34 episodes

A Podcast About Drinking, Drawing & Visual Storytelling. Hosts Brian Stelfreeze (The Ride, Batman, and Black Panther), 12-Gauge Comics Publisher Keven Gardner, and Sean Edgar (Z2 Comics, Paste Magazine) invite the most innovative artistic trailblazers in comics, film, and animation to chat about technique, industry, and inspiration. Also: they drink a lot of alcohol. (OK: Brian drinks tea.)

Shot X Shot Podcast Shot X Shot Podcast

    • Arts
    • 4.7 • 15 Ratings

A Podcast About Drinking, Drawing & Visual Storytelling. Hosts Brian Stelfreeze (The Ride, Batman, and Black Panther), 12-Gauge Comics Publisher Keven Gardner, and Sean Edgar (Z2 Comics, Paste Magazine) invite the most innovative artistic trailblazers in comics, film, and animation to chat about technique, industry, and inspiration. Also: they drink a lot of alcohol. (OK: Brian drinks tea.)

    Episode Thirty Four: Mark Siegel (First Second Books)

    Episode Thirty Four: Mark Siegel (First Second Books)

    Shot X Shot welcomes renaissance cartoonist and editor Mark Siegel to the podcast. The founder and creative and editorial director of First Second Books, Mark is an accomplished writer and illustrator whose work includes the The Five Worlds quintology, Tiny Dancer, Sailor Twain, and Oskar and the Eight Blessings. A never-ending font of poetic inspiration and hilarious anecdotes, Mark and SXS host Kevin Gardner form the perfect comic book dad hurricane in this podcast. Enjoy.

    • 1 hr 37 min
    Episode Thirty Three: David Dastmalchian & Lukas Ketner (Count Crowley)

    Episode Thirty Three: David Dastmalchian & Lukas Ketner (Count Crowley)

    We're celebrating Halloween in January with David Dastmalchian and Lukas Ketner—the black-clad creative team behind Count Crowley for Dark Horse Comics. Though most listeners may also know David from his acting roles in such films as The Dark Knight, Ant Man, and Suicide Squad, this renaissance man of the macabre is also an expert comic scribe who can weave suspense and terror in harmony with the expert pencils of Lukas Ketner (Witch Doctor, Kill the Minotaur!).

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Episode Thirty Two: Jorge Corona (Batgirls, Middlewest)

    Episode Thirty Two: Jorge Corona (Batgirls, Middlewest)

    *Dusts off mic*
    HELLO AND WELCOME BACK! If you've been waiting for more deep dives into the world of comic art and storytelling, Brian, Sean, and Keven are elated to join comic artist Jorge Corona for two hours of discussion about about pencils, inks, and Venezuelan cuisine. The visual mastermind behind Image breakouts Middlewest, The Me You Love in the Dark, and so many covers is here to dive deep into process and technique.

    • 1 hr 57 min
    Episode Thirty One: Naomi Baker (Marvel Studios)

    Episode Thirty One: Naomi Baker (Marvel Studios)

    Naomi Baker is a master artist of the fantastic, lending her brush behind the scenes of countless video games and, more recently, Marvel Studios movies. In this very special episode, she discusses her process, heavy metal sweet tooth, and comic book diet growing up.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Episode Thirty: Skottie Young (I Hate Fairyland, Middlewest)

    Episode Thirty: Skottie Young (I Hate Fairyland, Middlewest)

    Alright motherfluffers, our next guest is the creator of I Hate Fairyland and the co-creator/writer of Middlewest and The Me You Love in the Dark with artist Jorge Corona. That's right—we have Skottie Young on SxS, dangit. He talks about hip-hop. And girls (who are really aren't girls) with very large axes suspended in fantasy parodies. And building his own cartooning empire. Enjoy.

    • 59 min
    Episode Twenty Nine: David Yarovesky (Brightburn) & Czarface's Seamus Esoteric Ryan

    Episode Twenty Nine: David Yarovesky (Brightburn) & Czarface's Seamus Esoteric Ryan

    The Shot X Shot crossover for the ages:
    • Incendiary director David Yarovesky, the subversive visionary behind Brightburn, Nightbooks, The Hive and beyond
    • Seamus "Esoteric" Ryan, the spitfire master Czarface MC and author of the new graphic novel, Czarface: A Czar Is Born
    • Alcohol
    • Comics/Film/Music Havoc
    • Weird hilarity you can't even fathom

    • 1 hr 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Elliot Blake ,

Insightful Comics Discussions

If you’re into comics, you can’t beat a three episode of comics talk with a master like Brian Stelfreeze. Looking forward to listening to more!

innfusor ,

Fan!!!

Love these guys and this show. It rocks! More tea please. And comics. But yeah, tea. And whiskey.

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