It’s an epic show this week, as Vince Hunt, Dan Butcher and Tony Esmond are joined by British comics titan Pat Mills on the Awesome Comics Podcast – and boy, do they all have one hell of a time.
The conversation goes far and wide as the guys talk about tales of 2000AD, the lore and legends of Slaine, Pats unique take of superheroes in the cult classic Marshal Law and the untapped mine of gems that is the European graphic novel market. Thats only the tip of the iceberg too. Seriously, theres so many great stories and fantastic knowledge jammed into this episode it might give you a nosebleed! Plus, as always, theres also some great books and events you need to check out too, so get yourself comfortable and soak in 2 hours plus of awesome comic book conversation!
Mentioned in this episode are: Pat Mills, Millsverse, Futureshock! The story of 2000AD, Matt Smith, John Hicklenton Bellardanelli, Rebellion Publishing, Defoe, Slaine, Glenn Fabry, Simon Davis, The Brutania Chronicles Volume 2, The Táin: Translated from the Old Irish Epic Táin Bó Cúailnge, Marshal Law, Kevin O’Neil, Nemesis the Warlock, Spain Rodriguez, Requiem Vampire Knight, Valerian, Cinebooks, Comixology, Commando Comics, Centrala, Friends, K Michael Russell Colouring Tutorials, Aaargh! It’s War: The Best War Comic Art, Story by Robert McKee, Pipedream Comics, A Place to Hang Your Cape and Down the Tubes
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