Independent Comic Books & Podcasts

Wizard World Minneapolis – May 1-3

Brock Beauchamp
April 30, 2015

Hey all, I’ll be at Wizard World Minneapolis from May 1-3 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. You can find me at a block of booths with my fellow Twin Cities Comic Collective members (tables C35-C45), peddling my wares and chatting up the legions of geeks in attendance. I’m only at the halfway point of Duplicity so while I won’t be selling hard copies of that book, I’ll have copies of the jam comic Alpha X on sale. As usual, I’ll also have a slew of new prints to offer, including the prints shown below. The show hours for Wizard World Minneapolis... View Article

Episode 53: Black Science and Marvel’s Daredevil

Nick Hemsing
April 20, 2015

Image is still crushing it with independent comics and this week Nick and Brock fail to avoid them yet again with their review of Black Science. Also up for discussion is the new Star Wars trailer, AMC’s Preacher casting news, and the new darkity, dark, dark Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (and Dark) trailer. Sci-Fi comic books a many elements to sell to the reader in a short amount of time: the world, the characters, and some idea where the story is going. If any of these fail in so much as the first issue, the series is going... View Article

Episode 52: iZombie and Andrew Jackson Throws a Punch

Nick Hemsing
April 6, 2015

There are many unfollowed rules for the CCCP podcast. One of them being that Brock doesn’t want to read undead comics and would prefer to not review them. This rule is broken frequently and much to the delight of Nick, who does not have that strong of an opinion, and also likes to see Brock uncomfortable. However, Brock picked iZombie so he can’t complain that it was reviewed for this comic book podcast. Unfortunately, again, for Nick, Brock picked it because he liked it so there is no particular thrill here. Vertigo presents this different, light take on classic American... View Article