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

  • Week of 04-12-2017

    Episode  |  April 17th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  59 mins 54 secs

    This week was extra busy so Jessica and Jesse take to recording in the shop once again!

  • Jason Latour, Ivan Brandon & Greg Hinkle Black Cloud #1 Release BBQ&A Live!

    Episode  |  April 12th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  48 mins 34 secs

    This past weekend we celebrated the release of Black Cloud #1, the brand new Image title released April 5th. Creators Jason Latour, Ivan Brandon & Greg Hinkle joined Jessica, co-host and Black Cloud editor Maria Ludwig, and a live audience in store for a special Q&A, signing and BBQ.

  • Episode 127: Week of 04-05-2017

    Episode  |  April 10th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min

    New Stuff!

  • Week of 03-29-2017

    Episode  |  April 3rd, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 4 mins

    This week Jesse and Jessica take a look at a short stack of cool comics.

  • Week Of 03-22-2017

    Episode  |  March 27th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min

    No notes!

  • Eclipse Creator Zack Kaplan Week of 03-15-2017

    Episode  |  March 20th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 5 mins

    We’re back from a few weeks off! This week Jesse and Jessica interview Zack Kaplan, the creator of Eclipse from Image comics! Then we’ll run through some news and reviews!

  • Week of 02/22/2017

    Episode  |  February 28th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 39 secs

    We apologize for being a little late this week but Jesse and Jessica are back at the store running through this week’s comics.

  • Ken Garing, Interview with creator PLANETOID: PRAXIS plus reviews for Week of 02/15/2017

    Episode  |  February 20th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  49 mins 42 secs

    This week Planetoid: Praxis creator, writer, artist Ken Garing dropped by the store for a chat with staff! Listen to the interview after the reviews and news.

  • Real Life Heroes, Week of 02/08/2017

    Episode  |  February 13th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 4 mins

    No notes!

  • BONUS INTERVIEW! “Dave Dwonch, I Think We Need To Talk…”

    Episode  |  February 8th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 17 mins

    Dave Dwonch, Action Lab Comics president, Drops into the store to talk about his new comic Infinite7. This new series is available today so come by the store and pick up a copy!

  • When To Talk To Your Kids About Riverdale, Week of 02/01/2017

    Episode  |  February 6th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 26 secs

    Cozy up, we’re in for six more weeks of winter so Jesse & Jessica are back to review a new stack of comics!

  • Monsters, Killers & Curse Words Week of 01/18/17

    Episode  |  January 24th, 2017  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 5 mins

    This week the Escapist crew dig through a pile of new comics and news!