29th Jan2016

Episode 174 – Brian K. Vaughan Part 1: The Early Years!

by Chris Thompson

With Brian K. Vaughan …
 
In the first of a two-part interview, Chris chats with writer Brian K. Vaughan about his early years breaking into comics. They discuss Brian’s childhood, his original work for DC & Marvel, and how it led to him working for television.
 
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Panel Syndicate website: panelsyndicate.com
 
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17th Jan2016

Episode 171 – Comic Heroes with Kieron Gillen & Friends!

by Chris Thompson

With Kieron Gillen, Jessica Martin, Paul Cornell & Rachael Stott …
 
To celebrate the relaunch of Comic Heroes magazine, Chris hosts an evening with Kieron Gillen, Jessica Martin, Paul Cornell & Rachael Stott to discuss the importance of comics as a storytelling medium.
 
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Jessica Martin’s Twitter: @jessica7martin
Paul Cornell’s Twitter: @Paul_Cornell
Rachael Stott’s Twitter: @RachaelAtWork
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12th Jan2016

Episode 170 – The Real/Fake Geeks Meet Noelle Stevenson!

by Chris Thompson

With Noelle Stephenson & Maria Norris …
 
After a long absence from the airwaves, The Real/Fake Geeks (a.k.a. Chris & Maria) are back – and they’ve got Noelle Stevenson (Nimona, Lumberjanes) in tow! Together the three of them discuss Noelle’s early days in comics, how she harnessed the power of the Internet, and why horror stories are so incredibly potent.
 
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Noelle Stevenson’s Twitter: @Gingerhazing
Noelle Stevenson’s website: gingerhaze.com
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08th Jan2016

Episode 169 – Inside the Cages with Dave McKean!

by Chris Thompson

With Dave McKean …
 
Acclaimed creator Dave McKean discusses his career with Chris at the recent Lakes International Comic Art Festival. They delve into Dave’s early years as an artist, how his process and approach have changed over time, and most importantly what he’s working on now.
 
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Dave McKean’s Twitter: @DaveMcKean
Dave McKean’s website: www.davemckean.com
 
LICAF’s Twitter: @comicartfest
LICAF’s website: www.comicartfestival.com
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03rd Jan2016

Episode 167 – Comics at the Library with Owen & Jason!

by Chris Thompson

With Owen Johnson & Jason Atomic …
 
In this first episode of the new year, we present Chris’ chat with creators Owen Johnson (Beast Wagon) and Jason Atomic (Satanic Mojo) at Westminster Library as part of their Enterprise Fair. The trio discuss some of the issues affecting the creative arts today, and what it takes to make your own comics in this economic climate.
 
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Owen Johnson’s Twitter: @Owen_Johnson
Owen Johnson’s website: www.changelingstudios.com
 
Jason Atomic’s Twitter: @jasonatomic
Jason Atomic’s website: jasonatomic.co.uk
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29th Dec2015

Episode 166 – Dark Knight III #2 with Klaus Janson!

by Chris Thompson

With Klaus Janson …
 
Tying in to the release of Dark Knight III #2, Chris chats with Klaus Janson about his involvement in the series. They discuss how he first came to work with Frank Miller on Daredevil, the move to DC for Dark Knight Returns, and how it’s all come full-circle again today.
 
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25th Dec2015

Director’s Commentary – Noelle Stevenson on Lumberjanes!

by Chris Thompson

With Noelle Stevenson …
 
In this commentary, Noelle Stevenson takes us on a guided tour through the latest collection of Lumberjanes (Volume 2) from Boom! Studios. Noelle discussed what it was like collaborating with the rest of the Lumberjanes team – sharing stories, revealing secrets, and giving the kind of insight you couldn’t get anywhere else. So enjoy, and keep your eyes peeled for future Director’s Commentaries!
 
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Noelle Stevenson’s Twitter: @Gingerhazing
Noelle Stevenson’s website: gingerhaze.com/nimona
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22nd Dec2015

Episode 165 – Live at The Lakes with 21st Century Tank Girl!

by Chris Thompson

With Team Tank Girl …
 
On this latest instalment, Chris chats with Team Tank Girl – Alan C. Martin, Jonathan Edwards & Warwick Johnson Cadwell – at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. They look at how Tank Girl has changed over the years and how each creator approaches her differently.
 
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Tank Girl Comics’ website: www.tank-girl.com
 
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18th Dec2015

Episode 164 – Pledging to Star Wars & Beyond with Jock!

by Chris Thompson

With Jock …
 
To celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we present Chris’ chat with concept artist Jock (Dredd, Batman, Wytches) at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. They discuss his career in comics and how it’s expanded – touching briefly on his work for Star Wars Episode VII – before finally revealing what the mysterious 4twenty means.
 
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Jock’s Twitter: @jock4twenty
Jock’s website: www.4twenty.co.uk
 
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15th Dec2015

Episode 163 – Snapshots of a Book with Beldan Sezen!

by Chris Thompson

With Beldan Sezen …
 
This week Chris conducts a live Q&A with Beldan Sezen about her latest book, Snapshots of a Girl, from Arsenal Pulp Press. Together they explore Beldan’s background as a creator, and how it has all come together in this very personal story about coming out.
 
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Beldan Sezen’s Twitter: @BeldanSezen
Beldan Sezen’s website: about.me/beldansezen
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