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062 - Darth Vader 1-4 (Marvel Comics)

15:58 | May 10th, 2015

Darth Vader Issues 1-4 Marvel Comics The Disney World sessions continue as we bring you another poolside review, this time of the Darth Vader comic books from Marvel!  As a bonus, Jim and Colin tell of their experience in the Jedi Academy at Hollywo...Show More

061 | Avengers Age of Ultron Movie Review

22:00 | May 5th, 2015

Avengers Age of Ultron Movie Review Live from Orlando, Florida, the Kids on Comics Podcast talks about the feature film, Avengers Age of Ultron!  Sorry for the delay in publishing new episodes - we aren't going to let a little thing like a trip to D...Show More

060 | The Shadow Hero

24:01 | Mar 15th, 2015

The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew (First Second) Yet another "Best Book We've Read in a While!" This time from Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew, we talk about Chinese immigrants, and the first Chinese superhero! Subscribe: iTunes You c...Show More

059 | Dogs of War

28:07 | Feb 21st, 2015

Three powerful stories about dogs and soldiers during WWI, WWII, and Vietnam in this wonderful graphic novel from Scholastic.  PS: No dogs are harmed in this graphic novel! Dogs of War by Sheila Keenan and Nathan Fox (Scholastic) Subscribe to Kids ...Show More

058 | Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey

14:37 | Feb 14th, 2015

Brrr!  Learning about human endurance with this beautifully illustrated retelling of Sir Ernest Shackleton's expedition to cross the Antarctic continent. Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey by Nick Bertozzi (published by First Second) Subscribe: iTunes ...Show More

057 | Usagi Yojimbo Saga Vol 1 (Dark Horse)

21:36 | Feb 6th, 2015

Usagi Yojimbo Saga Vol 1 (Dark Horse) Elbow deep in Stan Sakai's amazing anthropomorphic Samauri epic, Usagi Yojimbo! Visit KidsonComics.com for previous episodes, and be sure to subscribe to the Kids on Comics Podcast on iTunes! You can also foll...Show More

056 | One Piece (VIZ Media)

22:59 | Jan 29th, 2015

The comic we're most obsessed with right now comes from Japan and it's called One Piece! Subscribe: iTunes

055 | Star Wars #1 (Marvel Comics)

19:49 | Jan 19th, 2015

Don and Jim kick off 2015 with the highly anticipated start to Marvel's second time around publishing Star Wars comics! Subscribe: iTunes

054 | Attack on Titan Vol 1 (Manga)

29:33 | Dec 10th, 2014

Delving into a more mature title, and one that has us completely spellbound: The giant smashing Japanese import: Attack on Titan! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Did you know that Jim and Don make comics together!?!?  They do!  Visit our Tumblr bl...Show More

053 | Planet Gigantic #1 (Action Lab)

19:48 | Dec 1st, 2014

We review a book we've been looking forward to for months! Eric Grissom and Dave Halverson's Planet Gigantic Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Did you know that Jim and Don make comics together!?!?  They do!  Visit our Tumblr blog and please be sure...Show More

052 | The Dumbest Idea Ever by Jimmy Gownley

20:56 | Oct 5th, 2014

WE'RE BACK! And with a big announcement! But first - The Dumbest Idea Ever by Jimmy Gownley, a book Jim has read six times already!!! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Did you know that Jim and Don make comics together!?!?  They do!  Visit our Tumbl...Show More

051 | Naruto Vol 1 (Viz)

18:59 | Jun 2nd, 2014

Reading Jim's favorite new comic, Naruto and his dad's reaction after reading it. Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Voicemail 856.208.RIFT Twitter: @KidsOnComics or @ECHORIFT Foll...Show More

050 | Interview with Dawn Griffin of Zorphbert and Fred

21:55 | May 6th, 2014

On Free Comic Book Day, Jim and Don sit down with Dawn Griffin creator of Zorphbert & Fred and talk kids comics! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Contact Dawn! Follow Dawn on Twitter Dawn Griffin Studios Website Zorphbert & Fred Website Ask...Show More

049 | X-Men The Phoenix Saga Part 4/4: Dark Phoenix (Marvel)

18:26 | Apr 12th, 2014

The Phoenix Saga concludes as the X-Men battle Dark Phoenix!!! (Part 4 of 4) Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Voicemail 856.208.RIFT Twitter: @KidsOnComics or @ECHORIFT Please ...Show More

048 | X-Men The Phoenix Saga Part 3/4: Hellfire Club (Marvel)

22:14 | Apr 5th, 2014

Part three of our Phoenix Saga journey sets the X-Men against the Hellfire Club (Part 3 of 4) Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Voicemail 856.208.RIFT Twitter: @KidsOnComics or @EC...Show More

047 | X-Men The Phoenix Saga Part 2/4: New Mutants (Marvel)

26:11 | Mar 24th, 2014

Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Please connect with us Follow @KidsOnComics on Twitter Follow Don Garvey on Twitter | Google + Subscribe, rate, and review us on iTunes ...Show More

046 | X-Men The Phoenix Saga Part 1/4: Proteus (Marvel)

22:56 | Mar 17th, 2014

Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Please connect with us Follow @KidsOnComics on Twitter Follow Don Garvey on Twitter | Google + Subscribe, rate, and review us on iTunes ...Show More

045 | The Trial of Jean Grey First Half (Marvel Comics)

27:28 | Feb 24th, 2014

Kid X-Men and the Guardians of the Galaxy Collide! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Please connect with us Follow @KidsOnComics on Twitter Follow Don Garvey on Twitter | Go...Show More

044 | Superior Spider-Man 27.NOW (Marvel Comics)

22:07 | Feb 17th, 2014

The Goblin War is ON and we've got you covered! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Please connect with us Follow @KidsOnComics on Twitter Follow Don Garvey on Twitter | Googl...Show More

043 | Edison Rex Issue 10 (Monkeybrain Comics)

20:36 | Jan 27th, 2014

Eclipse and Mirage take the stage as Edison deals with the Warmongers! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Edison Rex Issue 10 from Monkeybrain Comics Written by: Chris Roberson Art by Dennis Culver Ask questions or share your feedback Em...Show More

042 | Edison Rex Issue 9 (Monkeybrain Comics)

12:38 | Jan 20th, 2014

Here comes ROFL in our continuing catch up on Edison Rex! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Edison Rex Issue 9 from Monkeybrain Comics Written by: Chris Roberson Art by Dennis Culver Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@ec...Show More

041 | Edison Rex Issue 8 (Monkeybrain Comics)

05:53 | Jan 13th, 2014

Short and sweet - Maul Santa Attacks in our continuing coverage of Edison Rex! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Edison Rex Issue 8 from Monkeybrain Comics Written by: Chris Roberson Art by Dennis Culver Ask questions or share your feedb...Show More

040 | Edison Rex Issue 7 (Monkeybrain Comics)

07:09 | Jan 6th, 2014

Maul Santa Attacks in our continuing coverage of Edison Rex! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Edison Rex Issue 7 from Monkeybrain Comics Written by: Chris Roberson Art by Dennis Culver Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters...Show More

039 | Edison Rex Issue 6 (Monkeybrain Comics)

17:32 | Dec 31st, 2013

A new start for Kids on Comics as we discuss the first of many issues of Edison Rex! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Edison Rex Issue 6 from Monkeybrain Comics Written by: Chris Roberson Art by Dennis Culver Ask questions or share your...Show More

038 | Plants vs Zombies Lawnmageddon (Dark Horse)

20:51 | Dec 2nd, 2013

Joined by special guest Colin for a PvZ spectacular! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Plants vs. Zombies: Lawnmageddon (Dark Horse Comics) Written by: Paul Tobin Art by Ron Chan Visit The Delicious Guide to Geekiness (Samuel's Blog) Ask...Show More

037 | Amazing X-Men #1 (Marvel Comics)

19:06 | Nov 25th, 2013

New favorite Nightcrawler returns in Amazing X-Men #1 Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Amazing X-Men #1 is published by Marvel Comics Written by: Jason Aaron Art by Ed McGuinness Visit The Delicious Guide to Geekiness (Samuel's Blog) As...Show More

036 | Imagine Agents #1 (BOOM! Studios)

16:59 | Nov 11th, 2013

Imagine Agents #1 from BOOM Studios! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Imagine Agents #1 is published by Boom! Studios Written by Brian Joines Illustrated by Bachan Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Please...Show More

035 | Samurai Jack #1 (IDW Publishing)

12:11 | Nov 4th, 2013

Samurai Jack's adventures continue thanks to Jim Zub and Andy Suriano! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Samurai Jack #1 is published by IDW Publishing Written by: Jim Zub Art by Andy Suriano Ask questions or share your feedback Email l...Show More

034 | Battling Boy (First Second)

28:04 | Oct 28th, 2013

Paul Pope's Battling Boy from First Second! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Battling Boy is published by First Second Written and Illustrated by: Paul Pope Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Please connec...Show More

033 | X-Men Battle of the Atom First Half (Marvel Comics)

28:22 | Oct 7th, 2013

Don and Jim geek out and speculate about the first half of X-Men Battle of the Atom Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography X-Men Battle of the Atom is a crossover event published by Marvel Comics X-Men Battle of the Atom #1 All-New X-Men #16 X...Show More

032 | Barbadango by George Caltsoudas

16:17 | Oct 1st, 2013

"Greedy old thief cat" Barbadango becomes a hero, The Red Knight! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Barbadango #1 is a digital comic and is available on Barbadango.com Written and Illustrated by George Caltsoudas Ask questions or share y...Show More

031 | The Antler Boy and Other Stories by Jake Parker

15:50 | Sep 16th, 2013

Loving Jake Parker's anthology, The Antler Boy and Other Stories Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography The Antler Boy and Other Stories is available from Jake Parker's online shop and on ComiXology Written and Illustrated by Jake Parker Royd...Show More

030 | Baltimore Comic Con 2013 Recap with Special Guests

26:27 | Sep 9th, 2013

A star studded cast gathers to discuss Baltimore Comic Con 2013! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography An exhaustive list of all of the awesome people we met and talk about: Mike Kunkel of Herobear and the Kid David and Julia Petersen of Mous...Show More

029 | Tintin in America by Hegre

25:38 | Sep 2nd, 2013

Going old-school and digging in to Tintin! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Tintin in America is part of the omnibus The Adventures of Tintin Vol 1 Written and Illustrated by Hegre Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@ech...Show More

028 | Nova Vol 1. Origin (Marvel Comics)

25:33 | Aug 19th, 2013

The coolest 14 year old in comics, Sam Alexander, is NOVA! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Nova Vol 1 Origin is published by Marvel Comics Written by Jeph Loeb Illustrations by Ed McGuinness Ask questions or share your feedback Email ...Show More

027 | Amulet Vol 1 The Stonekeeper (Scholastic/Graphix)

19:09 | Aug 13th, 2013

"Literally and figuratively" one of Jim's favorite graphic novels - Amulet by Kazu Kibuishi! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Amulet Vol 1 The Stonekeeper is published by Scholastic/Graphix Written and Illustrated by Kazu Kibuishi Ask q...Show More

026 | Power Lunch Vol 1 First Course (Oni Press)

11:53 | Aug 5th, 2013

Tucking in for our First Course of Power Lunch! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Power Lunch Vol 1 First Course is published by Oni Press Written by J. Torres Illustrated by Dean Trippe Ask questions or share your feedback Email letter...Show More

025 | Mouse Guard: The Black Axe (Archaia)

23:48 | Jul 29th, 2013

Exploring the legend of The Black Axe! Subscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Mouse Guard: The Black Axe is published by Archaia Written and Illustrated by David Petersen Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Pleas...Show More

024 | Cardboard by Doug TenNapel (Scholastic/Graphix)

17:58 | Jul 22nd, 2013

Is Cardboard Jim's all time favorite graphic novel? Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Cardboard is published by Scholastic and is also available from ComiXology Written and Illustrated by Doug TenNapel Ask questions or s...Show More

023 | Legend of Zelda Vol 10: the Phantom Hourglass (Vizkids)

22:10 | Jul 15th, 2013

Join us as we save Princess Zelda again! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Legend of Zelda Vol 10: The Phantom Hourglass is published by VIZ Kids Written and Illustrated by Akira Himekawa Ask questions or share your feed...Show More

022 | G-Man Cape Crisis (Image Comics)

21:55 | Jul 7th, 2013

It's a crisis, a CAPE CRISIS! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography G-Man Cape Crisis is written and illustrated by Chris Giarrusso and is also available from ComiXology ChrisGComics.com Ask questions or share your feedback ...Show More

021 | My Sister the Freak by Dani Jones

17:30 | Jun 24th, 2013

Discussing one of mom's favorites: My Sister the Freak! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography My Sister the Freak is written and illustrated by Dani Jones MySistertheFreak.com Danidraws.com BAAKO Kickstarter from Joshua Cove...Show More

020 | Superman Unchained #1 (DC Comics)

21:24 | Jun 17th, 2013

The highly anticipated Superman Unchained #1! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Superman Unchained #1 is published by DC Comics and is also available on ComiXology Written by: Scott Snyder Art by: Jim Lee Ask questions o...Show More

019 | Herobear and the Kid Special #1 (BOOM! Studios)

22:27 | Jun 10th, 2013

Herobear and the Kid special from Mike Kunkel Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Herobear and the Kid Special #1 is published by BOOM! Studios and is also available on ComiXology Written and drawn by: Mike Kunkel Ask ques...Show More

018 | The Green Team #1 (DC Comics)

21:21 | Jun 3rd, 2013

The Green Team #1 from DC Comics Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography The Green Team #1 is published by DC Comics and is also available on ComiXology Written by: Art Baltazar and Franco Art by: Ig Guera Ask questions or sha...Show More

017 | Tales of a Checkered Man by Denver Brubaker

19:42 | May 27th, 2013

Tales of a Checkered Man Begins! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Tales of a Checkered Man is published by Denver Brubaker Click here to get your own copy of Tales of A Checkered Man Vol 1 Ask questions or share your fe...Show More

016 | Aquaman Vol 1: The Trench (DC Comics)

21:44 | May 20th, 2013

Hitting the DC spinner rack with Aquaman: The Trench from the New 52 Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Aquaman Vol 1: The Trench is published by DC Comics and is also available on ComiXology Written by: Geoff Johns Art by...Show More

015 | Rust Vol 1. A Visitor in the Field by Royden Lepp (Archaia)

23:30 | May 13th, 2013

Royden Lepp's All-Ages epic Rust from Archaia! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Rust Vol 1. A Visitor in the Field by Royden Lepp is published by Archaia and is also available on ComiXology Ask questions or share your fee...Show More

014 | Free Comic Book Day 2013

27:58 | May 6th, 2013

Free Comic Book Day 2013 at The Comic Book Shop in Wilmington, Delaware! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Comics Discussed: Sonic the Hedgehog / Mega Man Flip Book by Archie Comics Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IDW World ...Show More

013 | Spider-Man/Human Torch by Slott & Templeton (Marvel Comics)

20:33 | Apr 29th, 2013

A gift from Ancillary Characters - Spider-Man/Human Torch! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Spider-Man/Human Torch is published by Marvel Comics and is also available on ComiXology Written by Dan Slott Art by Ty Templeto...Show More

012 | Fairy Quest Vol 1: Outlaws

22:02 | Apr 22nd, 2013

Fairy Quest Vol 1: Outlaws Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Fairy Quest is published by Boom Studios and is also available on ComiXology Written by Paul Jenkins Art by Humberto Ramos Ask questions or share your feedback...Show More

011 | Sonic the Hedgehog Archives Vol 20 (Archie Comics)

30:17 | Apr 15th, 2013

Sonic the Hedgehog Archives Vol 20 Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Sonic the Hedgehog Archives Vol 20 is published by Archie Comics Ask questions or share your feedback Email letters@echorift.com Please connect with us...Show More

010 | Cow Boy by Nate Cosby and Chris Eliopoulos

16:17 | Apr 8th, 2013

Cow Boy: A Boy and His Horse (Archaia) Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Cow Boy: A Boy and His Horse is published by Archaia Entertainment and is also available on ComiXology Written by Nate Cosby Art by Chris Eliopoulos...Show More

009 | Princeless by Jeremy Whitley and Mia Goodwin

26:32 | Mar 25th, 2013

Princeless Book 1: Save Yourself! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Princeless Book 1: Save Yourself is published by Action Lab Comics and is also available on ComiXology Written by Jeremy Whitley Art by Mia Goodwin Ask...Show More

008 | Daredevil by Mark Waid, Paolo Rivera, and Marcos Martin (Marvel Comics)

28:16 | Mar 18th, 2013

Reading one of Don's favorites! Here Comes Daredevil from Marvel Comics! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Daredevil Volume 1 is published by Marvel Comics and is also available on ComiXology Written by Mark Waid Art by ...Show More

007 | Pokemon Adventures Diamond and Pearl Platinum Manga (Vizkids)

22:22 | Mar 11th, 2013

Going Manga with Pokemon Adventures Diamond and Pearl Platinum Vol 1 from Vizkids! Bibliography Pokemon Adventures Diamond and Pearl Platinum Vol 1 is published by Vizkids Written by Hidenori Kusaka Art by Satoshi Yamamoto Ask questions or share y...Show More

006 | Guardians of the Galaxy 0.1 and Nova 1 (Marvel Comics)

20:57 | Mar 4th, 2013

A double dose of comics with Guardians of the Galaxy and Nova from Marvel Comics! Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Guardians of the Galaxy 0.1 is published by Marvel Comics Written by Brian Michael Bendis Pencils by Stev...Show More

005 | Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke

12:27 | Feb 25th, 2013

Zita the Spacegirl Volume 1 by Ben Hatke - published by First Second Books Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Zita the Space Girl is published by First Second Books Written and Drawn by Ben Hatke Ask questions or share...Show More

004 | Tiny Titans and Aw Yeah Comics by Art Baltazar and Franco

20:26 | Feb 18th, 2013

Tiny Titans Vol 3 Sidekickin’ It by Art Baltazar and Franco, Aw Yeah Comics, Kickstarter, and Silly Dinner Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Miro | RSS Bibliography Tiny Titans Vol 3 Sidekickin' It is published by DC Comics, individual issues are...Show More

003 | Edison Rex by Chris Roberson (Monkeybrain Comics)

31:44 | Feb 11th, 2013

Edison Rex by Chris Roberson, Dennis Culver, and Stephen Downer Please subscribe to and review our show on iTunes You can follow Kids on Comics on Twitter - @KidsOnComics Visit EchoRift.com for past episodes and other Echo Rift Productions. Edison R...Show More

002 | Avengers Assemble #1

22:15 | Feb 4th, 2013

In our second episode, Jim and Don talk about Avengers Assemble #1 from Marvel Comics (2012) Please subscribe to and review our show on iTunes You can follow Kids on Comics on Twitter - @KidsOnComics Visit EchoRift.com for past episodes and other Ec...Show More

001 | Superior Spider-Man #1 | Amazing Spider-Man #700

29:21 | Jan 26th, 2013

Welcome to the first episode of the Kids on Comics Podcast! Please subscribe to and review our show on iTunes In our first episode, Don and Jim introduce themselves and get into and discuss Jim's perspective on Superior Spider-Man! You can follow K...Show More