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Caffeinated Comics – Will Print Survive?

Diamond has stopped distributing new comic books due to COVID-19. Jon and Steven remotely discuss what this means for comic book stores that were already struggling, whether publishers will turn away from periodicals for graphic novels and if this is the time digital will take the spotlight. Plus, why […]

Caffeinated Comics – Picard Finale

The next chapter of “Star Trek: the Next Generation” is complete. Elliott Serrano opens a channel to discuss the shift in tone from the iconic series, the new characters that help expand the universe and novelist Michael Chabon’s footprint on the series. Plus, “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” […]

Caffeinated Comics – Coronaviruscast

Presenting the first Skype chat between the Caffeinated Comics hosts! Jon and Steven maintain a healthy distance while discussing living with an autoimmune compromised roommate, how the movie studios have reacted and how this will impact production and why Jon has no patience for bored people. Plus, how to […]

Caffeinated Comics – JoCo Cruise 2020

What’s it like to be on a cruise ship during a pandemic? Jon and Bill Monroe find out traveling to the Caribbean with Jonathan Coulton, Liz Phair, Aimee Mann and more. They discuss the low key nature of the trip this year, how supportive the Sea Monkey community treats […]

Caffeinated Comics – John Champion Returns

There’s so much Star Trek now the host of Mission Log is on 3 podcasts this week! Jon and John catch up on the franchise, what Roddenberry’s vision actually means, the double darkness of covering both “Picard” and “Deep Space Nine” at the same time and whether his podcast […]

Caffeinated Comics – C2E2 2020

Steven stops by McCormick Place for the biggest convention in the midwest! Jon and Steven discuss the announcements from Jim Lee’s panel, how cosplay shows the temperature of fandom, and whether Jon can expect the coronavirus on the JoCo Cruise. Plus, is the podcast niche enough?

Caffeinated Comics – Toy Fair 2020

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Jon and Steven go through the major action figure announcements and budget accordingly. Has Star wars taken aback seat to Marvel? Is McFarlane relevant? Why does every company need to make Ghostbusters? Plus, Dan DiDio is fired from DC Comics and […]

Caffeinated Comics – Harley Quinn Birds of Prey

Jon watched the best kept secret of the DC cinematic universe and has a lot to say about it. Can Margot Robbie finally nail a Brooklyn accent? How does it pay off or ignore Suicide Squad and Joker? Are the Birds of Prey even important to the plot? Plus, […]

Caffeinated Comics – Oscar Nominations

Jon and Steven missed “Birds of Prey” (like the rest of America) so they’re taking the time to gear up for the 2020 Academy Awards. Is “Joker” worthy of immortalization? How good is the first 30 minutes of “Marriage Story”? Will they both regret not seeing “Parasite”? All answers […]

Caffeinated Comics – 2020 Catch Up

We’re well into the new year and Jon and Steven are taking a breather from announcements to actually look at things that have been released. Picard! X-Men! Marvel Legends! Knives Out! Plus, the diminishing returns of Amazing Spider-Man.