We’re joined this week by Pittsburgh’s own acclaimed
comic book creator JIM RUGG! Jim jaws with us about comics, Golden
Age creator work ethics, discovering Kirby, ‘90s comics, and taking
on the Incredible Hulk in his much anticipated ‘Hulk: Grand Design’
series for Marvel! (It’s hitting the stands right now...
It’s the Marvel monster-turned-Marvel Comics’ staple
villain, everyone’s favorite extraterrestrial Asian dragon,
FIN FANG FOOM! Mike D. & Tommy discuss the character’s
pre-Marvel superheroes introduction and his future integration into
the Marvel universe proper! Plus the Cold War and it’s effects on
Tommy & Mike D. are joined by artist RYAN CARR,
official house artist for the George A. Romero Foundation, and
things gets heated as they discuss fan communities, creator
credits, comics on the screen, dream jobs, and so much
Your boys dip into the legendary Lord Of Light; from
sci-fi novel to a proposed theme park to CIA operation involving a
fake Hollywood movie and saving hostages in Iran to black light
posters! It’s a crazy story, and Jack Kirby’s art was an important
part of it all!
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!