The Panel Jumper – Issue 008: Here Be Kaiju

On this episode of The Panel Jumper, we concern ourselves with Kaiju – those strange monsters that were born into popular culture after WWII. Where do Kaiju come from? What do they represent in different cultures. Join Cole Hornaday as he takes us through the Kaiju timeline from Godzilla to… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 200

Today on the show, we finally get together and talk about the passing of Stan Lee. What was his true impact? Did he deserve his notoriety? How soon post-mortem can you speak ill of the dead? Take a listen as we dive into the legacy of the godfather of Marvel… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 197

Today on the show, we begin with a special message about why we’re not going to mention Stan Lee’s death until well into December. Once we get into the previously recorded program, we talk about the vulture.com article about how Bullseye had gone from a humorous villain in his early… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 163

This week on the show, the gang visit some recent news stories, including: • Stan Lee is not having a very good time • Marvel goes digital first with Avengers: Back to Basics • Erica Henderson leaves Squirrel Girl • Patty Jenkins announces Kristin Wiig as Cheetah in Wonder Woman… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 142

Today on the broadcast, we take a look at the comic news events that caught our eye this week, including: • Superwoman is the first DC Rebirth title to be discontinued. • Ta-Nehisi Coates rumored to write a Storm spinoff. • Raina Telgemeier’s Drama is banned again in Texas. •… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 128

Today on the show, we talk about longevity in the comic business: Or, what creator or creative teams have spent the longest time on a single run. From Begley to Bendis, Lee to Larsen, we run down the list of who has committed to their titles. We also talk about… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 127

Today on the show, after a brief plug for Cole’s current show (Greensward, go check it out), the gang discuss: • What people are buying at Comics Dungeon this week. • The passing of Stan Lee’s wife, Joan Lee. • Amalgam Comics receiving a $50,000 grant to expand. • Spider-Man:… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 107

Today on the show, we talk about the upcoming Emerald City Comic Con – running March 2nd through 5th at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center. We discuss charging for autographs, the reunion of the original Image Comics founders, and of course what you can find from Comics Dungeon… Continue reading