Episode 50: Wave of the Future

Movie poster for the upcoming “Children of the Sea”

Kristin’s been injured, and only your listening can heal her! Well, that and #GraphicMedicine, right? We talk about the comics market, including recent and decade-old descriptions of the publishing and sales landscapes. Do you prefer comics in color or black and white? Who’s the “real” Captain Marvel? Nominate comics you love for recognition! All this and Peter Falk chat await.

Publishers Weekly: Comics Is A Market In Transition
Captain Marvel reading order
DC’s Publishing Plans
IDW printing newly colorized editions of Usagi Yojimbo

Children of the Sea teaser trailer – snap up this manga now!
Top 10 Great Graphic Novels For Teens 2010

Ann Arbor Comic Arts Festival Kids’ Comics Awards

Kristin’s Picks

Lighter than my Shadow 9781941302415

A Fire Story 9781419735851

Thomas’s Picks

The Bridge 9781419728525

Passing For Human 9780525508922


Bob’s Burgers 9781606907948

Children of the Sea 9781421529141

Find a comics shop near you
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