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Episode 261 - Comics, Workshops and The Beano! (w/Laura Howell)

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The Beano is an institution in British Comics, and its about time the ACP talked about it! And who better than long time Beano artist Laura Howell! The gang talk about her work in the Beano, how the comic has changed with the Times, their process during lockdown, comic workshops and more! As well as that there's more great comics to check out convention updates and also a moment of pondering how they all made it to 5 years of the Awesome Comics Podcast being a thing!

Great stuff to check out this week - Laura Howell, The Beano, Wheres Gnasher?, The Bizarre Adventures of Gilbert and Sullivan, Regular Show, Galaxy Grappling Alliance KS, Saga of the Shield Maiden KS, Asa Wheatley, Holly KS, Big Hype Comics, Fire Power - Prelude, Mount a Rescue, David Robertson, Rolled a One, Chris Baldie, BHP Comics, The Cimmerian: Red Nails

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Episode 260 - The Ongoing Adventures of an Indie Comic Book Artist! (w/Rory Donald)

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The gang are once again joined by a guest, and this time its friend of the show and long overdue guest Rory Donald (Griff Gristle). Together the gang talk about indie comic book stores supporting small press, working on independent comics, the small press community, art process and upcoming projects as well as a whole heap more. Theres also lots of books, campaigns and stuff to check out too so be sure to check out the show notes to get your hands on them all!

Great stuff to check out this week - Rory Donald, Hoards of Surrey, Griff Gristle, Resurrection Men, Strange Apparitions Comic Shop, Galaxy Grappling Alliance, Access Denied, Hell in Stalingrad, Holly, The Penned Guin, The Spark, Scalped, Hostage, Casanova, Dragman, Steven Appleby, Grit, Scout Comics, Brian Wickman, Lets All Die, Handwritten Entertainment

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If you love our Intro/Outro music, then check out the brilliant Chad Fifer and more of his musical badassery at www.chadfifer.bandcamp.com 

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Episode 259 - Rants, Raves and Comic Book Faves!

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This week there is talk about cancellations, social media, poor animated adaptions, Thought Bubble, Manga and more, and also tons more of amazing comic book stuff to check out and get ready for. Plus there's amazing comic book and graphic novel recommendations to add to your wishlists.

Great stuff to check out this week: Outer Darkness, The Awesome Drink and Draw, Help Londons Cartoon Museum, Omen to That Podcast, Hoards of Surrey KS, Dark Ark, The Killing Joke Animated Movie, Ailsa Dark, Path of the Assassin, Green Lantern/Green Arrow, A Letter to Jo, Kelly Williams, Top Shelf Publications

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If you love our Intro/Outro music, then check out the brilliant Chad Fifer and more of his musical badassery at www.chadfifer.bandcamp.com 

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Episode 258 - Let’s talk COMICS! - An Awesome Q&A

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This week the ACP crew get together to talk about some comic greats, answer a raft of questions that lead to some thought provoking creative discussion, shout out about things you need and discuss some amazing books that you need to check out. Sprinkle in a little stupid humour and lots of laughs and you've got over 2 hours to comics talk to chew on!

Great stuff to check out this week: Denny O'Neil, The Spark 1-4 KS, Kia Wordsmith #2 KS, Our Final Halloween KS, DrexlerNathan Kelly, Southern Bastards Vol.2, Shaman Kane, David Broughton, The Black Rubric, Left, BEM #27, Excellence, Khary Randolph, Brandon Thomas, 

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Episode 257 - Diamond, Writing and Comics Talk!

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The three amigos get together to discuss the current situation with Diamond and DC, writing comic scripts for artists, recommend some great comics and creators to discover and more.

Great stuff to check out this week: MI666, Andy Bloor, Atomic Hercules, Frankenstein Texas, Dan Whitehead, David Hitchcock, Horserer, Southern Bastards, Pop Kill, Ron Wilson, The British Invasion

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Episode 256 - Comics, Culture and Peruvian Cyberpunk! (w/Gustaffo Vargas)

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This way the amazing Gustaffo Vargas (Manu) joins the gang to discuss his epic Peruvian Cyberpunk comics, which turns into an awesome chat about narrative storytelling, cultural representation in comics, process and more. Theres also fantastic indie comics to check out and tons more comic book fun in an episode not to be missed!

Great stuff to check out this week: Gustaffo Vargas, Manu, Lima, Trujillo,  MI666, Andy Bloor, Adrian Hashimi, Barking, Lucy Sullivan, Write it in Blood, ProtectorChew/Outer Darkness, Stan and Jack, Pete Doree

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If you love our Intro/Outro music, then check out the brilliant Chad Fifer and more of his musical badassery at www.chadfifer.bandcamp.com 

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Episode 255 - Stutterhugs, Hex Vets, Anne Rice and Boom! (w/Sam Davies

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The Battle of Anne Rice begins this week, as the brilliant Sam Davies (Stutterhug, Hex Vet) joins the gang to call their bluff about vampire novels and most importantly to talk about her awesome (and vast) webcomic work and publishing her series Hex Vet with Boom Studios. It's a great chat about all things comics, from process to instagram comics, patreon accounts and a raft of new and amazing books to add to your wishlists!

Great stuff to check out this week: Sam Davies, Stutterhug, Sams Patreon, The Shape of Things, Hex Vet, Boom Comics, Pandemics in Panels, Comics Unencumbered, The Spark Issue 3, The Lonesome Era, Jon Allen, Bybloemen, The Worst Journey in the World, Tealin, Picturebooks for Bad People, John Tucker, It Eats What Feeds It, Scout Comics, Maximum Alan, BHP Comics

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Check out the folks who sponsor this lil show - the mighty folks at Comichaus!

If you love our Intro/Outro music, then check out the brilliant Chad Fifer and more of his musical badassery at www.chadfifer.bandcamp.com 

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Episode 254 - Beasts, Books and Battle Badgers! (w/Steve Sims)

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The Beast Hunting Battle Badgers join the ACP this week, courtesy of their creator Steve Sims. Together the gang talk about what led to the awesome comic series, influences, plans for the future and then get into a great in depth discussion about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Usagi Yojimbo (amongst tons of others)! Theres also great process chat, lots of book recommendations and a heated topic that almost leads to a premature show ending!

Great stuff to check out this week: Steve Sims, Battle Badgers, Usagi Yojimbo, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Blacksad, Mulp, Sara DunkertonHead Lopper, The Oswald Chronicle, Murder Hobo, Scout Comics, Tom Ward, Merrick: Puppets, Self Made Hero, Altitude

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Join the discussion today at our facebook group Awesome Comics Talk

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If you love our Intro/Outro music, then check out the brilliant Chad Fifer and more of his musical badassery at www.chadfifer.bandcamp.com 

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Episode 253 - We get Quarantined! (w/Jordan Thomas)

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This week the ACP talks about going in Quarantine with Jordan Thomas (Frank at Home on the Farm), but only because thats the name of his awesome new comic featuring 28 artists! Theres talk of that, his previous critically acclaimed series, Kickstarter campaigns, working with so many artists, Avatar and so much more. Theres also tons of great comic chat, immaturity and of course, terrible sponsorship ads!

Great stuff to check out this week: Jordan Thomas, Quarantine, Frank at Home on the Farm, The Junction, Necropolitan, Cadavers, Moon, Nicole Bates, Trigger Mortis, Stunt, Join the Future, Aftershock Comics, Silicon Heart, Sam Roads, Kat Cardy, Big White, Brian Wickman

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Episode 252 - Ink, Owls and Folk Horror Comics! (w/Sarah Gordon)

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The gang are joined by the brilliant Sarah Gordon (Vicious Creatures, Strip) this week to talk about all things comics, her work and discuss the genre of folk horror in comics. Theres discussion about the art of creeping your reader out, making your own inks, nightmarish children's characters from TV and burning giant wicker owls! Theres also fantastic indie book recommendations, tons of creative chat and of course tons of hilarious ACP fun.

Great stuff to check out this week: Sarah Gordon, Vicious Creatures, Strip, Sajan Rai, Illustrated Haiku, My Friend Dahmer, Good Comics, Raze, Claire Spiller, Masters of British Comic Art, Rob Davis, The Book of Forks

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Join the discussion today at our facebook group Awesome Comics Talk

Check out the folks who sponsor this lil show - the mighty folks at Comichaus!

If you love our Intro/Outro music, then check out the brilliant Chad Fifer and more of his musical badassery at www.chadfifer.bandcamp.com 

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