63 episodes

The best way to get to know someone is through the things that they love. Each episode, host Matt Lune will be talking with guests about the comic books that are important to them; it could be the first they read or the first they loved; the one they always go back to or the one that makes them laugh, or cry – or all of the above! For whatever reason, if that issue is important to them, That’s The Issue we'll talk about!

That's The Issue Matt Lune

    • Leisure

The best way to get to know someone is through the things that they love. Each episode, host Matt Lune will be talking with guests about the comic books that are important to them; it could be the first they read or the first they loved; the one they always go back to or the one that makes them laugh, or cry – or all of the above! For whatever reason, if that issue is important to them, That’s The Issue we'll talk about!

    Effigies and an Evolving Industry, with Sarah Gordon and Matt Hawkins

    Effigies and an Evolving Industry, with Sarah Gordon and Matt Hawkins

    Welcome to That’s The Issue! I’m Matt Lune, and I’ll be joined every episode by guests to discuss their love of comics by looking at the comics they love.
    Today on the show, I'm joined by small press creator Sarah Gordon and President/COO of Top Cow, Matt Hawkins. We talk about the evolution of the comics industry in the decades since Matt first met Rob Liefeld and started working for Extreme Studios, how to engage with a changing comics audience, and about one of the strangest Kickstarter rewards of all...join us!


    Support That's The Issue by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/thatstheissue


    Find out more at https://thatstheissue.pinecast.co


    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 47 min
    The History of Animation, with Fred Van Lente

    The History of Animation, with Fred Van Lente

    Welcome to That’s The Issue! I’m Matt Lune, and I’ll be joined every episode by guests to discuss their love of comics by looking at the comics they love.


    Today on the show, I'm joined by writer Fred Van Lente ( “Amazing Spider-Man” “Archer and Armstrong” “The Comic Book History of Comics”) to talk about his new Kickstarter with artist Ryan Dunlavey, “The Comic Book History of Animation!”


    We discuss the early days of animation in Hollywood, finding the human stories within the history, the hidden figures behind the legends, and so much more!


    Support That's The Issue by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/thatstheissue


    Find out more at https://thatstheissue.pinecast.co


    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 46 min
    Exploring Tartarus, with Johnnie Christmas and Jack T Cole

    Exploring Tartarus, with Johnnie Christmas and Jack T Cole

    Today on the show, I'm joined by Johnnie Christmas and Jack T. Cole, the writer and artist behind the new Image Comics series Tartarus! We discuss the ins and outs of their working relationship, the process of building a world, and much much more!


    Support That's The Issue by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/thatstheissue


    Find out more at https://thatstheissue.pinecast.co


    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 46 min
    Legacies and Influences, with Matt Kindt and Kelly Kanayama

    Legacies and Influences, with Matt Kindt and Kelly Kanayama

    On this week's episode, I'm joined by writer and creator Matt Kindt, and comics journalist Kelly Kanayama to discuss the importance of influences on a creators work, as well as the legacy that creators leave behind.


    Support That's The Issue by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/thatstheissue


    Find out more at https://thatstheissue.pinecast.co


    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Never Getting Bored, with Ted Brandt and Ro Stein

    Never Getting Bored, with Ted Brandt and Ro Stein

    On this week's episode I'm joined by the art team behind the Image Comics series Crowded, Ted Brandt and Ro Stein. On the show we discuss their artistic process, their inspirations, how their approach to their art is evolving over time, and the things they do to keep their work interesting.


    We also discuss their favorite comics. For Ted, it’s “Never as Bad as you Think” by Stuart and Kathryn Immonen, and for Ro it’s “The Adventure Zone vol 1: Here There be Gerblins” by the McElroys.


    Support That's The Issue by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/thatstheissue


    Find out more at https://thatstheissue.pinecast.co


    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 59 min
    From Zines to the Screen, with Aditya Bidikar and Alice Castle

    From Zines to the Screen, with Aditya Bidikar and Alice Castle

    On this week's episode I'm joined by letterer and writer Aditya Bidikar and critic and writer Alice Castle to discuss the comics they love! Along the way, we talk about, well, everything about comics! From making zines all the way through to adapting your work for the big screen. Join us!


    Support That's The Issue by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/thatstheissue


    Find out more at https://thatstheissue.pinecast.co


    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 1 hr 5 min

Top Podcasts In Leisure

Listeners Also Subscribed To