Episode 20 - Studio Ghibli Conversation - Part 1

Jacob DeSersa hosts all of Sacramento's Ghibli fans in one night! Ok, well, there were ten. The questions are simple: 1. Which was your first? 2. Which was your favorite? And the conversation goes from there. In this first part, Jake is joined by regular Tony Asaro. Special guests on this episode include Tony's sister, Katie Asaro, and husband and wife Beau and Sarah Straub, being the Sarah who is the talented Sacramento artist that you've likely met at one of Empire's Comics Vaults mini-cons.

Episode 19 - Secret Convergence Wars

Sure, sure, we start out talking about actors doing role research by reading comics, but then we get into Secret Wars and Convergence. Finally, we wrap it up with our favorite comic book genres and what we're looking forward to reading this week.

Tonight's podcast stars are, of course, permanent guest host Jacob DeSersa, regulars Patrick Clarke and Tony Asaro, and first time guest (and DC fan) Matt Traverso.

Episode 16 - #Name3Artists and weekly picks

#Name3Artists and we do

Gail Simone started a conversation online, #Name3Artists, to find out which artists' works move you to buy a book even if you don't know or like the writer or subject matter. Permanent guest host Jacob DeSersa and guests share their favorite artists. With Jake are Tony Asaro, Patrick Clarke, John Thomason, and Cameron Mosbarger.

Episode 13 - Archie Comics' Kickstarter plus our favorite all ages books

Permanent guest host Jacob DeSersa assembles his "Podcast Avengers" to talk about Archie Comics' new Kickstarter. The wrap up the episode talking about their fave all-ages books and how they got their start as comic book readers. This episodes' "Podcast Avengers" are Kris Saldana, Tony Asaro, and Patrick Clarke.