Acmecast
The Radiation!!!

Jermaine and Stephen are joined by comic writer/ artist, photographer and Loikamania podcast host Pat Loika to preview this year's Comic-Con International in San Diego, discuss the pre-show news and talk over some of this week's Comics at the Table!

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If the episode description could be a song, it would be the Flight of the Conchords "Think About It". Since it cannot, Jermaine and Stephen get truly, falsely outraged by the heart of comics today, go to the numbers in search of answers, and console themselves with comics at the table!

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Editor's Note: After the rough first mix on Acmecast #200, I took extra pains to make this the best sounding episode of our entire run!

Jermaine and Stephen OD on Guardians of the Galaxy as they page through July's Previews magazine, wrap up their adventures at HeroesCon 2014, and look forward to a packed midway point of the year!

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Recorded live at HeroesCon 2014 in Charlotte, NC on June 20th!

For nearly four years, Jermaine “Lord Retail” Exum, Stephen Mayer, and the rest of the Acme Comics crew have been bringing you in-depth interviews with your favorite creators, up-to-date reviews of the week’s books, and any other untold amount of nonsense. Now with over 150,000 downloads and 199 episode in the rearview mirror, join them to celebrate their 200th show LIVE with any number of guest drop-ins to be announced!

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Join us on Friday, June 20th at 2:30 PM as we record Acmecast #200 LIVE at HeroesCon 2014 at the Charlotte Convention Center! Special guests, games and Comics at the Table galore! Stop by and see us at Booth 1908-1910 on the show floor before and afterwards!

Recorded live at Acme Comics Presents on Saturday, March 29th, 2014!

ACTION LAB BUSINESS FORUM with Kelly Dale & Kevin Freeman!

  • Once you have an idea or finished product, how to market it via social media or conventions to stores and the public!
  • How to present your portfolio or story to a publisher!
  • What constitutes intellectual property and how to protect it!
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Jermaine & Stephen catch you up on the latest Acme events and comic news, bring you the second half of the Action Lab Day Artist's Forum, and break through two weeks of Comics at the Table!

Recorded live at Acme Comics Presents on Saturday, March 29th!

How to turn a written script into finished art! How to decide between working with full color and black & white! How to layout a cover to stand out on store shelves!

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Jermaine, Stephen & Jay take a first look at the brand-new Hornhead, debate the very merits of art as an institution (and the legalities therein), and dig into the June Previews cataloge to unearth the mysteries of Carpenter's Lo Pan, Jorodowsky's Dune and Bob's Burgers!

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Jermaine, Stephen & Jay look back on last week's Godzilla, look ahead to this week's X-Men Days of Future Past, close the book on Forever Evil and try a suss out what's going on in Original Sin!

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Jermaine & Stephen take some time to reflect on the unprecedented success that was Free Comic Book Day 2014 before diving into a Previews catalogue overflowing with New 52 Future's End, Guardians of the Galaxy, new Image #1's, Walter Simonson goodness and MORE! 

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Jermaine, Stephen & Cody bring you up to speed on several of 2014's Free Comic Book Day offerings, dig into Amazing Spider-man and Southern Bastards #1, and turn on one another as they tear through a spoiler-filled review of the Amazing Spider-man 2!

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