As we wait for our ailing host Tommy to return from illness,
Super Producer Rob Martin joins Mike D to fill in for a little
vintage CCD fun! The boys discuss the big year that Jack has had in
regard to properties that have been adapted in pop culture
(including TV/Movies as well as comics). The fellas also weigh in
JESSE SIMON returns to the show to talk about
characters that Jack Kirby and Jesse’s grandfather (comic book
legend Joe Simon) created who use shields as weapons… and from
there we discuss his own upcoming superhero comic,
Jesse is a young fella who knows his comic book
history, and he always shines...
This week we’re doing something a little different;
we’re going to talk about comic book characters we WISH Kirby had
drawn! From Marvel Comics staples to creator-owned characters, see
(or hear) what we pick for our “What If Kirby Drew…” episode! Fun
Hot on the heels of his big screen debut, Tommy
& Mike D. discuss the Marvel Comics debut of Bill Everett’s
1940s Timely Comics’ hero NAMOR! We explore the Sub-Mariner’s first
encounter with the Fantastic Four in issue 4 of the World’s
Greatest Comic Magazine from February 1962!
This week we’re joined by cartoonist, pop-artist,
& comic book creator JIM MAHFOOD! We’ve befriended Jim over the
years at cons and online, and we’re happy to finally get him in on
a full-length episode of the show! We talk conventions, fandom,
collector’s mentality, being...
Join Jack Kirby fans Mike D & Tommy Lombardozzi as they invite weekly guests to discuss and explore the work and contributions of the comic book industry's greatest creator, with lots of laughs along the way!
All hail the King of Comics!