22 episodes

The fearless Comic Book Buds face their greatest challenge yet! Hosting a weekly podcast! In a world dominated by comic book culture, only one team of diverse nerds can explain the mysteries behind their favorite superheroes, villains and regular people who just happen to be in a comic book. Will they be up to the challenge? Only you, dear listener, can tell!

Comic Book Buds The Comic Book Buds

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    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

The fearless Comic Book Buds face their greatest challenge yet! Hosting a weekly podcast! In a world dominated by comic book culture, only one team of diverse nerds can explain the mysteries behind their favorite superheroes, villains and regular people who just happen to be in a comic book. Will they be up to the challenge? Only you, dear listener, can tell!

    Female Comic Creators!

    Female Comic Creators!

    This month, the Buds talk about some of their favorite female creators, from fanon-artist-turned-canon-artist Natasha Allegri, to queer icon Alison Bechdel, to all the amazing women behind DC Bombshells, to the amazing woman who's OH NO SHE'S RIGHT BEHIND YOU, horror writer Emily Carroll!
    Resources Mentioned in the Show
    https://artistalleyonline.com/ - Support artists who lost income due to cancelled conventions
    https://bookswithpictures.com/
    https://www.tfaw.com/
    https://www.fpnyc.com/
     
    Creators Mentioned in the Show
    Natasha Allegri - Bee & Puppycat
    Alison Bechdel - Dykes to Watch Out for, Fun Home
    Emily Carroll - His Face All Red, Through the Woods
    Kelly Sue Deconnick - Captain Marvel, Aquaman, Bitch Planet, Pretty Deadly
    Leslie Hung - Snotgirl
    Babs Tarr - Motorcrush, Batgirl
    Hannah Templer - Cosmoknights
    Tillie Walden - On a Sunbeam
    Joelle Jones - Ladykiller
    Amanda Conner - Harley Quinn
    Kelly Thompson - Black Widow, Captain Marvel, Hawkeye
    Emma Rios - Pretty Deadly
    Mariko Tamaki - Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me

    • 39 min
    Issue #19: The Birds of Prey

    Issue #19: The Birds of Prey

    This week, the Buds go birdwatching, and along the way, we tell you all about Renee Montoya, Huntress, Cassandra Cain and Black Canary (often known as the Birds of Prey). 
    Topics Include: Greg Rucka, Greg Rucka, and Simone's Bird Corner

    • 54 min
    Issue #18: Best of the Decade!

    Issue #18: Best of the Decade!

    This week, the Buds tackle a seemingly insurmountable force, “The Dreaded Decade Summary”! Will they manage to come out on top and vanquish their listicle foe, or will they succumb to the easy temptation of just recommending Saga for the 800th time? Only you, dear listener, can tell!
    For those who may be impatient or just perusing, the selections are as follows: 
    Best of the Aughts (2000-2010): 
    Ultimate Spiderman Scott Pilgrim Asterios Polyp Persepolis  2011- Giant Days
    2012- Mark Waid’s Daredevil
    2013- Nowhere Men
    2014- Lumberjanes
    2015- Lady Killer
    2016- Snotgirl 
    2017- Silver Surfer
    2018- Immortal Hulk
    Best of the 10s (2010-2019):
    The Wicked and the Divine Nimona Daytripper Motor Crush

    • 59 min
    Issue #17: Harley Quinn

    Issue #17: Harley Quinn

    This week, the Buds talk about Harley Quinn, psychiatrist, anti-hero, and chaotic neutral bisexual friend to dogs! 

    • 40 min
    Issue #16: Image Comics

    Issue #16: Image Comics

    This week, the Buds talk about Image Comics, the history of the publishing house, and some of their favorite comics!
     
    Recommended reading for this episode:
    Sex Criminals The Wicked and the Divine Nowhere Men Chew Pretty Deadly invincible Saga Extremity Spawn The Walking Dead

    • 37 min
    Issue #15: Teamups

    Issue #15: Teamups

    This week, the Buds talk about their favorite teamups and ensemble casts in comics!
     
    Topics include: Nyquil, Moon Moons, and how to spell Sienkiewicz. 

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

podcst junki ,

Good mix

The second episode shows how great this podcast can be! I love the mix of background/history, and reviews of all aspects like content, visual appeal and sound scores. Good blend of humor & knowledge. Excited to hear more!

Hanzieful ,

Good buds, good comics.

Love these good buds and these good comics! DEFINITELY a must-listen for friends who like comics.

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