Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 218

Today on an ever increasingly rare current episode, the gang gather together once more to pontificate wildly about comic-based stories coming out of C2E2 2019 such as: • Marvel announces new “Death’s Head” series from Tini Howard and Kei Zama • Absolute Carnage is billed as the “Epic Event of… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 201

Today on the show, the gang revisit some stories from newsdays past, including: • DC reveals DC #1000 plans • Denny O’neil honored for pursuing causes of peace & justice • Vote to save Jason Todd’s life… again! • Dark Horse gets major investment to expand media production • Grant… 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

The Panel Jumper – Issue 005: Boy Wonder Years

In the 1980s, DC held a phone campaign to let their readers determine whether or not Jason Todd, the second Robin to Bruce Wayne’s Batman, would live or die. This episode of The Panel Jumper takes a look behind the Bat-cave to examine why the readers made the decision that… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 92

Wa-hey! Today we talk about comic book Kickstarters – which comics we help crowd-fund, and how we decide to contribute. We also give some handy tips to comic creators on how best to set up your Kickstarter for maximum success. We also debut a new segment called “Free Time,” which… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 72

Today on the show, we premiere a new segment, YOU HAVE TO READ THIS!, where each member of the panel recommends a comic to someone regardless of whether or not that person reads comics. We also discuss leaps of logic we forgive in comics just because. We also debut a… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 66

One of the killer assets we have here at the Perfect Bound Podcast is perspective from the retail side of the comic book industry. Today on the show, Ben calls upon Chris and Nicole to expound upon their experiences as comic book retailers. Spoilers: It’s an actual job, and like… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 40

In this episode, Cole asks: “Are you putting the monkeys into this episode?” And indeed we are! This week, we talk about the “Ape Age” in comics, a period of time when apes and gorillas figured heavily as characters. We also talk about strategies regarding the investing in, and the… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 37

In this episode, Ben has no idea what year it is, Cole schools everybody on how to pronounce Mahabharata as they talk about Grant Morrison’s “18 Days,” Nicole wonders why toy manufacturers don’t want more money, and Chris was wrong and there is no #0 issue for 18 Days. He’s… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 35

This week, we talk about Skottie Young and why people won’t buy his extraordinary Oz series. We also do an “Explain to Ben” segment wherein we discuss the role of colorists, inkers, and letterers. E-mail us: perfectboundpodcast@gmail.com The Panel Jumper: thepaneljumper.com Comics Dungeon: comicsdungeon.com Subscribe via iTunes! Today on Book… Continue reading