The Escapist Comics Podcast
About the Show
Weekly comics news and reviews! Hosted by Jessica and Jesse, produced in association with The Escapist Comic Bookstore 3090 Claremont Ave. Berkeley, CA.
Episodes and Blog Entries
Week of 11-16-2016
Podcast Episode | November 21st, 2016 | Season 3 | 1 hr 4 mins
This week Jesse & Jessica take a look at Kill Or Be Killed #4, Moonshine #2, Reborn #2, Slam #1, Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #2 & Thanos #1! Plus Movie & TV News and finally a spoiler filled review of Doctor Strange!
Interview: Frank Barbiere (Violent Love), Week of 11-09-2016
Podcast Episode | November 14th, 2016 | Season 3 | 47 mins 53 secs
This week we have a special interview episode with Frank Barbiere! His new book, Violent Love #1 dropped this week from Image Comics and we were so lucky to have him on the show!
Week of 10-26-2016
Podcast Episode | October 31st, 2016 | Season 3 | 1 hr 1 min
New Stuff This Week!
Week of 10-19-2016
Podcast Episode | October 25th, 2016 | Season 3 | 50 mins 53 secs
Note: There's an audio glitch about 30 mins into the show. It lasts about a minute. Sorry.
Week of 10-12-2016
Podcast Episode | October 18th, 2016 | Season 3 | 52 mins 27 secs
This week we take a look at #1s from Reborn & Clone Conspiracy, #2s from Doom Patrol and Britannia, Black Monday Murders #3, Darth Vader #25 and NEWS from Star Wars Rogue One, Justice League, Miley Cyrus’s opinions of Supergirl and Incognito’s journey to the big screen!
Week of 10-05-2016
Podcast Episode | October 10th, 2016 | Season 3 | 51 mins 30 secs
This week Jesse and Jessica take a peek at Death of X, Shade The Changing Girl, Cage, Cannibal, Black, Champions and possibly more!
INTERVIEW! Jason Novak & Adam Bessie
Podcast Episode | October 3rd, 2016 | Season 3 | 29 mins 53 secs
This week we take a break from new comics and feature an in-store interview with cartoonists Jason Novak and Adam Bessie during their live cartooning event at The Escapist Comic Bookstore!
Week of Sept. 21, 2016
Podcast Episode | September 21st, 2016 | Season 3 | 52 mins 24 secs
Week of Sept. 14, 2016
Podcast Episode | September 14th, 2016 | Season 3 | 47 mins 42 secs
This week Jessica and Jesse take on the task of tearing down Doom Patrol #1, The Forevers #1 from Black Mask, Lady Killer 2 #2, Scarlet Witch #10, Suicide Squad #2, Wonder Woman #6 and Animosity #2!
...We've Stopped Counting At This Point
Podcast Episode | August 29th, 2016 | Season 3 | 54 mins 34 secs
This week Jessica and Jesse record another in-store episode!
And Five Eighths
Podcast Episode | August 19th, 2016 | Season 3 | 1 hr 7 mins
This week Jesse and Jessica run over a heap of new stuff including recapping Greg Rucka & Nicola Scott’s visit to the Bay Area then head into reviews of the new Suicide Squad, Supergirl and Batman (SPOILERS!). Then they move on to The Wicked & The Devine, Black Hammer, Demonic, Briggs Land and The Hunt! Then they look at what’s going on in TV and movies.
So It's Come To This...
Podcast Episode | August 7th, 2016 | Season 3 | 45 mins 59 secs
We're saving our big 100 for a big interview so we're calling this one 99.5! Jesse and Jessica hit a stack of comics including Kill or Be Killed, the hot new title from Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips and Elizabeth Breitweiser, Suicide Squad Rebirth, Animosity and Lady Killer along with some titles from DC's new imprint Young Animals. Plus movie news and their predictions for Suicide Squad!
Lemme See If I Have It...
Podcast Episode | July 24th, 2016 | Season 3 | 40 mins 7 secs
This week the dynamic duo take on Dark Horse’s Black Hammer #1, Image’s Snotgirl #1, Betty & Veronica #1 and Batgirl & The Birds of Prey! PLUS they get heapin’ helpin’ of HOT news streaming in from SDCC!
Saw 32: Revenge of the Tricycle
Podcast Episode | July 15th, 2016 | Season 3 | 56 mins 29 secs
Things keep chuggin’ along with another new episode! This week Jess and Jesse take on the latest in Civil War, Nightwing Rebirth, Gene Yang’s New Superman, Wonder Woman, The Revisionist and over one metric ton of piping hot news!