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Episode 360 - The Future Looks Bleak in Comics!

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This week the ACP look into the bleak futures of the world that comic books show us from time to time. From a Dark Knight Returning, to an Old Man Logan and Futures very much Imperfect, the gang discuss what makes these tales so popular, and so regularly done. Theres also discussion about Eisner nominees, upcoming events, villain worship and even more. Plus there's stuff to add to your wishlists too! HUZZAH!

Great stuff to check out this week - Old Man Logan, Future Imperfect, Starlight, Alan Henderson, Dez Skinn, Grant Richards, Shadow Over Innsmouth KS, Afterlife Inc, Feral Kingdom Substack, Prairie Pothole, Little Death, Wonder Woman: Dead Earth, Daniel Warren Johnson, Hawk the Slayer #2

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Episode 359 - So Sez Dez! (w/Dez Skinn)

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This week the ACP delve into the history of the UK comics scene with the one and only Dez Skinn (Warrior, Starburst, Marvel UK). Theres laughs and stories galore with one of the legends of the UK scene, including his work with Marvel, starting Warrior and how the name of V for Vendetta came into being! All of that and plenty of comics chat, humour and of course, great indie comic recommendations for everyone too. 

Great stuff to check out this week - Dez Skinn, Sez Dez, Lawless Comic Con, Monanoke, G.I.Joe 40th Anniversary Special, Dogs of London, Aftershock Comics

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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 358 - Is the Art of the Comic Book Cover DEAD?

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This week the ACP judge books by their covers, and the results are frustrating, thought provoking and as always FUN. From classics and great examples of how it should be done, to recent covers that do no justice to the comics they should be promoting. Theres also talk of Portsmouth Comic Con, upcoming events and the great George Perez.

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Great stuff to check out this week - George Perez, Portsmouth Comic Con, Feral Kingdom, Damsel from D.I.S.T.R.E.S.S., Lawless Comic Con , The New Teen Titans, Magic Poser, A Hunters Tale

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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 357 - Millarworld gets Awesome!

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This week Millarwatch comes to an end, as the ACP interview the amazing Mark Millar (Kickass, Civil War, and so much more). From his beginnings in comics to searching for collaborators, its a fantastic chat with one of the titans of the comics industry. Plus there's the usual great comics chat and some talk in honour of Neal Adams.

Great stuff to check out this week - Mark Millar, Millarworld, DC App, Neal Adams, Sherlock Holmes vs Skeletor, B Mecha, Jamie Me, Jade and Her Schizophrenia

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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 356 - Crowdfunding Your Graphic Novel!

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This week the ACP talks about the journey of crowdfunding a graphic novel, and who better to join us than Nick Bryan (Death of a Necromancer) who has done just that! Theres talking of running a campaign, fulfilling, collaborating with artists and more!

Great stuff to check out this week - Nick Bryan, Death of a Necromancer, Humble Bundle, Fletcher Cross Anthology, Steeple, John Allison, Wednesday, Tim Bird, Lifes a Party, Sean Azzopardi, Gareth Hopkins, The Bones of the Sea, Ghosts in Things, Control, Dynamite Entertainment, Never Iron Anything Podcast

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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 355 - The Value of Art and Patreon Comics!

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From crowdfunding your comics to the world of abstract art, alongside with play along games, laughs and more; this episode has it all. Not only that, but we're joined once more by the awesome Gareth Hopkins (Ghosts in Things, The Sluice). Theres a deep dive into comics patreons and the value of reader engagement, value for money, abstract art and of course tons of fantastic comic recommendations to check out!

Great stuff to check out this week - Gareth Hopkins, Gareths Patreon, Ghosts in Things, Jetwash Trampoline, Tom Longs Post, Kev Couling, The Earth 2 Podcast, Comic Tropes, Tom Murphy, Collosive Press, High Precision Ghosts, Sez Dez, The Bad Bad Place, David Hine, Mark Stafford, Zombie Ship, Albert Camus, The Stranger

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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 354 - Comics are getting Lawless!

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This week we talk conventions and great fan communities with Su Haddrell, the organiser of this years Lawless Comic Convention! Together we talk about a show that started as a Judge Dredd con to something that encompasses all areas of British and Indie comics. Theres also tons of recommendations, shout outs and the usual indie comics fun so don't miss it!

Great stuff to check out this week - Lawless Comic Con 2022, The 77, DUI #2, Grimland Comic, Spectrum, Gareth Hopkins, Polar Paradox, Frank the Writer, Cloud Town, Daniel McClosky, My 22 Always Works, Freaktown Comics, Fabulous, Roger Cruz, Wesdeacon

Click here to buy comics from the creators of the Awesome Comics Podcast!

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 353 - Comics. Are They Worth It?

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This week the pod gang reunite to talk about how easy it is to get comics, and get value for money with those comics. Theres an update to the Comixology/Amazon conversation (including a Vince experiment), the price of a digital comic and how much value (or lack thereof) there is with it, crowdfunding waffling and more. Theres lots of rants, raves and comics faves, as well as great titles and upcoming comics to look out for!

Great stuff to check out this week - Comixology, Rogue Sun, Damsel in D.I.S.T.R.E.S.S., Gareth Hopkins, Ghosts in Things, Death of a Necromancer, Nick Bryan, Spectrum, Soria the Death Dealer, GlassCity, BlackSmith, WebToons, BioRipple, Heavy Metal

Click here to buy comics from the creators of the Awesome Comics Podcast!

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 352 - MANGA MONTH! Musings and Conclusions!

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The Awesome Manga Month concludes this week, with the ACP crew looking back on their month of discovery, knowledge and amazing comics! Its changed the way the gang look at modern comics, and another vein of the medium that will mentioned more and more in the future! Great recommendations and musings abound, so get ready to add to your wishlists!

Great stuff to check out this week - Sakamoto Says, Battle Royale, Under the Air, Gyo, Jujitsu Kaizen, Ben Kai in New York

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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 351 - MANGA MONTH! Mech, Martial Arts and Action Storytelling! (w/Edison Neo)

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Mana Month continues as the ACP reunite and are joined by the awesome Edison Neo (No Brainer) to talk about the kinetic action storytelling of two of Mangas major genres, martial arts and giant mech! From gundam to MMA, the crew talk about action storytelling like no other, and also recommend some great books to check out and more!

Great stuff to check out this week - Edison Neo, Snake Claws, No Brainer, Edisons Patreon, Astroboy, Gundam, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Appleseed, Ghost in the Shell, First of the North Star, Veritas, Teppu, Chainsaw Man, Slum Wolf, Trash Market

Click here to buy comics from the creators of the Awesome Comics Podcast!

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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