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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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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

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Episode 350 - MANGA MONTH! Shonen Manga, Fantasy and Horror! (w/Zak Simmonds Hurn)

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This week the ACP talks about Shonen Manga with Zak Simmonds Hurn (The Phoenix). Not only that, but Tom Curry pops back on to join us, filling in for a poorly host! Theres talk of all different styles, action storytelling, fantasy, horror and more, as well as plenty of great recommendations!

Great stuff to check out this week - Tom Curry, Zak Simmonds Hurn, One Piece, My Hero Academia, Baku Man, Daniel Warren Johnson, Edison Neo, Demon Slayer, Chainsaw Man, Bleach, Dragonball Z, Death Note, One Punch Man, The Drifting Classroom, Tokyo Ghoul, Strange Apparitions, Hellbound,

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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 349 - MANGA MONTH! The History of Manga! (w/Helen McCarthy)

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The ACP begins their first ever month of Manga, and what better way to start, than with a look at the history, creators and culture of the medium with Helen McCarthy (A Brief History of Manga)! Its an insightful discussion about Japanese comics and chocked with fascinating historical tidbits too! Plus there's great recommendations, comic chat and fun to be had!

Great stuff to check out this week - Helen McCarthy, A Brief History of Manga, The Art of Osamu Tezuka: God of MangaNottingham Comic Con, Shonen Jump, Wal Man

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Episode 348 - What If We talk About Elseworld Comic Stories? (w/Steve Tanner)

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Alternate timeline comics have been popular for years. Characters, history, mash-ups, everything has happened in this space, and the ACP gang are joined by Steve Tanner (Time Bomb Comics) to talk about them. Theres also talk about the brilliant Time Bomb library of books, great recommendations and also everyone pitches their own 'What If' tales... which goes about as NSFW as you'd expect.

Great stuff to check out this week - Steve Tanner, Time Bomb Comics, Flintlock, Clockwork Cavalier, Elseworlds, What If?, That Comic Smell, Strawjack, Be Mecha, Mega City Book Club Podcast, Did You Hear What Eddie Gein Done?, Albatross Comics, A Trick of the Light, Ally Fell, Dune: A Whisper of Calladan Seas, Simon Hansalman, Crisis Zone, Iron Head

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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 347 - Great Scott! Time Travel Stories in Comics! (w/Ben Clark)

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Comics and time travel go hand in hand, but do they work in the sequential medium? The ACP gang decide to talk about time wimey stories and are joined by Ben Clark (Spine Chillers) to do so. Theres also talk of the Comixology transition to Amazon, how small press has changed over the years and of course, plenty of great indie books to check out!

Great stuff to check out this week - Ben Clark, Spine Chillers, I Cashed a Dead Mans Pension, B Mecha, Jamie Me, Warlord, That Comic Smell #2,   Darrel Forpe, Hank aka P.H.U.R, Dan Harris, Inkys Adventures, The Lion and the Eagle, All of the Marvels, Down Below, The Light and Darkness War

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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 346 - Love to Love - Talking Romance in Comics!

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It's Valentine's Day, so what better day to talk about some love in comics! From great comic couples to listener faves, the ACP get loved up in the best kind of way, all in the name of comics! Theres also great book recommendations and plenty of laughs to boot!

Great stuff to check out this week - B-Mecha, Warlord, Samantha ****s the World, Images Degrading Forever, Breakneck Fantasy Anthology, Fondant, J Webster Sharp, True Beauty, Visor Viking, Apache Delivery Service

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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 345 - Talking Genres in Comics! (w/Tom Stewart)

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Tom Stewart from the That Comic Smell podcast joins the ACP crew to discuss our favourite genres! From superheroes to slice of life drama, everything and anything gets covered. Plus there is chat about celebrity names on comics, great book to check out and, of course, how comics smell!

Great stuff to check out this week - That Comic Smell, Henry and Glen Forever, Dwellings, Fantagraphics, Subscribe, Harry Dean Wilmott, Alonzo Sneak, Nate Garcia, Deadlines, Adam Falp, Day of the Flying Head, Mansion House Press

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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 344 - Oh my GOSH! Comics! (w/Greg Basterfield)

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This week we talk about one of the UKs best comic stores, and a proud supporter of small press and independent comics - Gosh! Greg Basterfield joins the gang to talk about the stores support of independent comics, recommend books to check out and more. Theres a lot of great indie work to check out this week - so get ready to add them to your wish lists!

Great stuff to check out this week - Gosh! Comics, Nate Garcia, Birth of the Bat, Josh Simmons, Mansion Press, Hobtown Mysteries, Conundrum Press, Nod Away, Josh Cotter, Fantagraphics, Red Room, Loveman, Mr Birthday Cake, Simon Hanselmann, Performance, The Beguiling, Fatbottom Comics, Vanguard, The Expanse KS, My Twenty Two Always Works KS, Deadlines, Adam Falp, Zip Man, Shonen Jump, Stray Dogs, Stray Dogs: Dog Days, Sea Diver, Nathan Chowdry

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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 343 - By Crom! It’s Barbarians in Comics!

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Between the time when the oceans drank Atlantis, and the rise of the sons of Aryas, there was an age undreamed of. But never mind all that, this week the ACP are going to talk about barbarians in comics! From the classic Conan to the more modern renditions, its a discussion about a classic character template that has influenced generations!

Great stuff to check out this week - Conan, Barbaric, Kull, Barbarian Lord, Warlord, EOC Podcast, Drawn Under the Influence, Gone But Not, The Expanse 1, Om: The Collection, Andy Barron, Kaiju No.8, Neon Genesis Evangelion, She Hulk, Stray Dogs, Mega

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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