Welcome to a special Halloween episode of Wildstorm Addiction! Joe David Soliz and Ben Murphy bring you Wildstorm reviews and news for the week of October 20th 2010. Reviews including Dv8: Gods and Monsters #7 (of 8), Gen 13 #38, X-Files/30 Days of Night #4, and Ides of Blood #3 (of 6)!
00:00:35 – Joe welcomes everyone to Episode #18 for the week of October 20th 2010.
00:00:47 – Spoiler alerts warning, but all the written Wildstorm reviews at the site are spoiler free unless otherwise noted. Also brief Wildstorm news that is solemn in nature;
- 00:00:57 – Colorist Jonny Rench passes away at age 28 of a heart attack. Jonny worked on many Wildstorm titles including Welcome to Tranquility: One Foot in the Grave, Victorian Undead, and Killapalooza among many others as well.
- 00:01:34 – Wildstorm Alumni news; Wildcats writer Adam Beechen has been writing the Batman Beyond mini-series and will start as an ongoing series in January 2011, Wildcats penciler Tim Seeley will write and pencil ANT-MAN & THE WASP 3-issue mini-series beginning in November. Rebekah Isaacs’ new creator-owned project called Magus (first announced on Episode 2 of our podcast) will release in Dec. from 12 Gauge comics (preview pages at CBR).
00:02:33 – Ben reviews Dv8: Gods and Monsters #7 written by Brian Wood, art by Rebekah Isaacs, and cover by Fiona Staples.
00:10:49 – Joe gives his take on Dv8: Gods and Monsters #7 (of 8).
00:14:36 – Joe catches you up on the bi-monthly Gen 13 #38 written by Phil Hester, art by Cruddie Toran and Saleem Crawford, and cover by Ivan Reis. Only one more issue to go!
00:20:36 – Ben says his peace about Gen 13 #38.
00:22:43 – Ben reviews X-Files/30 Days of Night #4 (of 6) written by Steve Niles and Adam Jones, interior art by Tom Mandrake, and cover by Andrea Sorrentino.
00:29:37 – Joe has something to say about this epic cross-over.
00:34:43 – Joe reviews Ides of Blood #3 (of 6) written by Stuart C. Paul, with art by Christian Duce, and cover by Michael Geiger.
00:41:01 – Ben would like to gush over Ides of Blood for a bit. And is really impressed by how well paced and reader friendly this issue was.
00:43:16 – Joe gives you both the print and digital Wildstorm Releases for the week of 10/20.
- For the week of 10/20
- New digital comic offerings (courtesy of comixology.com) $0.99-$1.99
- Ex Machina #14
- Supernatural: Beginning’s End #4
- Gears of War #9
- Planetary #13
- The Telara Chronicles #1
- Trick ‘R Treat #3
- Sleeper: Season One #1, 2, & 3
00:44:26 – Ben gives you are contact info which you will find below and says good night.
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