Posts Tagged ‘Mind MGMT’

Podcast 73 – Spinoffs and Franchises

ConSequential Podcast Episode 73 - Spinoffs and Franchises

Spin-off! Is there any word more thrilling to the soul and/or corporate wallet?

This week we read a bucket of franchise-extension comics. From flaccid extrusions of long-spent IP, to comics an actual person might actually want to read, we talk about whether spin-off comics can be any good (yes), how it all works (it’s complicated), and which ones are just utter, utter shite (surprisingly: not Pokémon).

Find out more about the “beautiful teat filled with dollars”.

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Podcast 42 – Travel

ConSequential Podcast 42This week we tackle travel, the subject of a surprising number of comics of surprising breadth. We read a ton of other comics too, and we took some time out of our busy lives to worry if Roger’s penis is haunted. And now we’re taking that time from your life too. Read On…

Podcast Episode 30 – Best Comics of 2014

Podcast Episode 20 – Comics Unmasked

Podcast 20 - Comics Unmasked

This week we’re missing Lucy, but those that remain are joined by the fragrant and delightful Graham Sleight, who brings a certain air of professionalism not usually found in our parade of dick jokes. We’ve all been to see the Comics Unmasked exhibition at the British Library, as well as taking in ELCAF and a spot of light reading. Read On…

Podcast Episode 11 – The Best Comics of 2013

Podcast Episode 11 - Best Comics of 2013

Holy hell, it’s the end of the year. That means only one thing: lists. Here’s our review of the best comics of 2013, plus some that we didn’t want to leave out so we just included them anyway but talked faster. Read On…

Podcast Episode 9 – Kickstarter

Consequential Podcast Episode 9 - KickstarterIt’s a bumper episode this week. More comics! More jokes! More interviews! More inexplicable digressions about cauliflower. These people got mad brassica love, yo.

This week we look at Kickstarter, and all the good and bad that comes out of it, as well as interviewing cartoonist Lucy Bellwood with her experiences with 2 Kickstarter campaigns. Read On…

Podcast Episode 6 – Kids’ Comics

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As any number of hacks will tell you, comics aren’t just for kids anymore. But have things gone too far the other way? What are the good kids’ comics? And who better to talk about that than three people who are not and do not have children? No one, that’s who. Read On…