On these episodes we’re sloggin’ through our respective backlogs in an effort get to all comics we’ve been meaning to read, if only we had the time.
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CLOSE READS is a new segment in which Jesse and Tim focus in on a single issue from the series they read the previous week. In this episode: Mister Miracle issue 7 by Tom King and Mitch Gerads!
New year, new podcast! Jesse and Tim are back and starting fresh with a new season, a new format, a new look! You could call it a Rebirth of sorts. And what better way for the boys to break the shackles of the old oldness than by delivering what was promised: Mister Miracle Part Two!
This one goes out to all you CO fans on the Ice at McMurdo Station. Jesse and Tim zip up their parkas and pull on their gloves to talk about Whiteout by Greg Rucka and Steve Lieber. A crime-thriller about Carrie Stetko, the lone U.S. Marshal in Antarctica, tasked with bringing a killer to justice.
In this episode, the boys take a brief break from the normal programing to bring you a brand new segment. Welcome to “Sloggin’ the ‘Log” the podcast within a podcast, where Jesse and Tim talk about their respective comic book backlogs. Join them on their meandering journey as they discuss…some books, and also movies, video
Here there be monsters! Jesse and Tim delve into the world of high fantasy in their reading of Monstress by Eisner Award winning writer Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda. There will be magic and tentacled Old Gods and swords and cute anthropomorphized animals and . . . child mutilation? Okay, this book gets dark quick,
Tim is sad and Jesse is mostly confused as to what all the fuss is about on this farewell episode to the Amazing Spider-Man. The comic isn’t ending, but Dan Slott’s momentous ten-year run has drawn to a close. Nonetheless, Tim is very excited to talk about his favorite superhero, while Jesse wrestles with the
In this episode of Comics Obscura, Tim and Jesse discuss the seminal Superman story, All-Star Superman by Grant Morrison. Jesse and Tim discuss the highs and lows of this outstanding comic, exploring the meta-commentary of the work and how it shows the greatness of Superman both within and outside of the comic book, and Morrison’s
In part one of Comics Obscura’s Infinity War episode, Jesse and Tim are joined by their dear friend Shaun to hash out their predictions and hopes for the movie. They talk plot expectations and lay out their ‘deadpool,’ and they look to the future of the franchise post Infinity War to speculate on where the