season finale
  • McG’s upcoming Terminator film
  • HBO’s Recount
  • Aliens in America, Bones, and House season finales
  • Battlestar Galactica vs. Heroes