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 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 95

Today on the show, we talk about Charlie Adlard becoming the UK’s newest Comics Laureate, and what that means. We also have a discussion around unfixable comic characters – those that have been irreparably ruined by terrible authors or inattentive editors. E-mail us: perfectboundpodcast@gmail.com The Panel Jumper: thepaneljumper.com Comics Dungeon:… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 88

Today we talk about UFOs in comics. One comic Cole has some nostalgia for is Gold Key’s UFO Flying Saucers from 1968, Chris likes Dark Horse’s Resident Alien, and both Nicole and Ben would recommend Letter 44, amongst many others. We also talk about trans-media creators: Comics written by artists… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 81

Today on the show we talk about comic book reviews – do our experts read reviews at all and which reviewers do they trust? Cole will occasionally check out io9 for their reviews, Chris will reference The Comics Reporter and Comics Alliance every once in awhile, but mostly he and… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 76

Today on the show, Cole and Ben remind you to go see The Panel Jumper Issue 004 – An Odd Duck at Seattle’s Central Cinema on Wednesday, July 27th, 2016, while Chris and Nicole tell you about the awesome things the Comics Dungeon has planned for their Anniversary Week from… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 69

Today on the show, we start off with a question from listener John E. about working on a comic book store, and we learn a little bit about when Chris and Nicole first started working comics retail. We also talk about the public domain and prominent adaptations of public domain… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 65

Today on the show, we talk about fan fiction and where you should go to find good fan fic, what you should do if you’ve written fan fic, and some success stories of fan fiction authors. A couple of the fan fiction sites we discussed include: JL8: http://jl8comic.tumblr.com/ Welcome to… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 58

Today, the gang talk about the upcoming Emerald City Comic Con (again), and how you should buy EVERYTHING at the Comics Dungeon island within the convention. In other news: Al Jaffee from MAD Magazine isn’t dead yet. In fact he just turned 95. The design for Ta-Nehisi Coats’ version of… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast – Episode 33

This week, we talk about happy news, like Todd McFarlane’s twitter hack, the first look at Supergirl’s Red Tornado, DC’s copyright suit victory over an independent Batmobile maker, Ta-Nehisi Coates will be penning the new Black Panther comic, Disney will be re-releasing the original theatrical Star Wars, and that Marvel… Continue reading