This week we welcome Victor Detroy to the show to discuss his comic Man vs. Rock! Join renowned, homeless geology professor, Buck Stone, on his quest to stop the ultimate threat to humanity--Rocks! This is one comic you need to check out for yourself. Get your copy at 

If you had to name your favorite fictional mentor, who would it be? We answer that question in this weeks Retro Roundtable. From Al Ghul to Xavier, we share some mentors your may expect, and defiantly some you won’t. Come on in and see if we name one of your favorites!
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We are posting an extra episode this week to bring you a very special interview with voice over legend, Phil LaMarr! We get to talk with Phil about his experiences working on Pulp Fiction, his time at Mad TV, and the evolution of his Futurama character, Hermes Conrad. We also discuss the upcoming fifth season of Samurai Jack, premiering March 11th on Adult Swim, and what it was like for Phil reprising his iconic role. This is an interview you won’t want to miss. Sweet llamas of the Bahamas, get in here!
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 This week we celebrate and ogle some of the sexiest characters pop culture has to offer! We start by listing our picks for the most  attractive fictional characters in this weeks Retro Roundtable. Some of our picks you can probably predict, but you'll be surprised by the rest of them. What fictional character would you have on your list? Be sure to let us know on Twitter!
 Then we welcome back Sam Johnson back to the show to talk about his comic Geek-Girl. When 'Little Miss Popular' Ruby Kaye lands a pair of super-tech glasses (invented by brainiac college geek Trevor Goldstein) in a game of Strip Poker, she's granted flight, super-strength, and - due to a flaw in the glasses' programming - super-klutziness! Geek-Girl #3 - a Jump-On issue featuring a special 2-page recap of Geek-Girl #1-#2 - is out now. Head over to to get your copy!
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In the ever growing genre of collectable monsters comes a comic featuring a new set of creatures for you to obsess over. We are joined by Ryan Little to talk about his Kickstarter for issue two of his comic series Lonesomes. Lonesomes tells the story of a bunch of lonely kids who discover mysterious, mystical creatures called Lonesomes that are drawn to their unique loneliness. All of you Pokemon and Digimon fans out there will love this comic. Don’t miss your chance to back this Kickstarter running until Feb. 23rd.

Speaking of Pokemon, we dissect the franchise in this weeks Retro Roundtable. What makes these games so appealing? What would the world be like if Pokemon really did exist? What Pokemon would we all be better without? The answer to these questions and more lie within! Plus, with some help from our guest, we will finally get to see what the Canned Air created Pokemon look like. Keep an eye on our social media channels for the first artist conceptions of Dredburp and Calcium Claws! Get in here!!


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Do you love detective stories? So do we, and do we have a good one for you this week. We welcome writer Michael Lent to talk about his comic ‘I, Holmes’. Everyone has a secret. Her secret can get her killed, and she doesn't even know what it is. This detective thriller is a comic you won’t want to miss. Check it out!
When you think of fictional robots, who comes to mind first? In this weeks episode, we all answer that question. Modern technology continues to deviled us different types of robots that will change our way of life in ways we can’t imagine. But the robots our inner child longs for can only be found in comics, television, movies, and video games. Join us as we remember some of our favorites! From Bender to Chappie, we are bound to name one of your favorites!
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 This week, our friends from the UK return to talk comics and wrastling! Nick Goode, Harry Hughes, and Luke Barnes join us to discuss their new graphic novel 'The Eventide: Snow Chronicles', available Feb. 22nd. This book will contain five stories which provide a deeper look into the Snow Universe. Head over to to check out more about 'Snow:The Dawn' and 'The Eventide: Snow Chronicles'.

In this weeks 'Retro Roundtable' we talk about WWF/WWE wrestling from the 80's and 90's. Though we all don't know a lot about wrestling, we know a lot about wrestling video games. So get in here before we body slam you Brother!

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This week we welcome Rebecca Mayar of to the show to talk about her comics 'Ham of God', 'Wall', and 'Scratchy Cat & Pookie'.

'Ham of God', or 'HoG', is a comedy/drama about an unlucky pig named Ham. It's a little dark, so if that's your type of humor you should check it out. 'Scratchy Cat & Pookie' is about two guys who work in radio and get into shenanigans. 'Wall' is a horror comic. It's main character is a young woman who is dealing with strange occurrences all around her. An array of stories that will satisfy any reading mood you should be in!

In our 'Retro Roundtable, we remember our favorite 'Nickelodeon ' shows from the 90's. From cartoons, teen comedies, and a ton of great game shows, if you watched even a little bit of 'Nick' in the 90's, you'll find yourself right at home in this weeks episode!

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Do you enjoy detective tales? How about detective tales that take place on a ship with millions of people hurtling through space on a 1,000 year journey? If your answer is 'yes' then you won't want to miss this weeks episode! We welcome Scott Markley to talk about his book 'Stellar Detective Tales: The Hunt for the Living Shadow'.

In the year 2073, Earth, suffering from overcrowding, energy shortages, and planetary disaster, sent 8 million people aboard a colony ship towards Proxima Beta, the nearest habitable planet. For 100 years this ship, the NEW YORK, better known to its inhabitants as ‘The NAWK’, has traveled in relative peace. But with 900 years to go, cracks are beginning to form in the perfect society. It is into the warm pot Detective Leslie Flynt finds himself thrust into the life of Officer Samuel Teegs, becoming a member of the thin blue line in a century he’s never even imagined. Buy your copy on Amazon!

In this weeks Retro Roundtable, we share our most desired super powers, what we'd do with them if we had them, and the stipulations behind each. Come on it and see if we name your favorite super power!

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Happy New Year to all of our listeners! We kick off 2017 by welcoming Travis Horseman to the show, the writer and creator of the graphic novel series Amiculus: A Secret History. This series tells a lost history of the fall of the Western Roman Empire through the eyes of its last emperor, a 12-year-old-boy named Romulus. Yet its pages reveal the work of a secret hand behind the demise of Rome, a shadowy figure known only as AMICULUS. This is a beautiful series you won't want to miss!

In our Retro Roundtable, we remember Carrie Fisher and discuss the newest addition to the Star Wars universe, Rogue One. If you're looking for awesome space battles, some forced cameos, a new droid to love, and the Darth Vader scene you've waited to see for years, this movie is for you! So pour a glass of blue milk and come on in!

'Just A Secret'
Artist: Hail Sagan

Debbie Reynolds & Carrie Fisher

Happy Days/ You Made Me Love You

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We take the week off and leave you with our 2014 interview with 'Batgirl' herself, Yvonne Craig. We were lucky enough to get to talk with Yvonne about how she got her start in acting, her experiences working on 'Star Trek' and 'Batman', and some of her memories of Elvis Presley. You'll get to hear how funny, outspoken, and charming Yvonne was, and why this is one of our favorite interviews to date. If you missed it the first time around, don't miss it this time!

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