Thursday, January 31, 2013
Chris Roberson Dave Elliot & Jason Aaron pt 2
Download The MP3 Here On this episode of Word Balloon, Chris Roberson talks about his Dynamite mini-series Masks featuring a crossover of pulp heroes like The Shadow, The Green Hornet & Kato, Zorro, The Spider, and more. We also talk about how Chris and his wife Allison Baker’s digital imprint MonkeyBrain Comics has been doing since it’s July 2012 launch. We also get a few words from Allison about the state of the company, it’s critical response, and Chris’s own MB book, Edison Rex.
Then writer Dave Elliot joins us to talk about his creator owned plans for 2013. Chris has been editing and packaging recent issues of Heavy Metal (259 & 260) as a dress rehearsal for the return of his A1 Comics anthology, debuting this June from Titan Books.
Finally we wrap up our conversation with Jason Aaron, talking non-comics subjects like TV, music, and sports.