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

  • Gavinor Newsom

    Episode  |  February 25th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  1 hr 1 min

    This week reviews for Sharkey the Bounty Hunter, Naomi, High Level, & Guardians of the Galaxy. Plus new shows from DC, a Jim Henson favorite returns, & a metric ton of 🧛🏻‍♀️V A M P I R E🦇 news!

  • Up All Night

    Episode  |  February 18th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  43 mins 56 secs

    We review Wonder Twins from DC, Hulu & Marvel celebrate Valentine's with a new partnership, & new Batman casting rumors on an all new episode of The Escapist Comics Podcast!

  • Growing Up On The Farm

    Episode  |  February 11th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  48 mins 9 secs

    X-MANs, a Journey to an Unknown World, and the Mysteries of Love & Space on an all new Escapist Comics Podcast!

  • Distracted By The Juice

    Episode  |  January 21st, 2019  |  Season 4  |  50 mins 57 secs

    This week we look at Daredevil: Man Without Fear, The Wicked & The Divine, Batman: The Nightmares and oh so much more!

  • Not Quite Episode 199

    Episode  |  January 8th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  33 mins 23 secs

    This week the gang looks at new stuff from the Archie Horror universe, DC's newest teen line, & what's coming to TV in 2019!

  • Jacked & Tanned

    Episode  |  January 7th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  48 mins

    Happy New Year! This week we run through the stragglers of 2018, take a look at the first comics and news of the new year, & share our New Year's Resolutions!

  • The J-Team Returns

    Episode  |  December 31st, 2018  |  Season 4  |  55 mins 2 secs

    Jacob Rubin stops by the store to give us the low-down on ship life, the Aquaman hype, and an non-spoiler review of Spider-Man: Enter the Spider-Verse.

  • INTERVIEW: Ram V (Grafity's Wall, These Savage Stories, Batman: Secret Files)

    Episode  |  December 17th, 2018  |  Season 4  |  41 mins 36 secs

    This week Jesse & Jessica hopped on the phone with writer Ram V.

  • Flash Posters $7.99

    Episode  |  December 10th, 2018  |  Season 4  |  1 hr 3 mins

    This week it's the Millar-verse vs the Spider-verse, SHAZAM!, a Merry X-MEN & SO MUCH MORE!

  • Highly Profitable Young Adult Series

    Episode  |  December 3rd, 2018  |  Season 4  |  48 mins 16 secs

    Devils & Hexes, Labyrinths & Magic, plus animes Animes ANIMES!

  • Food is Gross

    Episode  |  November 5th, 2018  |  Season 4  |  56 mins 42 secs

    The J-Team Minus One is back with reviews of some belated Halloween goodness plus Movie & TV casting news, Satanists Sue Sabrina, & and the weird wild story of Smallville's Allison Mack!

  • Back From HIGH-atus

    Episode  |  October 22nd, 2018  |  Season 4  |  46 mins 33 secs

    Spooks & Spectres! Tricks & Treats! Ghouls & Goblins... and, uh... some comics reviews.