Info

Reboot Comic Book Club

Welcome to the Reboot Comic Book Club—A weekly discussion where the best people in comics come to talk about their favorite books. Check out the latest Pick of the Week and chime in with your own thoughts with #reboot!
RSS Feed Subscribe in iTunes
2017
August
July
May
April
March
February
January


2016
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February


2015
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2014
September
August


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: Page 1

where your favorite creators come to geek out

Feb 7, 2017
Ed Luce reads BLUE MONDAY
Chase and Joe are back for a new round of reviews, interviews, bickering, and general nonsense. This week’s guest on RCBC is the creator of Wuvable Oaf and super-knowledgable comics educator Ed Luce who is now accepting orders for the newest issue of his hit indie series.

Subscribe on iTunes | Subscribe on Stitcher | Subscribe on iHeart Radio

Ed is truly a delight to talk comics with and it's a shame Joe had to miss him. However, Chase managed to still have a great discussion about Blue Monday with Ed in his absence. The reissued collections of this series from Image are beautiful to look up and hold up remarkably well. Ed and Chase discuss how Blue Mondaycaptures an honest high school experience, experiments with manga-influences, and manages to blend the specific with the universal. Chynna Clugston Flores work on this series really is just as exciting to read today as when it first debuted.

We also cover two new comics in our review segment.

The Walking Dead #163
Written by Robert Kirkman
Drawn by Charlie Adlard
Inks by Cliff Rathburn

Karnak #6
Written by Warren Ellis
Art by Gerardo Zaffino

Finally, in The Comics Canon, we take on whether a certain comic deserves to be considered a classic of the medium. This isn’t for obvious cases like Watchmen or Maus. It’s defined for well-loved or forgotten comics that might need to be reassessed. This week we tackle Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud.

We hope you enjoy the continuation of our newest reboot on the Comic Book Reboot Podcast, long may it last.

TIMESTAMPS
Introduction: 00:00:00
Weekly Review—The Walking Dead#163: 00:02:10
Weekly Review—Karnak #6: 00:11:34
Ed Luce Interview: 00:22:25
Blue Monday Book Club: 00:42:05
Canon of Comics—Understanding Comics: 01:05:54

Music: “Chipfunk” by Emmett Plant

@RebootComics @woeisjoe @ChaseMagnett @WuvableOaf

Total Runtime: 01:20:18

Presented by Comics Bulletin

0 Comments