Word Balloon Comics Podcast

Word Balloon Comics Podcast

1 on 1 interview show featuring the creative minds behind Comics TV Film Novels & Animation. Hosted by Chicago Pop Culture expert, John Siuntres

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April 21, 2024 67 mins
Scott has a new book out about his fabulous career. We talk undergroubd comics his animation work on thee flintstone, and with sctv alums John Candy Martin Short and Joe Flaherty 
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Cully's seen hsi work adapted into films 3 times. First with the RED films starring Bruce Willis and Blue Beetle last summer. We talk about those experiences 
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Mike is back to talk about his new card game, and it's an excuse to get into more Star Trek . Mike has written many Trek Novels, Comics abd ab episode of ST Voyager 
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Hitdh discusses his new book with Geoff Johns and revidits many of his classic books. we also get an update on the dc black label book. the last days of lex luthor 
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From Last Month's Dublin Comic Con, Word Balloon's Irish correspondent Eoin McCauley interviews 4 creators of comics games and television...

Rapha Lobosco, the current artist on Dynamite's James Bond Comic with Garth Ennis.

Pádraig Murphy, a producer from Cubicle 7 games, discussing his work with Warhammer., including Henry Cavill coming in to work on the Warhammer franchise

John O'Brien, who has been a producer on the world building ...
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Along with republishing Roy's audio claim to Wolverine's co creation , here's a rebuttal from Writer Editor Publisher Mark Waid. 
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April 10, 2024 110 mins
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April 9, 2024 68 mins
Eden is a new sci-fi epic drawn by Marc, written by Christopher Sebela for Humanoids 
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Note : Part 2 starts with a lengthy discussion about the life career and death of Ed Piskor. If that subject offends you, fast forward to 42:05 for more genal comics talk.

We also get into Rob's plans with Comic Writer  and Novelist Max Allan Collins to adpat Max's Mathan Hller books into audio dramas starring Todd Stashwick (12 Monkets Star Trek Picard Season 3) 
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April 6, 2024 65 mins
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A boxing discussion with my friends from Ringside Seat. Cat Johnson has uncovered some not too pleasent stories about the 1930s heavyweight champion Max Baer. We also preview The upcoming Fury Vs Usyk Heavyweight Unification fight
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April 2, 2024 57 mins
From 2014, ny first chat with  the late Ed Piskor who sadly ended his life Monday.

Cancel Culture is a dangerous weapon
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April 1, 2024 76 mins
The new controversey about the decision Marvel/Disney has made to credit Roy Thomas in the creationm of Wolverine is addresed in an editorial by me, and represting a 2018 talk I had with Roy and Dr Susana Flores about the psychology of Wolverine. 

I have great respect for Len Wein and Roy Thomas...but this is a complicated issue. 
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Racheal and Paul have created a whodunit involving the world of Kaiju Monsters 
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March 28, 2024 71 mins
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March 27, 2024 68 mins
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