The Escapist Comics Podcast

About the show

Weekly comics news and reviews! Hosted by Jessica and Jesse, produced in association with The Escapist Comic Bookstore 3090 Claremont Ave. Berkeley, CA.

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Episodes and Blog Entries

  • Jacob Returns Week of 01-11-2017

    Episode  |  January 17th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 13 mins

    This week Jacob visits from NYC! He gives us an update on life in the Big Apple and eventually into Star Trek vs Star Wars, spoilers & reviews.

  • Week of 01-04-2017

    Episode  |  January 9th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  57 mins 51 secs

    New Year! New Technology! New Comics!
    This week Jessica & Jesse take a look at some of the first releases of the new year.

  • BEST & WORST of 2016! Week of 12-28-2016

    Episode  |  January 2nd, 2017  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 39 secs

    Goodbye 2016! Jesse & Jessica wrap up the year with reviews and some of the BEST & WORST comics of 2016 along with some new titles from this week!

  • Happy Holidays from The Escapist Comics Podcast!

    Episode  |  December 27th, 2016  |  Season 3  |  1 min 52 secs

    Jessica and Jesse were busy tending the X-MAS Eve rush but found a few minutes to record a quick Holiday greeting! The gang will be back after the new year with some more news, reviews and favorites of 2016.

  • Week of 12-07-2016

    Episode  |  December 12th, 2016  |  Season 3  |  55 mins 58 secs

    Westworld Finale Spoilers! 47:22-50:58

  • Week of 11-30-2016

    Episode  |  December 5th, 2016  |  Season 3  |  48 mins 36 secs

    This week the Escapist new take a look at Civil War II #7, Death of X #4, IVX #0, (we dissect the whole IVX debacle so you don't have to!) DC New Talent Showcase #1, Tales From The Crypt #1, Saga #40 plus News!

  • Week of 11-16-2016

    Episode  |  November 21st, 2016  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 4 mins

    This week Jesse & Jessica take a look at Kill Or Be Killed #4, Moonshine #2, Reborn #2, Slam #1, Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye #2 & Thanos #1! Plus Movie & TV News and finally a spoiler filled review of Doctor Strange!

  • Interview: Frank Barbiere (Violent Love), Week of 11-09-2016

    Episode  |  November 14th, 2016  |  Season 3  |  47 mins 53 secs

    This week we have a special interview episode with Frank Barbiere! His new book, Violent Love #1 dropped this week from Image Comics and we were so lucky to have him on the show!

  • Week of 10-26-2016

    Episode  |  October 31st, 2016  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min

    New Stuff This Week!

  • Week of 10-19-2016

    Episode  |  October 25th, 2016  |  Season 3  |  50 mins 53 secs

    Note: There's an audio glitch about 30 mins into the show. It lasts about a minute. Sorry.

  • Week of 10-12-2016

    Episode  |  October 18th, 2016  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 27 secs

    This week we take a look at #1s from Reborn & Clone Conspiracy, #2s from Doom Patrol and Britannia, Black Monday Murders #3, Darth Vader #25 and NEWS from Star Wars Rogue One, Justice League, Miley Cyrus’s opinions of Supergirl and Incognito’s journey to the big screen!

  • Week of 10-05-2016

    Episode  |  October 10th, 2016  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 30 secs

    This week Jesse and Jessica take a peek at Death of X, Shade The Changing Girl, Cage, Cannibal, Black, Champions and possibly more!