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

  • The Act of Boating

    Episode  |  July 15th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  42 mins 19 secs

    This week we look at a controversial new title form AHOY, plus news from Amazon's Paper Girls series and what's next for The Walking Dead!

  • J-Team Goes Overboard w/ Jacob Rubin

    Episode  |  July 8th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  1 hr 7 mins

    Jacob Rubin is back from his boat trip! We review Space Bandits, Lois Lane, & Seas of Stars. Plus a spoiler free review of Spider-Man: Far From Home!

  • Default Template!

    Episode  |  June 24th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  31 mins 37 secs

    the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog Hey sorry we're late again! It's just too darn nice and we're too darn busy but here's a brand new episode!

  • Victorian Diseases Are Back In Style

    Episode  |  June 17th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  19 mins 45 secs

    This week we keep it short & sweet with a news only episode!

  • What's The Deal With DC?

    Episode  |  June 10th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  30 mins 42 secs

    This week we've got new titles from IMAGE, MARVEL, & AFTERSHOCK plus what's DC and MARVEL's plan post-ComicCon?

  • America, America!

    Episode  |  June 3rd, 2019  |  Season 5  |  44 mins 21 secs

    This week we hear dispatches from the X-MEN, a Double-Dose of VAULT, & New Batmans & Rambos & Dark Crystals!

  • Nunchucks Are Legal In Arizona

    Episode  |  May 13th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  51 mins 59 secs

    This week it's the end of Murder Falcon, the beginning of Agents of Atlas, and a we try to figure out what's wrong with Game of Thrones (SPOILERS!)

  • INTERVIEW: IMAGE Comics Fair Lady Creator Brian Schirmer & Editor Dani Colman

    Episode  |  April 29th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  52 mins 9 secs

    This week we invited IMAGE Comics Fair Lady creator Brian Schirmer & editor Dani Colman to the store for a signing and a sit down interview. Plus comic reviews and NO AVENGERS SPOILERS!

  • Hot Books

    Episode  |  April 22nd, 2019  |  Season 5  |  33 mins 41 secs

    420 BABY!! This week Jesse & Jessica return from Hippy Hill to look at Iron Man's new suit, what's going on in the War of the Realms, and imagine what it would be like living on the Planet of the Nerds!

  • Sir & Ma'am

    Episode  |  April 15th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  42 mins 41 secs

    This week it's sexy vampires (again!), Symbiotes, & SO MUCH STAR WARS*! *not that much star wars

  • Two Blades For Every Sword

    Episode  |  April 8th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  52 mins 20 secs

    We see what's going in in Rob Liefeld's head with his new Marvel series Major X and jump into yet another Marvel event with War of the Realms. All this plus more on an all new episode!

  • 2 Cloned Dogs

    Episode  |  March 25th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  59 mins 12 secs

    This week Jessica comes back from Emerald City Comic Con, New stuff from Age of X-MAN, Crazy Aliens from Dark Horse, and a ton of news!