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EPISODE 26

In episode 26 we shift up our regular format to discuss the recent big announcement from DC regarding their September relaunch and simultaneous day-and-date digital release.  We also review Flashpoint #2, the first wave of Flashpoint tie-ins (Batman: Knight of Vengeance…

NEW COMICS – 08/06/2011

Dark Horse Empowered Special #2 10 Questions For Maidman Star Wars Old Republic #1 (Of 5) Lost Suns DC Comics All New Batman The Brave And The Bold #8 American Vampire Survival Ot Fittest #1 (Of 5) Batman And Robin…

SIMON’S NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL ROUND-UP

The Cardboard Valise by Ben Katchor Pantheon Books The Cardboard Valise is the first new book in over a decade from the New Yorker and New York Times cartoonist who was once described by novelist Michael Chabon as “the creator of…

EPISODE 25

In our 25th episode special we pull out all the stops to bring you the best in comics commentary, news and banter.  This week the guys discuss Captain America #618, Detective Comics #877, Wolverine #9 and Xombi #3, and round up the…

NEW COMICS – 01/06/11

Dark Horse Bprd Dead Remembered #3 (of 3) Hellboy The Fury #1 (of 3) Solomon Kane Red Shadows #3 (of 4) Witchfinder Lost & Gone Forever #5 (of 5) DC Comics Adventure Comics #527 Batman Beyond #6 Dc Comics Presents…

EPISODE 24

This episode the Orbiting Pod crew discuss Chester Brown’s highly anticipated new book Paying For It, Grant Morrison’s latest Batman Inc. #6 and the the new hardcover of the first volume of Powers, and round up the rest of this weeks books, including…

NEW COMICS – 25/05/2011

Dark Horse Conan Road Of Kings #5 (of 6) King Conan Scarlet Citadel #4 MaGNus Robot Fighter #4 (of 4) Mighty Samson #3 Robert E Howards Savage Sword #2 Star Wars Darth Vader & Lost Command #5 (of 5) Star…

EPISODE 23

Episode 23 is our highly-anticipated special focusing on The Bulletproof Coffin from Image Comics. We discuss the book now that it’s been collected in its entirety, then Tom & Simon sit down with David Hine & Shaky Kane who were…