Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 185

After a brief discussion of the semantics of the word “suburb,” the gang find their focus and talk about DC canceling the deluxe reprint of Shazam! The Monster Society of Evil over content concerns. This 24-issue Golden Age collection contains racist caricatures and dialogue, which prompts our panel to discuss… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 184

Today on the show, the gang tackle a cacophony of stories, including: • The return of Ann Nocenti • Saga to take a year-long hiatus • Women cleaned up at this year’s Eisner awards • Marvel movies to no longer appear on Netflix after Captain Marvel • Disney’s streaming service… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 183

Wearing out your welcome. Today on the show, the gang talk about whether the Joker has worn out his welcome as the primary Batman villain, and what other Rogues’ Gallery villain should step up to take his place. We also discuss the life and work of American Splendor artist Harvey… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 182

Today on the show, the gang tackle a handful of comic headlines, including: • Grant Morrison to take over Green Lantern • Marvel and IDW to team up for “middle-grade” comics • Fantagraphics announces the return of The Comics Journal to print • Tom King talks about breaking Batman •… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 181

Today on a summer-fresh episode, the gang take some time to talk about: • What’s coming up at the Dungeon these days? • Steve Ditko has passed away • Tom King needs a body guard at SDCC because of death threats over Batman #50 (but at least has a sense… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 180

Today on the show, Ben and Cole fulfill a contractual obligation and shout-out to everybody who supports us on Patreon at the “we’ll say your name on the podcast” level. If YOU would like to hear Ben stumble over the pronunciation of your name, you can sign up at patreon.com…. Continue reading

The Panel Jumper – Issue 007: Jack Kirby and the Lord of Light

Many people are familiar with Ben Affleck’s 2012 Oscar winning film Argo, but not many know the connection Argo has to the All-Father of American Comics – Jack Kirby. written by COLE HORNADAY directed by BEN LAURANCE produced by BEN & COLE starring manager mike MIKE GILSON jack kirby TROY… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 179

Today on another warm weather induced episode, the gang once again gather around the quarter bin and discuss: A new Mystery Science Theater 3000 comic FOX accepts Disney’s 71.3 Billion buyout offer Spider-Man: Homecoming: Far From Home GameStop to start selling comics We also delve deeper into autobiographical comics: What… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 178

Today on this sweltering episode, the Perfect Bound gang discuss: • What’s coming up at Comics Dungeon • A wrap-up of the Panel Jumper **LIVE** Chapter VI • Black Panther Challenge creator gets Comic-Con humanitarian award • The Maxx is returning • Netflix and Dark Horse agree to a licensing… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast **LIVE** – Episode 177

Today’s episode is our very special LIVE RECORDING from The Panel Jumper **LIVE** Chapter VI. Our guest today is cartoonist Lonnie Mann. Lonnie joins us to talk about how he got started in comics, how he distributes his comics as an independent artist, his next project, and how he got… Continue reading