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Episode 277 - Halloween Horror Special 2020! (w/Hellbound Media)

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The spooky season is upon us, and its time for the Awesome Halloween Special! For this seasons horrific show the gang are joined by veterans of indie publishing scene Hellbound Media to talk about the genre, their work and things to check out! Theres also lots of recommendations, announcements and an extra special treat for you all - a Spacewarp catch up with Pat Mills!

Great stuff to check out this week - Hellbound Media, Pat Mills, Spacewarp, Next Testament, Requiem Vampire Knight, Helga Frankenstein, Our Final Halloween, Full Metal Alchemist, Money Shot, Thirteen, Realm of the Damned: Terror Aeternum, Victory Point, Scumbag, Dan Butchers Vyper Kickstarter

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Episode 276 - Creating Your First Graphic Novel! (w/Zoe Thorogood)

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This week the gang are joined by writer and artist Zoe Thorogood (The Impending Blindness of Billie Scott) to talk about the creation of her fantastic debut comic, experimenting with art, pitching to publishers, deadlines and loads more. There is also tons of laughs, comic books to check out, new babies, impending kickstarters and more!

Great stuff to check out this week - Zoe Thorogood, The Impending Blindness of Billie Scott, Angel, Avery Hill, Vyper Kickstarter, Spacewarp, Goodnight PunPun, Snake Claws: The Forbidden Manual, Foot Fist Frankenstein, Fear Agent

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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

 

Episode 275 - Kent State and the Comics of Derf Backderf! (w/Derf Backderf)

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After reading the powerful 'Kent State', the ACP gang needed to talk about it, and who better to talk about it with than its creator Derf Backderf (My Friend Dahmer). Together they have a great chat about Derf origins, influences, research and the work that went into his latest book. Theres also more indie comics talk, great books to check out and plenty of pod fun as well!

Great stuff to check out this week - Derf Backderf, Derf City, Kent State, My Friend Dahmer, Trashed, Noah Van Sciver, Andy Watson, Lakes Comics Art Festival,  Europe Comics, Gentlemind, Breakwater, Katriona Chapman, Avery Hill Publications, Nemesis, 2000AD

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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

Episode 274 - Independent Comic Retailers and Strange Apparitions! (w/Alex Hunt)

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The ACP is still in comic shop mode this week, and they're joined by Alex of Strange Apparitions to talk about the unique challenges of running a small comic book store, how they got started, delivering comics during a pandemic and more. Theres also plenty of comic book talk, great stuff to check out and as always great indie comic recommendations for you as well!

Great stuff to check out this week - Strange Apparitions, Contacting Strange Apparitions for Orders, Descending Outlands, I was a Teenage Swipebag, Alexis Zerat, Nighthunters, Savage Dragon, Erik Larsen, Magnetic Press, Megahex, Simon Hanselman, Xira, Deadly Class, Rick Remender, Wes Craig

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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

Episode 273 - Magnum, Markets and Making Comics! (w/Marc Jackson)

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From Magnum P.I. to Ninjas to Markets and Macc Pow, Marc Jackson joins the gang this week to talk about his work, how he got started and how a book about a certain P.I. from Hawaii became more popular than initially thought. Theres also some indie comic chat, drawing talk and Tony calls in from a park bench!

Great stuff to check out this week - Marc Jackson, The All New Adventures of Magnum, Marcs Ko-Fi, Man From Space, Aces Weekly, The Beano, Drexler KS, Commander Rao, Murder, John Tucker

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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

Episode 272 - Talking Indie Comics, Shops and More!

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This week the three amigos recover from some socialising and talk about comic shop experiences, movie tie ins, great indie comic books and more!

Great stuff to check out this week - Dune, Strangers zine, Omen to that Podcast, Ghost Band, Drexler, And it Snowed,  And it Snowed, Snake Claws and the 13 Carriages of Death, Drowntown, Kent State, Derf Backdurf, Merrick the Sensational Elephantman

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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

Episode 271 - A Look at Vintage British Comics! (w/Richard Sheaf)

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The ACP gang are joined by vintage comics encyclopaedia and friend of the show Richard Sheaf (Boys Adventure Comics) to talk about some classic weekly books from the UK, fanzines, annuals and much more! Its an interesting look into a sometimes overlooked side of UK comics. Theres also chat about great indie books, process tutorials, kickstarters and more to check out!

Great stuff to check out this week - Richard Sheaf, Boys Adventure Comics, Hibernia Comics, Michael Owen Carroll, The House of Daemon, Strange Apparitions, Knights vs Pirates, Artninetwo Podcast, S Factor, Colin Maxwell, Flight of the Eagle, David Hathaway Price, Fanscene, Ditch Angels, Russell Mark Olson, Grit, Scout Comics, Commando 5371, Elizabeth Querstret, My Grief

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Let us know what you think! Email: awesomecomicspod@gmail.com 
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

Episode 270 - We’ve got this covered! (w/Gareth Hopkins)

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This week Gareth Hopkins (Petricor, Thunders) joins the gang once again to talk about comics, his work and join in on this weeks fun chat about comic book cover that we like, and some not so much! It's a fun talk about the good, the bad and in some cases the WTF of the comic book cover world. Plus there's great indie book recommendations and plenty of laughs!

HERE ARE THE COVERS WE TALK ABOUT ON THIS EPISODE!

Great stuff to check out this week - Gareth Hopkins, Petricor, Thunders, Batman Adventures, Captain America, House of Secrets, Ernie Chan, The Midnight Howl, The S Factor, Henry and Stanley Miller, Yeast, Darren, Bad Dreams, Grenade, Will Kirkby, Kia Wordsmith, Ian Ashcroft, Accent UK

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Let us know what you think! Email: awesomecomicspod@gmail.com 
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

Episode 269 - Thought Bubble Goes Digital! (w/Chloe Green)

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Thought Bubble 2020 is coming very soon, and this year its going DIGITAL! Festival Manager and friend of the pod Chloe Green returns to talk about how the TB team have revised one of the best shows of the year at a time when conventions can't take place. Theres talk of the exciting plans, what's to come, what can you do as an exhibitor AND a visitor, great indie comics to check out and so much more. Let's get digital!


Great stuff to check out this week - Thought Bubble 2020, Comicscene Annual, Ghost Band KS, Tales from the Quarantine KS, Zoe Thorogood, The Impending Blindness of Billie Scott, Nick Gonzo, Funk Soul Samurai, Lucy Sullivan, Barking, Thunders, Gareth Hopkins, Department of Truth, James Tynnion IV, Martin Simmonds, Lets All Die, Handwritten Entertainment

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Let us know what you think! Email: awesomecomicspod@gmail.com 
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

Episode 268 - The Journey to Breakwater! (w/Katriona Chapman)

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This week awesome creator and returning guest Katriona Chapman (Breakwater, Follow Me In) joins the gang to talk about her new book, art processes, writing fiction and more. Theres also loads of recommendations, campaigns and indie comics to check out, so be prepared to extend those wish lists!


Great stuff to check out this week - Katriona Chapman,  Breakwater, Follow Me In, Avery Hill Publishing, Procreate Brushes, The Lakes Comic Podcast, Martin Simmonds, Knights vs Pirates, Ghost Band, Zebedee and the Valentines, Quarantine,

CLICK HERE TO GET COPIES OF OUR ANTHOLOGY - AWESOME COMICS

Let us know what you think! Email: awesomecomicspod@gmail.com 
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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