Monday, December 31, 2012

Acmecast #117 - And the Winners Are...

Jermaine, Stephen and Griffin pull out all the stops to bring you the results of the 2nd Annual Acme Awards (the ACMEs) and discuss the most controversial and highest-selling issue of 2012, Amazing Spider-man #700!

Friday, December 28, 2012

No Show Today!

Sorry, guys, no show today. The jolt of having a nice relaxing Christmas day off and then being hit with new releases (and Amazing Spider-man #700) was more than we were prepared to deal with. We will be back on Monday, December 31st at 9 AM with the results of the 2nd Annual Acme Awards, the ACMEs!

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Instant Depths #41 - The Guys Go Noir

In this installment of Instant Depths the guys discuss two non traditional noir movies. Those movies are Brick and The Long Goodbye.

Friday, December 21, 2012

Acmecast #116 - Retail Drunk!

Jermaine, Stephen, Griffin and Riley use the last new release day on the Mayan calendar to sell a lot of books, eat a lot of sushi, and then review the nominees for the 2nd Annual Acme Awards, follow up on some of the comic news stories they've mulled over on the last few episodes, dive into one of the biggest stacks of Comics at the Table you've ever seen, and congratulate Lord Retail on getting Mark Waid on board for Comic Book City Con!

Monday, December 17, 2012

Acmecast #115 - Guess Who's Back?!

Hawkguy writer Matt Fraction makes his third appearance on the show to talk to Jermaine and Stephen about writing a superhero comic about an Avenger that also just happens to be a guy trying to make the world a better place, launching the Fantastic Four and the FF in such a way that it pleases readers new and old alike, and the status of his creator-owned series for Image, Satellite Sam, with artist Howard Chaykin!

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Friday, December 14, 2012

Acmecast #114 - My Whole Life is Thunder!

Jermaine, Stephen, Griffin and Jody swap out Comics at the Table in favor of headline news for this Friday's show, taking time to talk over the release of Gail Simone from Batgirl, Scott Snyder and Yanick Paquette's decision to leave Swamp Thing and Image's choice to no longer do reprints for established, best-selling series!

Monday, December 10, 2012

Acmecast #113 - Mature Listeners!

Even though they refrain from using explict language or describing anything in too graphic of detail, Jermaine, Stephen, Riley and Jody take the occassion of Karen Berger's resignation from DC Vertigo after 19 years as executive editor to evaluate News-a-Rama's list of 10 Vertigo titles that changed comics and throw out a few recommendations of their own!

Friday, December 7, 2012

Acmecast #112 - Justice...Like Lightning!

Jermaine, Stephen, and Michael put down their eggnog milkshakes long enough to get you up to speed on the latest developments in Death of the Family, clue you in to the best Batman story you probably haven't read this week, bring some tough love to an Image #1 and some transitive love to another, dramatically read you a passage from Heckboy in Heck, and tell you all about the rough and tumble dream team of the Marvel Universe! It's Comics at the Table!

Monday, December 3, 2012

Acmecast #111 - Bring On the Bronies!

Stephen, Jody, Riley and guest panelist Brian Ewing dish over the leftovers from Friday's Comics at the Table, including Alex Ross' Masks and the phenomenon that is My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, get you psyched for Wednesday's Avengers #1 by Jonathan Hickman and Jerome Opena with an advance review, and give you a half-dozen high ticket ideas for your Acme Holiday Wish Lists!