Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 250

Today on another exciting new episode, the gang start the day talking about C.B. Cebulski downplaying the Marvel/DC rivalry (but don’t look for any new crossovers any time soon). Then, the Stumble Bound crew try to keep things together one last time and talk about Alan Moore threatening to retire… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 231

Today on the show, the gang speculate about what makes a Kickstarter successful other than having Wil Wheaton re-tweet it. Other topics include: • DC just killed off Vertigo again • Also, Ink and Zoom now DC Kids • Frank Miller pulls a “Year One” for Superman • Doctor Strange… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 228

It’s inside-out day here at the Perfect Bound Podcast. Today, we talk about this article from comicsbeat.com which talks about Scholastic, on the strength of Dog Man, Raina Telgemier, Amulet, and more, controlling 33% of the bookstore market. So we ruminate about the impact of the young adult / kids… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 209

Today’s show is a solo Stumble Bound recording where Chris, Ben, and Cole – three sheets to the wind at this point – discuss world building; what makes a good vs bad world/universe, how to build and maintain them, and what comics and creators are best at it. Jim Shooter’s… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 191

Today on the show, we talk about comic book characters appearing in unexpected places, based on this article from io9 about The Phantom appearing on war shields of the Wahgi Tribe of Papua New Guinea. We also spend some time discussing pseudonyms, and the authors who have written titles under… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 186

Today on a new smoke-free show, the gang talk about • What’s happening at Comics Dungeon these days • Marvel reveals Loki’s Cosmic Avengers • Dark Horse announces new Neil Gaiman adaptations • DC may add Supergirl to their extended cinematic universe • Uncanny X-Men returning as a weekly •… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 98

Today on our 2016 wrap up show, we talk about our top ten comics of the year (in no particular order, listed below), our significant top events of the year (listed below), our regrets and surprises, and finally we revisit Chris’s predictions for 2016 and find out if he’s Nostradamus… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 91

The Bio-Dome of Disappointment: Today on the show, we talk about creator burnout, and what comics have suffered from its creator just losing steam. We also play another round of Rapid Fire! where our panelists have to answer increasingly inane questions. E-mail us: perfectboundpodcast@gmail.com The Panel Jumper: thepaneljumper.com Comics Dungeon:… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 84

Today on the show, we talk about True Crime comics – comics based on actual crimes. Some books mentioned are Torso by Brian Michael Bendis, Alan Moore’s From Hell, and My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf. After talking True Crime, we switched gears completely and discussed comics relating to Cryptozoology…. Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 82

Today on the show we talk conspiracies, and what comics you should read if you’re interested in the topic. Cole introduces us to the Big Book of Conspiracies from Paradox Press and Brought to Light Chris mentions Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell’s From Hell about the Jack the Ripper killings,… Continue reading