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“Y: The Last Man” Finally Gets a Director

Very rarely do news items elicit a fist pump of delight, but the news that Dan Trachtenberg (The Totally Rad Show, Portal: No Escape) is set to direct New Line… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for January 9th, 2013

  It’s Comic Book Day, everyone, and it’s looking like a week chock full of beginnings and goodbyes with hotly anticipated first issues from Brian Wood and Dan Slott, and… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

5 Unfinished Comic Series We Want to Come Back

Cliffhangers are possibly the most annoying thing for fans of serialized fiction. For comic book fans, they’re an almost everyday occurrence. Most comics come out monthly, so you have at… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for January 2nd, 2013

Have you recovered from your crippling New Year’s Day hangover yet? Nothing goes better with a little hair of the dog than a heapin’ helpin’ of brand new comic books,… more

Comic Book Club: James Tynion IV

It’s our sixth anniversary show, with writer James Tynion IV (Talon)! We look back at six years of comic book chat, and talk to Tynion about being DC’s next big… more

Comic Book Club: Jon Gabrus

Jon Gabrus (MTV’s Guy Code) joins the guys to talk about comic books! That’s right: comic books.   Check out our website at to find out how to … more

NERDSWAG: Free Digital Transformers Comic from Comixology

2012 was a good year for Transformers fans. The impressive animated series Transformers Prime is giving us the best version of the Robots in Disguise since the Generation One cartoon,… more

A Stop-Motion Animated X-Men Opening

[youtube] These are the days we’re truly grateful for the internet. YouTube animator Kyle Roberts has recreated the original opening… more

Comic Book Day: Chasing Down Joe Madureira

To many of us – myself included – Joe Madureira is living the dream. He’s made a name for himself in comics with titles like Uncanny X-Men and Battle Chasers,… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for December 19th, 2012

Deck the halls with boughs of holly and deck your shelves with books of comic, because it’s a very merry edition of Comic Book Day and we’ve got some top… more

The Mutant Season #60: Kevin Shinick

Writer on Mad TV Kevin Shinick invites Gil to his office on the Warner Bros. lot to talk about Mad magazine, Mad the TV show, and how the magazine was… more

A Real American Hero: Larry Hama on “Robot Chicken,” “G.I. Joe,” and More

Yesterday, Kyle brought you inside the action figure-filled brains of Robot Chicken’s Zeb Wells and Matthew Senreich, but today we’re saluting a real American hero, a man who brought the… more

Talking With “Robot Chicken”‘s Matthew Senreich and Zeb Wells

In 2005, friends Seth Green and Matthew Senreich created a lightning-quick sketch comedy show using stop-motion animated toys. The show was Robot Chicken, and, despite its humble beginnings, it’s grown… more

Comic Book Day: Sam Humphries Talks “Uncanny X-Force” and Aztecs

Sam Humphries may just be the nicest guy in comics. He’s also the most Horatio Alger-esque. After his self-published Our Love is Real sold out its initial run in 9… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for December 12th, 2012

With a new Man of Steel trailer, the impending release of The Hobbit, and 9 minutes of Star Trek footage to look forward to, it’s a pretty good week to… more

Comic Book Club: Godforbid of That Handsome Devil

Godforbid from the band That Handsome Devil stops by to chat about buying comics on tour, and sings an original comic book song on the show! The Stack: B.P…. more

Party Like It’s “Space: 1999″ with These Preview Pages

It’s been a while since Martin Landau and Barbara Bain have graced our screens as Commander John Koenig and Doctor Helena Russell stationed at Moonbase Alpha, but now Space: 1999 … more

“Anomaly” Detected: The Longest Original Full-Color Graphic Novel Ever Published

To many in Hollywood, Skip Brittenham is one of the industry’s most prominent lawyers. But Skip isn’t just a high-powered entertainment lawyer; he’s also the driving narrative force behind Anomaly, … more

EXCLUSIVE: A Sneak Peek at Brian Wood’s “Star Wars” and More!

In a galaxy very, very close, Dark Horse will be putting out a brand new monthly Star Wars comic book beginning on January 9th, 2013. At first glance, the news… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for December 5th, 2012

Ah, Wednesday, you’re a cruel mistress – you only mark the halfway point of the week, but you try to soften the blow with a bevy of brand new comics…. more

MST3K Gets a Shout from “Sally Forth”

You would be forgiven for thinking that the world of newspaper comic strips holds no interest for anyone under the age of decomposition. After all, who reads newspapers anymore? But… more

Comic Book Club: Dave Kawalec

Comedian Dave Kawalec bid on Kickstarter to be on our show, and now he’s on our show! Plus, he tells us how he’s gotten addicted to comics in under a… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Have you emerged from your food coma yet? Good – Comic Book Day waits for no man, woman, child, or herald of Galactus. Aid your digestive tract in readjusting to… more