205 | Captain Confederacy, Color Theory And High Contrast Comics

The conversation begins with dollar box finds, then goes into color theory, high contrast and happy Batman. The world needs more happy Batman.

MUSICAL SPOTLIGHT: Steve Connelly And The Lesser Gods

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Captain Confederacy From Steel Dragon Press.

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142 | Acme Novelty Library, Standoff, Legion, Hellfire, Hip Hop Family Tree And Asterix

It’s ride or die as Dallas records the shortest episode in Two Dimension history. He reviews Chris Ware’s Acme Novelty Library, and discusses The Avengers: Standoff
event, two new X-Men shows: Legion and Hellfire, Hip Hop Family Tree and Asterix The Gaul.

MUSICAL SPOTLIGHT: Cameron McGill and What Army

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Acme Novelty Library By Chris Ware.

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132 | Alex + Ada, How To Be Happy, Oddball Comics And Y The Last Man

It’s Episode 132! Our host Dallas returns with his motley crew of Don, Rook and Al!
Don and Dallas do a tag team review of Alex + Ada. Rook revisits How to Be Happy by Eleanor Davis and puts in his two cents. And the superhero greats are back! Thrill to the exploits of….. Six Gun Gorilla! Inferior Five! Not Brand Echh! US1! And More!
Oh, and we wax poetic about the classic Fred Hembeck Destroys the Marvel Universe.
And finally, Rook reviews the first volume of Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra’s masterpiece, Y the Last Man.

MUSICAL SPOTLIGHT: Steve Robinson & Ed Woltil

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Alex + Ada By Jonathan Luna And Sarah Vaughn.

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109 | Graphic Design Masters In Comics

Al, Dallas and Don get together on this supersized episode to discuss comic artists who not only had fantastic drawing abilities, but were masters of graphic design as well.

MUSICAL SPOTLIGHT: Samaria

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Alex Toth.
Seminal Works. Creepy Presents Alex Toth, Genius Isolated, Genius Illustrated, Genius Animated, Setting the Standard: Comics by Alex Toth 1952-1954 And Zorro.

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72 | Will Comic Book Movies Wear Thin? Are There Any Genius Artists Pushing The Medium?

“Will comic book movies wear thin? Do we have any genius artists working in the field today?” Al asks both of these questions, and the entire episode is spent discussing it.

MUSICAL SPOTLIGHT: PARADA

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Dallas Can’t Stop Watching Man Of Steel.

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69 | Comic Titles Gone Into Oblivion And Reading Comic Books Online

Al and Don start out discussing forgotten titles that have seemingly gone into oblivion,
and later talk about a band that never made the shuffle to obscurity. Kind of strange that neither one cared for The Eagles, but they seem to know the material quite well anyway.

MUSICAL SPOTLIGHT: Flamin Groovies

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Omaha The Cat Dancer Finishes And Is Available From NBM.

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