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Episode 16 | Positive Subversion

This week’s episode was recorded April 12th, 2015. This week, Mike and the gang were busier than usual so we’ve edited together one of our few pre-recorded special episodes of the I Read Comic Books podcast featuring a friend of the podcast (and sometimes contributor), Tommy Valdez. Tommy brought up the topic of positive subversion and how…

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Episode 15 | Netflix is Heroin

This episode was recorded April 12th, 2015. This week, Mike, Nick, and Paul met up, IN PERSON, to record the podcast. Comic picks: The Fade Out #1 and Bloodshot Reborn #1. Topics this week include: Did Star Wars #1 help sell more Marvel books?, advertising in comic books, Daredevil (no spoilers) and the serialization of…

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Episode 14 | Course Correction 102

This episode was recorded April 5th, 2015. This week, hosts Mike, Nick, and Paul discuss their comic picks – Transformers vs. GI Joe #6, Southern Cross #2, Descender #2, and The Surface #2. Discussion topics include Dark Horse’s April Fool’s Day announcements and how one of those two was actually true: Local Comic Shops can…

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Episode 12 | Transformers vs. G.I. Joe

This episode was recorded on March 22nd, 2015. This week’s episode was hosted by Mike, Nick, and Paul. Our Comic Picks for the week were: D4VE #2, The Multiversity: Ultra Comics #1, and Nightcrawler #12. This week we discussed Thought Bubbles in comics, IDW’s ownership of licensed properties, the shocking revelations of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #44 from…

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Episode 10 | Do Your Dishes for a Gameboy Game

Hosts: Mike, Nick This episode was recorded on March 9th, 2015. This week, Mike and Nick discussed their comic picks for the week (Spider-Gwen #2 and Ninjak #1), the ramifications of Spider-verse, diversity in your pull list and what that means, the value of comics, and what buying bundles of comics (LootCrate, ComicBento, HumbleBundle, etc.) means for…

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Episode 9 | The Worst Way To Pitch A Comic Book

Hosts: Mike, Nick, Zander This episode was recorded on March 1st, 2015. Topics: Comics: Descender #1, Supreme: Blue Rose #7, Iron Fist: The Living Weapon #9 Warren Ellis is watching you Mike thinks Kieron Gillen may have black-balled him from comics Something about Fringe The hypothetical powers of Matt Fraction and Kelly Sue DeConnick and how they’re actually incredibly cool…

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Episode 8 | Peanut Butter and Chocolate The Comic Book!

Hosts: Mike, Nick, and Paul. This episode was recorded on February 22nd, 2015 Topics: Comics: Gotham Academy #5, Star Spangled War Stories #7, Spider-Gwen #1 What makes a good comic review? Subscription services, how they work, why they work, and why they DON’T work. Jason Momoa as Aquaman and how Batman vs. Superman is going to have the…

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Episode 7 | No one said anything funny this week

Hosts: Mike, Nick, and George. This episode was recorded on February 15th, 2015 Topics: Comics (Iron Fist: The Living Weapon #9, The Valiant #3, Multiversity Mastermen #1/Batman Eternal #46) IDW Comics Impacted by West Coast Dock Labor Disputes What happens when your book is delayed? Robert Kirkman’s Outcast was given a series order by Cinemax Scribd, Marvel Unlimited, and binge reading…

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Episode 6 | Aquaman and the No, No, No, They’re Cool Guys…

Hosts: Mike, Nick, and Zander. This episode was recorded on February 8th, 2015. Topics: Comics (All-New Ghost Rider #11, Prometheus Fire and Stone Omega #1 (one-shot), and … nothing?) Convergence = 24 new #1s?! Do #1s mean more sales? For new or old readers? And do people stick around? G. Willow Wilson & A-Force Brian Wood’s run on…

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