Tuesday, December 17, 2013

#142 - Interview with Chris Bell

This episode, Jared and Dan talk with artist Chris Bell about the new comic book project that he and co-creator Bill Giancoli have up on Kickstarter, ASHES. Go check it out and support independent comics!

Monday, December 9, 2013

#141 - Love & Monsters

Shawn Atkins, Nik Furious, and Cynthia Lee join Jared and the Duke to discuss their current Kickstarter project, Love & Monsters.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

#140 - Interview with Tonatzin Mondragon

This episode Jared and Duke have a great conversation with Tonatzin Mondragon, who first gained notoriety as a contestant on the first season of Stan Lee's "Who Wants to Be a Superhero?" Her newest project is "Lumin: The Golden Warrior is Born", a film project currently seeking funding via Kickstarter.

Speaking of Kickstarter, don't forget to check out Love & Monsters, a comic book and music anthology featuring many friends of CBP.

Sunday, November 24, 2013

#139 - Duct Tape and Chicken Wire

Our first episode back is a little bumpy, but we managed to make it through unscathed. We catch up on The Walking Dead, Agents of SHIELD, Arrow, and Thor: The Dark World, then talk about Velvet #1, Batman The Dark Knight #24, Manifest Destiny #1, and more.

Hey, check out the Kickstarter for LOVE & MONSTERS, an anthology of comics and music from some great indie artists, including CBP's own Jared Catherine.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

#138 - NYCC 2013 Interviews

We follow up on our trip to NYCC with five short interviews that Jared got at the show with some great up-and-coming indie comics creators. You'll hear from J (Farlaine the Goblin), Gemma Bedau and Lee Fenton Wilkinson (Afroella), Steven Walters and Rob Reilly (A.K.A.), Josh Dahl (Rapid City), and Howie Noel (Tara Normal).

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

#137 - New York Comic Con 2013

We're back from our whirlwind weekend at New York Comic Con, which took place on October 10th-13th at the Javits Center in New York City. Our thoughts and recollections won't nearly capture the essence of the show, so if you ever have the opportunity, definitely attend NYCC if you can.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Survey says!

ComiXology provided this interesting infographic based on findings from a recent survey. Where do you think you fall in some of these questions?

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

#136 - Our Finest Hour

This episode has...

NYCC talk
Pittsburgh Comicon
Marvel's Agents of SHIELD
How do we deal with SPOILERS!
DC Comics' Villains Month
Marvel vs the Multiverse
Thor God of Thunder #13
The Bounce #5
Aphrodite IX #5
Young Avengers #10
Saga #14
Buzzkill #1

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

#135 - Hulk Hogan's Junk

After an unplanned month off, CBP is back and we have got a LOT to talk about...

CBP at NYCC 2013
Thanos Rising
Station to Station
Bat Affleck
Iron Man 3???
Batman Incorporated Special #1
The "new" end of The Killing Joke

Friday, August 9, 2013

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

CBP AudioBoo #80 - Avengers #247

Don't know what to do with your enemies once you defeat them? Well the Eternals have a solution for you...

Monday, August 5, 2013

#134 - I Hate It Less...

In this episode, Dan talks about recent Half Price Books purchases, there is more San Diego talk, some movie talk, and discussion about the recent Steel City Con and Little Book Fair. Eventually some comics are discussed: Avengers Arena #12, X-Factor #259, Hawkeye Annual #1, Guardians of the Galaxy #5, Avengers #16, Aphrodite IX #3, X-Men #3, and The Rocketeer/The Spirit: Pulp Friction #1

Hey, check out some upcoming shows where CBP will be representing:
WV Pop Con
Baltimore Comic-Con
New York Comic Con (tentative)

Also, Arkham Gift Shoppe needs YOUR help.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

CBP AudioBoo #79 - Avengers #246

Is She-Hulk a Sister Wife? Is Starfox a party crasher? Is the Vision a government stooge? The answers to those questions, plus much more await in this issue of The Mighty Avengers!

Monday, July 22, 2013

#133 - The Indie Episode

After Dan and Jared break down some of the announcements from SDCC, they go in the opposite direction and talk indie comics: Operation Pizza by Box Brown, Satan's Soldier by Tom Scioli, Lost Cat by Jason, Deathmatch by Paul Jenkins and Carlos Magno.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

CBP AudioBoo #78 - Avengers #245

In this issue, Captain Marvel dies (but really doesn't), the Vision basically lets the enemy attack Starfox, and we find out that even male Dire Wraiths have women problems.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

CBP AudioBoo #77 - Avengers #244

In this issue, the Wasp's body is bangin' in a two-piece bikini, Starfox makes things awkward, and the Vision consciously decides to damage Florida's aquatic ecosystem.

Thursday, July 11, 2013

#132 - Comics Are For Closers!

This week, Dan and Duke talk about:

Age of Ultron #8
Guardians of the Galaxy #4
The Bounce #2
Suicide Risk #3
Daredevil #27
Hawkeye #11
Young Avengers #6
Avengers Arena - Yes or No?

Thursday, July 4, 2013

#131 - Bat-Dick and Beaver God

In this week's episode, Dan and Jared talk about:

DC movies
The Tick (FCBD)
Uncanny Avengers #9
Batman and Batgirl #21
Event fatigue
Mountain Girl
Animal Man #21

Thursday, June 20, 2013

#130 - Dave Wachter and The Guns of Shadow Valley

In this longer episode, the whole CBP crew is on deck to talk to special guest, Dave Wachter. Dave is the artist and co-creator of The Guns of Shadow Valley and talks about his current Kickstarter project. Later we talk about Batman #21, Superman Unchained #1, Kick-Ass 3 #1, Jupiter's Legacy #1, Superior Spider-Man, Suicide Risk #1 and #2, and The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys #1.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

#129 - Not Just For Juggalos

In this episode, Kevin Smith comes to the Steel City and CBP history is made with Juggalo talk. Comics discussed include Superior Spider-Man #10, The Bounce #1, Doctor Who Prisoners of Time #5, and Fear Agent Omnibus Vol. 1.

Thursday, May 23, 2013

#128 - Fat Legolas

In this episode, Action Comics #1 is found, Star Trek Into Darkness is discussed, and we close the book on Comixpress.

Comics reviewed include Doomsday.1 #1, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turles: Micro Series - Krang #1, Black Bat #1, Ame-Comi Girls, Ultimate Comics All-New Spider-Man #23, and Superior Spider-Man.

Friday, May 17, 2013

#127 - Sea Monkeys!

Comic books, TV series finales, and Sea Monkeys! What more could you ask for?

By the way, check out MEMORY, an anthology of 50 artists from 8 countries interpreting the theme of human memory through comics.

Comic Book Pitt theme music is by Nik Furious. You can find more of Nik's music at NikFurious.com.

Email us at comicbookpitt@gmail.com or call our voice mail line at (412)450-0CBP (0227).

Thanks for listening!

Monday, May 6, 2013

#126 - Days of Future Duke

Hooray! Duke is back and ready to roll. In this episode...

...Duke reviews SPACE
...we bring you up to speed on Age of Ultron
...we recap Free Comic Book Day
...Duke brings us news of the end of X-Factor
...we talk about Iron Man 3 (no spoilers) and upcoming movies

Comic Book Pitt theme music is by Nik Furious. You can find more of Nik's music at NikFurious.com.

Email us at comicbookpitt@gmail.com or call our voice mail line at (412)450-0CBP (0227).

Thanks for listening!

Sunday, April 28, 2013

#125 - No Retreat, No Surrender

This 125th episode of Comic Book Pitt finds Dan and Jared talking about a myriad of things, such as Doctor Who, online learning, Drawing Power, and Art All Night. We also have breaking news as welcome Baby Atkins to the world! Comics discussed this week are Danger Club #5, Superior Spider-Man #8, and Nova #3.

Comic Book Pitt theme music is by Nik Furious. You can find more of Nik's music at NikFurious.com.

Email us at comicbookpitt@gmail.com or call our voice mail line at (412)450-0CBP (0227).

Thanks for listening!

Sunday, April 14, 2013

#124 - Major League Nerds

What do Michael Bay, Batman: The Brave and The Bold, Arrested Development, ALF, and Major League Baseball have in common? Absolutely nothing.

Comics discussed in this episode include Glory #34, Swamp Thing #19, Sledgehammer 44 #2, Saga #12, and Superior Spider-Man #7.

Dan and Jared dig into the archives to talk about some old comics, Spider-Mas Vs Wolverine and Avengers Origins.

Comic Book Pitt theme music is by Nik Furious. You can find more of Nik's music at NikFurious.com.

Email us at comicbookpitt@gmail.com or call our voice mail line at (412)450-0CBP (0227).

Thanks for listening!