Mon, 28 September 2015
Grand Theft Lunchbox
It's week one of guest cohosts and who better to join the party with George than two of the hosts of the Gaming Marathon on the RELM Network (www.thegamingmarathon.com and Gaming Marathon on Facebook and Twitter): Adam Sharrock and Aaron Lamb!!!
Adam and Aaron talk to George about video games, their "day jobs", and the Gaming Marathon Gaming Clan (join on Facebook)!!! Fun in the gregarious GATES manner!
Don't forget you can still make a difference in the current refugee crisis by contributing to the International Rescue Committee UK. All the information can be found at www.justgiving.com/comicnerdsrefugees. Details were mentioned in episode 85. Donate and spread the word. Thank you for your support.
Mon, 21 September 2015
PMP His Ride
Tony is back...or is he? And he is trying to better himself...by stalking Lynda Carter?! George goes to Disney World...and rants about his favorite theme park??!! All this and end of summer movies. Just another day at the boiler room studio.
Don't forget you can make a difference in the current refugee crisis by contributing to the International Rescue Committee UK. All the information can be found at www.justgiving.com/comicnerdsrefugees. Details were mentioned in episode 85. Donate and spread the word. Thank you for your support.
Sun, 13 September 2015
Mara Wood and Maria Norris of The Missfits and Talking Shojo
Tony's away so George will bring in some more guests on this super special episode. Meet Mara Wood and Maria Norris, two of the cohosts of the Missfits (a podcast primarily about comics but they talk about all things in geek culture) (http://talkingcomicbooks.com/category/podcast-2/the-missfits/) and the hosts of the new podcast Talking Shojo set to premiere September 18 on iTunes!
The Missfits talk about melding their passion for pop culture with their careers in education, the science of learning, political science, psychology, dissertations and procrastinations, organizational skills, and they still find time to discuss comics, conventions, and anime.
Recommendations: Snow White with the Red Hair; Puella Magi Madoka Magica (and a bonus - Revolutionary Girl Utena).
Follow them on Twitter @MegaMaraMon, @MariaWNorris, @The_Missfits, @TalkingShojo. Also check out TalkingShojo.Tumblr.com, and read their pop culture related articles on marawoodblog.com and on the Talking Comics Forum at talkingcomicbooks.com
Feeling helpless about the refugee crisis in Europe and the Middle East? You can make a difference by contributing to the International Rescue Committee UK. All the details can be found at www.justgiving.com/comicnerdsrefugees. Donate and spread the word! Thank you for your support.
Mon, 7 September 2015
New Creator Showcase
Now with magical chimes for your listening pleasure!
This week, George interviews two young creators breaking out into the business of comics, graphic design, and general entrepreneurship. First, we get to meet Savannah College Art and Design alum, Virginia Gasser. Next up, we meet Tyrone Selby of Spark Flow Studios. Not only is his new creator owned comic, Elements of Light, available for the world to see, he is also one of the founders of the Soul 4 Reel Film Festival.
Follow Virginia on Instagram at adventurevirginiatimeX2, and on Tumblr and Twitter at AVTX2. Also, check out her work at virginiagasser@behance. Follow and Like Tyrone on Facebook at Tyrone Selby, Elements of Light, Spark Flow Studios, and Soul 4 Reel Film Festival. He is also on Twitter at Tyrone Selby, Elements of Light, and Soul 4 Reel Film Fest. And thanks to the gang at Comic Logic in Ashburn, VA for letting us conduct our interview with Tyrone "live on tape" at the store. Follow them on Facebook and Twitter and check them out at comiclogicva.com.
Let 'em know George and Tony sent you.