Episode 77: Comic Book Guilty Pleasures
June 26, 2016•109 min
In every medium, there’s a "guilty pleasure." It's a work that audiences feel ashamed for enjoying. You know what we’re talking about, listeners! You can’t hide your love of DATING NAKED from us! Luckily for you, this is a no judgment zone. In fact, on this week’s episode of the ComicsVerse podcast, our contributors actually discuss their guilty pleasures in comics and whether or not there should be a negative connotation to the term, “guilty pleasure”, at all.
Managing editor Miss Jamie Rice leads Phil Casey, Bob Franco, Matthew Murphy, and Tim O’Reilly in a discussion of four different titles, each representing one of their biggest comic book guilty pleasures. The titles featured in this week’s episode include SUNSTONE by Stejpan Seijic, JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS by Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell, ARCHIE VS PREDATOR by Alex De Campi and Fernando Ruiz, and ALL STAR BATMAN & ROBIN by Frank Miller and Jim Lee. With genres ranging from BDSM romance to pop music, it’s hard to imagine how