Waiting for the trade…

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by Jeremy on May 5, 2012

Hey, due to things like my newish job keeping me super tired and other such sundry thing the Comics Archive is going on Hiatus. I hope to bring the show back eventually but for now we’re not going to making any new episodes.  I thank you all for listening and hope you’ll return to listen when (if) we return to record.

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Doors and keys have long been used as storytelling devices. In horror fiction this is no less true.  What creeping horror lies on the other side? Is it salvation or terror?  After a terrible incident, a family tries to make a fresh start in their old family home.  Will it be the renewal they need? Or merely the beginning of a new dark chapter?  Join us as we explore the first volume of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez’s Locke and Key.

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Coming Next Week: Locke and Key

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by Jeremy on January 11, 2012

Next week we dive into Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez’s Locke and Key.  Can slower paced methodical horror work in comics? Is the book worth your time and money? Join us next week as we find out together.

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Happy Holidays from The Comics Archive!

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by Jeremy on December 19, 2011

On behalf of everyone on the show, I just wanted to wish all of our listeners a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa or New year.  Make sure you spend at least a little time reading after opening your presents.  It”s what Hellboy would want.

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Season 2, Episode 12 – Into The Dark (Stuff of Legend)

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When the toys witness their Boy taken by the Boogieman, they immediately mount an expedition to retrieve him from the Dark.  Can this small ragtag group survive against the forces of all the forgotten toys?  Can everyone be trusted?  We’ll learn the answers to these questions and more as we talk about The Stuff of […]

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Coming Next Week: Stuff of Legend

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When a boy is taken by the Boogie Man, what can the likes of a teddy bear, toy soldier and princess do?  Can they save him from a terrible fate or will they discover that they are just toys?  Join us next week as we head into the Dark to find out what these toys […]

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Season 2, Episode 11 – We Are the Guard (Mouse Guard)

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I find myself explaining to many people that comics are a medium not a genre, filled with the same variety in story type that exists in every other medium.  Mouse Guard really crystallizes this for me.  This is an all ages book that would probably appeal to almost anyone.  If you like adventure, intrigue, politics […]

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Coming Next Week: Mouse Guard

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Mice have a world all their own.  Smaller than most other creatures, they must band together to survive.  Their Champions are the Mouse Guard, but can these champions stave off all their foes?  Join us next week as we find out.

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