Our crew and special guests sit down to lay down a commentary track on the best movie every about Superhero high school. We think you'll enjoy every minute, so queue up the movie and get ready to press "Play."
p.s. as of this posting, Sky High is on Netflix. :)
Tony interviews local talent who exhibited at Free Comic Book Day Festival 2017. FCBD Festival is Empire's Comics Vault's annual comic book celebration, featuring local comic book creators, writers, artists, food trucks, and community groups. This episode features the following individuals and groups:
- Sac City Rollers
- West Coast Avengers (Facebook)
- Jared Konopitski, Artist
- Supreme Pro Wrestling (Facebook)
- Graphics & Growlers (Facebook)
- Kyrun Silva of Big Tree Comics, Comics Creator and Publisher
- Jen Monson, Artist
- John Marcotte, HeroicGirls.com
- Julie Okahara, Artist
- Dan Bethel, Long John comic, Comics Creator, Artist
- Eben Burgoon, Comics Creator, Writer
- Melissa Pagluica, Artist, Comics Creator
- Justin Orr, Artist
- Hainanu "Nooligan" Saulque, Arist
- Eric Nguyen, Artist
- Hanna Moore, Ghost Thunder Collective
- Sean Gregory Miller (Twitter)
- Mach Yeager, Artist
- Kristine Balog, Artist, Writer, Comics Creator
Three teams of Empire's Comics Vault All-Stars ("Vaultstars"?) vie to see who, indeed, is worthy of the ultimate prize by competing in a few rounds of custom-crafted comic-book trivia, hosted by Tony Asaro.
Starring: Ben Schwartz, Alex Dress, & Patty, himself, as "Pooh Bear's Marauders". Amy Nunag, Minnie Saucedo, & Ryan Miller as "Grimm Winning Ghosts". & Heroic Girls' John Marcotte, joins Shaun Taylor & Sean Patrick Lawrence, both of Graphics & Growlers and also founders of the upcoming Sac Indie Expo, to comprise Team "G.G.G."!
Tony Asaro, Patrick Clarke, Minnie Saucedo, and Amy Nunag opine on the titular, roguish, galaxy-saving super-team's second silver screen adventure!
Tony Asaro, Patrick Clarke, and Erminia "Minnie" Saucedo celebrate all things Diana of Themyscira in honor of her 75th anniversary, and as an extra-special bonus, we hear remotely from a host of special guests, including:
- Alison Poppy, Eric Manix, and Kelly Okler of Out of The Fridge podcast, as well as
- Katie Asaro and Spencer Wilson, plus
- Ben Schwartz, owner and operator of Empire's Comics Vault
They share what Wonder Woman means to them.
No Picks & Pulls of The Week this time around for this titan-sized episode, but, rest assured, it is overflowing with the most heartfelt and genuine of praise for our princess of the Amazons!
Tony Asaro and Patrick Clarke open with suggestions for a few trade paperback and hardcover gems you might want to think about snagging at the FCBD sale, followed by a thorough run-down of the guests, the festivities, and the free comic books you will be able to find at Empire's Comics at this Saturday's FCBD Festival, capped, as usual, with our Picks & Pulls of The Week (for the comics week of May 3rd)!
We're pleased to share our recent Brian Michael Bendis interview with you as a podcast episode. The original BMB interview can be viewed at Empire's Comics Vault's YouTube channel. Ben and Bendis talk about past and current projects, the creative process, and comic book theft!
After the interview we wrap up with our recommendations for the week, shared by Tony, Patrick, and returning guest Minnie Saucedo.
Patty and Tony chat about the Netflix Original: Marvel's Iron Fist! It's one of our favorite episodes. Enjoy.