Sat, 30 August 2014
The bear boys welcome Steve Bryant, the writer and artist of the adventures of that angelic and adventurous aviatrix Athena Voltaire. Dark Horse/Sequential Pulp will be releasing the Athena Voltaire Compendium later in the year, collecting Athena's complete adventures and Steve drops in to talk about her publishing history, what to expect next with Athena, his influences and much more. Plus Billy Z and Steve talk a little football! Then the bears get down to recent comic talk discussing Original Sin, Mike Deodato, John Byrne's Wonder Woman, the influence of comic book movies, Superman in the late 70's, Sensation Comics #1, Future's End, God is Dead: The Book of Acts, Uncanny Avengers, Axis, Attack on Titan, X-Men #18, Star Wars #20 not to mention Bill and Bryan's Washington DC adventure.
Intro: Matthew Sweet - "Where You Get Love"
00:40- The Comic Book Bears welcome Steve Bryant for an interview about the Athena Voltaire Compendium
36:00 - Steve and Billy Z talk football. (Deal with it.)
41:18 - Justin and Bryan manage to get a few questions in for Steve despite interview hog Billy Z
51:00 - Bill and Bryan's Washington DC Adventure
58:20 - Original Sin/Mike Deodato/Wonder Woman
1:05:00 - The influence of movies upon comics/Superman/Guardians of the Galaxy
1:07:29 - Sensation Comics #1
1:11:26 - Future's End
1:14:59 - God is Dead: The Book of Acts
1:18:22 - Uncanny Avengers/Axis/Onslaught
1:27:54 - Attack on Titan
1:32:52 - X-Men #18/Marc Guggenheim
1:39:04 - Star Wars #20/Marvel's Star Wars plans
1:44:20 - The Woofs of the Week
Outro - The James Gang - "Funk 49"