It's a massive episode covering ALL the DC Comics for the week of February 8, 2022. Not only do we get 16 books, two of them are anthologies. Plus the debut issue of Suicide Squad Blaze is a giant 48 pages! Joker #12 and Titans United were real highlights, Tam Batman #6 is the perfect jumping on point and the perfect pacing continues in Detective Comics.
HEX 11 - Artist/Creative Director - Lisa K. Weber, Head Writer/VP of Development - Kelly Sue Milano, Producer/Editor - Lynly Forrest
Jace chats with Team Hex. The talented, creative ladies behind the wonderful world of Hex 11. Harry Potter meets Blade Runner in this richly, detailed narrative where magic has been discovered but then commodified and subsequently controlled by government and corporations. The resulting class war is all too realistic and gives Hex 11 a fascinating relatability. There is also plenty of discussion about diversity, belong & representation that is a subtle backbone to the story. All this plus a giveaway so listen in!
Spawn #47 - Story - Todd McFarlane, Pencils - Greg Capullo, Inks - Todd McFarlane & Danny Miki, Letters - Tom Orzechowski, Colors - Brian Haberlin & Dan Kemp
Spawn is convinced by Tremor that Don Vito Gravano is keeping tabs on Wanda, Terry and Cyan despite Spawn warning the mafia boss to leave them alone. Also it's clear that Gravano has some ties to Jason Winn as well. When Tremor and Spawn confront Gravano he has a surprise in store for them, but it doesn't even slow Spawn down.
Spawn #46 - Story - Todd McFarlane, Pencils - Tony Daniel, Inks - Kevin Conrad, Letters - Tom Orzechowski, Colors - Todd Broeker & Roy Young
An old foe of Vito Gravano makes his move and he wants Spawn for a partner. Meanwhile, Cogliostro tries to give Spawn a kick in the butt to get him to act out of knowledge instead of instinct and ensure his costume doesn't gain ultimate control.
Spawn #45 - Story - Todd McFarlane, Pencils - Greg Capullo, Inks - Todd McFarlane, Letters - Tom Orzechowski, Colors - Brian Haberlin
We get the end of the epic battle between Spawn and the angle, Tiffany, which leaves one of them in VERY poor shape. Meanwhile Sam and Twitch make a decision about their future and a new antagonist may be the most dangerous foe Spawn will have faced yet.
Spawn #44 - Story - Todd McFarlane, Pencils - Tony Daniel, Inks - Kevin Conrad, Letters - Lois Buhalis, Colors - Todd Broeker & Roy Young
There's a new angle hunting Spawn as he tries to regenerate from all the damage he has taken lately, not least of whihc was being dissected by Curse. Plus Sam and Twitch decide that Spawn is the missing link in their investigation, just how they plan on taking him down is the question.
Spawn #43 - Story - Todd McFarlane, Pencils - Greg Capullo, Inks - Todd McFarlane, Letters - Tom Orzechowski, Colors - Brian Haberlin
Sam and Twitch have to take matters into their own hands when Chief Banks finally fires them. Just then it looks like the information they have on Banks will reveal the conspiracy, Jason Wynn gives the order to go scorched earth and Banks is left holding the bag.
Jace and Jay talk about some of the books hitting comic shops February 2, 2022. we have the debut of a new villain in Jay's Book of the Week Amazing Spider-Man. We get a glimpse into many of the casinoes in the world of Geiger, while we have a fanstastic cliffhanger ending in Crossover #11. Newburn continues to impress with the third issue and Nocterra's second arc feels like it is expanding the scope of the story. Plus the guys give a rundown on some other books you might want to be on the lookout for.
Spawn #42 - Story - Todd McFarlane, Pencils - Tony Daniel, Inks - Kevin Conrad, Letters - Tom Orzechowski, Colors - Steve Oliff
Spawn survived the explosion at Curse's stronghold but at what cost? It will take meeting a little boy who happens to be a comic fan to provide some context to Al Simmons about what's going on, but that doesn't mean that he is even in control of his own body. Meanwhile Sam and Twitch have a breakthrough in their investigation of Chief Banks.
Jace chats with the Co-Founder and CEO of Zoop, Jordan Plosky. The guys talk about the changing landscape of crowdfunding and how Zoop is doing all it can to support creators through the campaign process for logistics and marketing. Plus Jordan gives us a rundown on current campaigns as well as some that are starting soon.
Jace and Rocky chat about the DC Comics for the week of February 1, 2022, We have the debut of the Monkey Prince series, Dark Knights of Steel and Detective Comics continue to be excellent and Suicide Squad has lead us to the War For Earth 3. Plus Justice League Incarnate #5 gives a rundown or the timeline of all the Crisis that have befallen the DC Universe in the last 40 years.