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Word Balloon Comic Books Podcast

Aug 17, 2017

Great Conversation with legendary writer Pat Mills, who's done just about everything in British comics, from creating the 2000AD Megazine to co-developing Judge Dredd with John Wagner., and co creating Marshal Law, The ABC Warriors, Charley's War, and dozens of other series in virtually every genre. 

Pat discusses his 2...


Aug 8, 2017

Author Patty Farmer is back with a new book chronicling the history of Playboy. Her new book Playboy Laughs collects interviews and stories of the Playboy Clubs role in the evolution of stand up comedy . The cultural shift from "Take My Wife...Please" jokes to the "sick" styles of Lenny Bruce Shelly Berman & Bob


Feb 13, 2017

Spencer And Locke is a very funny but also straight forward comic mash up of a grown up Calvin and Hobbes duo solving grisly crimes in a sin city world. The book is from Action Lab's Danger Zone Mature imprint and a very good time.

Writer David Pepose joins us to talk about the book, its influences and more. 


Feb 7, 2017

Rob Burnett is back to talk about the Axanar Fan Film settlement, and Star Trek Discovery activity. We also talk about a ton of old films TV and his new projects editing the time travel film Paradox starring Zoe Bell currenty on Netflix, and the comedy film Tango Shalom with Lainie Kazan, Joe Bologna and Renee Taylor 


Dec 13, 2016

First Up Kyle Higgins joins us to explain the hell he's putting The Power Rangers through in their Boom! series. Higgins introduced the White Ranger in issue #9 and promises more trouble along the way. Kyle is also in the midst of his new Image book Hadrian's Wall an astronaut murder mystery co-written with Alec Siegel...