194 - CINDY, BISCUIT, WEIRDNESS AND SILENCE! (W / DAN WHITE)

This week the pod is without a Dan, but luckily there's another one in the wings to talk comics, and that's the creator of the awesome Cindy and Biscuit Dan White! Theres talk of Dans many years publishing in the small press scene and his long running podcast as well as his more creepy horror flavoured work too. Plus there's hilarious chat about Conans hipster activities, classic British comics, the art of sponsorship ads and some amazing book recommendations too!

Great stuff to check out this week - Dan WhiteCindy and BiscuitSticky RibsSilence!Dan BerryMake it Then Tell EverybodyDanny Noble, Hangover FarmJunji ItoGyoSpiralJosh SimmonsThe Furry TrapTim BirdAsleep in the BackAvery Hill PublishingTurbo Jones

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192 - ARTWORK, CLASSIC COMEDY AND TRANSYLVANIA! (W / JONNY CANNON)

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This week the gang are joined by artist and all round mega comics enthusiast Jonny Cannon (The United, Transylvanian Knights) to talk about his work, influences and more. The chat goes far and wide, from comics documentaries to classic artists that need more revisiting to a bunch of epic recommendations to check out and an abundance of toilet talk! Buckle up coz this one is epic!

Great stuff to check out this week - Jonny CannonThe UnitedTransylvanian KnightsJames McCullochAlfies Special SocksImage RevolutionRude Dude: The Steve Rude Story, Comics BritanniaLittle Heroes KS, Fanscene #2Hull Comic Con 2019Cardiff Comics Carnival, SaraTKO StudiosErol vs EvilDarrel ForpeAlone, LeftSteve Ingram

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190 - EDITING, MILLENNIUM FALCONS AND VALIANT! (W / HEATHER ANTOS)

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This week the gang activate their Valiant mode! Not only do they talk about some fantastic books from that publisher to check out, but they are joined by the mighty comics editor Heather Antos to talk about what's in store from Valiant this year as well as her comic book editing career! The discussion goes from a galaxy far, far away to Conan in an Iron Man suit and is one not to be missed!

Great stuff to check out this week - Heather AntosValiant Comics,  Beyond Milford Green KSOctobriana KSIncursionXO Manowar #24Bloodshot

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189 - NEWSPAPER STRIPS, LATE KNIGHTS AND PAT MILLS! (W / MATT STROTT)

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The ACP gang are joined by artist Matt Strott (Late Knights) this week to talk about how he went from wanting to make newspaper comic strips to working on a full comic book series with Jon Laight. Theres discussion about going from an issue one to an issue two, mexican Spider-Man, work/life balance and getting started in the small press game! If that's not enough there's also an extra interview with the mighty Pat Mills!

Great stuff to check out this week - Matt StrottLate KnightsLevel 8 ComicsPat MillsThe Untold Tales of BigfootVince DorseCosmic ScoundrelsMadius Comics, Tragic Tales of Horrere, Endswell Chapter OnePeter MoreyKingdomNoBrow PressJon McNaught

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188 - HOLY **** LET'S WRITE SOME COMICS! (W / JAMES MCCULLOCH)

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This week the gang go full punk rock, take off the seatbelts and let the F bombs fly as they are joined by prolific comics writer James McCulloch (City of Lost Souls) to talk about writing indie comics! Not only is there plenty of process talk, but there's discussion of convention interactions, creativity as therapy, character creation, toilet habits, science fiction names, comics journalism and so much more. This one is a party episode with a side order of 'grumpy old men' - so buckle up!

Great stuff to check out this week - James McCullochThe Forest The Chair and Those That Reside ThereDan CharnleyTransylvanian KnightsJonny CannonCity of Lost SoulsJanine Van MoosolStuart McCuneCardiff Comics CarnivalMerrick the Sensational ElephantmanNPC TeaExit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss ChroniclesPlan A/Plan BJohn TuckerThe Art of DyingEurope ComicsEnforcerBrian FunkArtyom Trakhanov

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186 - CREATING ‘AWESOME COMICS’! (W / TOM STEWART)

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This week the ACP gang are talking about the work and creation of their anthology series 'Awesome Comics', and to help them do it they are joined by Tom from the brilliant podcast 'That Comic Smell'! Together they discuss the journey of the book from concept to its final issue, collaborating as a group, reception at cons and so much more! There’s also some podcast chat, a discussion about the difficulty getting comics to kids in the high street and Vince and Dan talk their recent twitter feud!

Great stuff to check out this week: That Comic SmellTCS on twitterAwesome ComicsNick ProlixDaniel Marc ChantEd TraquinoAndy BloorHouse Bound KSAlfie GallagherThe Fang, Revenant, Horde ComicsPortal ComicsJonny CannonBreak the CakeDavid Robertson

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185 - GETTING 'AWAY' WITH COMICS! (W / GRANT RICHARDS)

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The artist of Markosia's 'Away', Grant Richards, joins the ACP crew this week to talk about his amazing artwork, processes and upcoming projects for the year ahead. There’s also talk of great comics to check out, promotional interactions, the difficulties of drawing heads from different angles and more!

Great stuff to check out this week: Grant RichardsAwayJon LaightKevin GunstoneSliced Quarterly Vol 2Baad Food 2Martin SimpsonNeedlemanThe Sons of El TopoFair Spark BooksHow to Make Comics with Springworth

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184 - TALKING PUBLISHING WITH ALTERNA COMICS! (W / PETER SIMETI)

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This week the ACP are joined by the founder and publisher of Alterna Comics, Peter Simeti to talk about his journey in comics and what the publisher are trying to achieve in the modern publishing world. Its a fascinating conversation that goes from the fantastic line of titles Alterna has to distribution to comic book and the overall state of the modern comics publishing world! If that’s not enough there’s plenty of books to check out and comics fun to be had!

Great stuff to check out this week: Alterna Comics, Peter Simeti, UK Stores that stock Alterna, The Chair, Trespasser, Blood Realm, Tinsel Town, True Believers Comic Festival 2019, Mother Russia, Incredible Doom, Dylan Dog - Chess of Death, Epicenter Comics

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183 - LOOKING FORWARD TO THE YEAR AHEAD!

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It's the first show of 2019, and the ACP talk about what they and the listeners are looking forward to in indie comics in the coming months. Lots of names, titles and more to keep an eye on are mentioned as well as some great recommendations!

Great stuff to check out this week: Into the Realm, Resurrection Men 2, 100 Demon Dialogues, Oblivion Song, Alterna Comics, Exilium

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182 - THE BIG FAT AWESOME QUIZ OF THE YEAR 2018!

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To sign off from 2018 it's an extra special quiz that only the ACP can provide, it's the Big Fat Awesome Quiz of the Year! Play along at home and see if you can beat the ACP crew and their guests, Stuart Mulrain and Andy Hanks!!

Great stuff to check out this week: True Believers Comic Festival 2019, Andy Hanks, Stuart Mulrain, 27 Panels

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181 - OUR PICKS OF 2018!

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It's that time of the year again - it's the Awesome Comics Podcast picks of the year!

Great stuff to check out this week: Punisher:The Platoon, Away, Kingdom, No Brow Press, Eternal, Black Mask Studios, Merrick/Dr Crowe, Luisa: Now and Then, Humanoids, Grind, Joe Palmer, Horde Comics, Sliced Anthology, Wine and Zine Anthology, Killtopia, BHP Comics, Desert Star, Giant Days, Europe Comics, Avery Hill Publishing, Ten Earth Shattering Blows, Vanguard, Penned Guins, Ghost of the Gulag, Drugs and Wires, Rok of the Reds, Follow Me In, Katriona Chapman

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180 - STAN LEE... 'NUFF SAID!

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This year the comics world mourned the passing of Stan 'The Man' Lee, so the ACP trio decided to get together for a special show discussing the man, his work, his influence on pop culture and the way we think about comics. It's something a bit different but still as spicy as ever... Excelsior!

Great stuff to check out this week: Stan Lee and anything or anyone who will inspire you to read or make comics!

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179 - FROM BLACK MAMBA TO BATMAN! (W / RAM V)

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For the ACP's final guest show of 2018 they are joined by uber-writer on the rise Ram V (Paradiso, Black Mumba). That leads to plenty of writing process talk, chat about his work past, present and future and there’s tons of great indie recommendations for everyone. There’s also chat about recent comic events, upcoming show talk and of course plenty of nonsensical hilarity!

Great stuff to check out this week: Ram V, Ram V on twitter, These Savage Shores, Vault Comics, Paradiso, Image Comics, Black Mumba, Vault ComicsAction Lab Comics, White Noise, Raj Comics, Motorcycle Samurai, Die, Monk, Uh Oh, Sam Schafer, Lise Richardson, Jake Likes Onions, Extra Fabulous Comics, The Adventures of Arthur Titty, Paul Ashley Brown, Little Heroes

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178 - DESIGN, COMICS AND WRITING ADAPTIONS! (W / ANDI EWINGTON)

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This week the ACP talk up a storm as usual, invent new words, talk trash and then have a great chat with writer Andi Ewington (Freeway Fighter, Red Dog, Vikings) about his work adapting screenplays, video games and fighting fantasy books for the page. Not only that but there’s chat about his design work, how he came to start working in the comics scene and also rats in the walls! If that wasn't enough there’s also some highly important Sunday roast chat!

Great stuff to check out this week: Andi Ewington, Andi's Instagram, Red Dog, Freeway Fighter, Deathtrap DungeonCom.X, 451, Titan Comics, Ian Livingstone, Poster Spy, Damage, Phantasmagoria, Butcher Baker, Mike Huddleston

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177 - FROM CRUEL SUNSETS TO ALIENS! (W / ROBERT CAREY)

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This week the gang are joined by awesome artist Robert Carey (Cruel Sunset) to talk about his work, his influences, his comics old and new and all things sequential! It's a good old fashioned comic chat with plenty of laughs, a sprinkling of shout out and of course some amazing recommendations for everyone to check out.

Great stuff to check out this week: Robert Carey, Cruel Sunset, Aliens: Resistance, Dark Horse Comics Sale, How to Make Comics with Springworth, BAM! Comic, Art and Zine Fair, Catford Comic and Zine Fair 2018Transformers Lost Light, Rogue Comics, Lightning Strike Comics, Europe Comics, East - West, The Regiment, Image Comics, Murder Falcon

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176 - GETTING A ROUND IN AT THE BLACK CROWN! (W / SHELLY BOND!)

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The Awesome gang are joined this week by the amazing Shelly Bond, long time comics editor and creative force! Together they talk about her 'origin' story, music, her working methods, tea, the world of IDW's Black Crown Comics and so much more! Plus stick around for after the credits for an extra bit of Style Council chat.

Great stuff to check out this week: Shelly Bond, IDW, Black Crown Comics, Assassinistas, Black Crown Quarterly, Kid Lobotomy, Euthanauts, Punks Not Dead, Philip Bond, Comico, Peter Milligan, Dilraj Mann, Leah Moore, Gareth Hopkins, True Believers Festival 2019, The NEW Black Crown Website

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175 - SOME AWESOME INDIE COMICS TALK!

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This week it's just Vince, Dan and Tony together alone again for the first time in weeks, talking up a whole load of comic book topics and putting the world to rights. There’s great listener topic discussed, which leads to chat about amazing fights in comics, GI Joe, Conventions, Kickstarters, pride in your work and more. Theres also a ton of amazing book recommendations that you need to check out!

Great stuff to check out this week: How to Draw Comics with Springworth,  White Ash, Kickstarter Drip, Tragic Tales of Horrore, Neon Wasteland, The Forest, the Chair and those Forsaken There, Space Captain: the FinalePoisoned Chalice: The Extremely Long and Incredibly Complex Story of Marvelman, Outer Darkness, Dillon Gilbertson, Sweet Heart, Dracula the Unconquered, Europe Comics, The Client, Jim Henson's Tale of SandTrue Believers Festival 2019

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174 - SPACE, SCIENCE, CABBAGES AND RETROGRADE ORBIT! (W / KRISTYNA BACZYNSKI)

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This week Kristyna Baczynski (Retrograde Orbit) joins Vince and Tony to talk about all things comics, including her process, life as a full time illustrator and what went into making her debut graphic novel 'Retrograde Orbit'. She not only drops some amazing knowledge bombs on everyone as well as talking up some Star Trek, but descends to the level of the hosts in record time! If that wasn't enough, there’s an extra interview where Dan and Vince interview Tony and Andy Hanks about their exciting new book 'How to Make Comics with Springworth'! 

Great stuff to check out this week: Kristyna Baczynski, Kristyna Baczynski website, Retrograde Orbit, Avery Hill Publishing, Hepworth Wakefield Print Fair, Girl Gang Zine Fair, York Zine Fest, Glasgow Comic Con, Andy Hanks, How to Draw Comics with Springworth, Fair Spark Books, True Believers Comics Festival 2019Super Mutant Magic Academy, Drawn and Quarterly, Jillian Tamaki, Little Nettle, Cyber Realm, Wren McDonald, Hamflask, Andy Hutchinson, Marc Robinson, The Blue BaronSit Comics

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173 - HALLOWEEN HORROR SPECIAL 2018! (W / MIKE LEE GRAHAM)

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Its the ACP Halloween Special for 2018, and this week the gang have pulled in horror lover Mike Lee Graham (Our Final Halloween) to talk about all things scary. Theres chat over what works/doesnt in the genre, movie tie-ins and also a fresh from the con opinion on the recent London MCM. If that wasn't enough theres talk of David Cronenberg, horror movie franchises and sex robots!

Great stuff to check out this week: Mike Lee-Graham, Mike Garley, Our Final HalloweenJunji Ito, Gyo, Uzumaki, Amerikarate, Action Lab Comics, The Little Deaths of Watson Tower, Nick Bryan, Rosie Alexander, True Believers 2019

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172 - THE WORLD OF RISING SAND! (W/TY DUNITZ AND JENN LEE)

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This week Ty Dunitz and Jenn Lee, the creators of the ongoing webcomic (and ACP fave) Rising Sand, join the ACP to talk about their epic story, how it came to be and the process of world building. Theres also discussion about artwork, holofoil covers, brilliant new webcomics to discover and tons more great comic chatter. Also, Vince reveals that he doesnt scroll down KS pages every time and Dan picks out a book thats less a recommend and more a 'well, I read that'. 

Great stuff to check out this week: Rising Sand, Ty Dunitz, Jenn Lee, Rising Sand KS, Our Final Halloween KS, Mike Garley, Mike Lee Graham, Trumps Titans, Alexis Flower, I Roved Out: In search truth and love, Ten Earth Shattering Blows, Thief of Tales, Under the Bed, Matt Fitch, Joseph Totti

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