CM Podcast 115 – New Comics Review

Another new comics review is here.  There are new comics and new series that start each week and it is our duty to inform you on what series are worth your time and money.

This week Jon and I have 4 comics that we will be reviewing and the podcast follows this order:

Comic 1 – Jon Review

Robotech # 1 – Titan Books

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Writer: Brian Woods

Artist: Marco Turini

A British publishing company is producing a comic based on an American anime that originated in Japan.  Jon gives the details on the update on a fan favorite series.

Comics 2 and 3 – Jim Review

Dark Days: The Forge and Dark Days: The Casting – DC

Writers: Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV

Artists: Jim Lee, Andy Kubert and John Romita Jr.

These 2 books are the prelude to the Dark Multiverse series: The Metal.  Jim reviews them and lets you know why they are must reads for new and long time DC fans.

The final review is…

Comic 4 – Jon review

Felix Leiter – Dynamite

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Writer: James Robinson

Artist: Aaron Campbell

Ian Fleming’s American take on the super spy.  Jon reviews the first issue of this new series from Dynamite.

See you next week.

Your comics pal,

Jim

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CM Podcast 41 – Anime and American Comics

This week we look at American Comic publishers and their attempts at making comics based on popular Anime series.

Some failed (Comico with Star Blazers, Antarctic Press with Robotech) and some were wildly successful ( Epic with Akira).

Here are the shows we review in the podcast:

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Voltron-Movie

and end with the awesome…

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If you have never watched any Anime or read any Manga, this is a basic primer for you.  This was a real fun podcast for us and we hope you enjoy it.

Your comics pal,

Jim

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