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Wayne Hall

Wayne Hall creates the Wayne's Comics Podcast. He’s interviewed Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, John Layman, Kyle Higgins, Phil Hester, Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray, David Petersen, Christos Gage, Mike Grell, and Matt Kindt. Each episode also includes reviews, news and previews. On this site each week, he writes his "Comics Portal" column (general comics comments and previews) and reviews comics.

Teen Titans, DC, Robin, Rebirth, Batman, Damien Wayne, Beast Boy, Starfire, Khoi Pham, Wade von Grawbadger, Jim Charalampidis, Cyborg, Kid Flash, Benjamin Percy, Ra’s al Ghul
DCFeaturedReviewTeen Titans

I reviewed the second issue in this series a few months back, and I liked what I saw then. What about the conclusion to the first story? Did that hold up?

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DC, Flash, Barry Allen, Kid Flash, Captain Cold, Weather Wizard, Golden Glider, Joshua Williamson, Davide Gianfelice, Neil Googe, Central City, Iron Heights, Speed Force, Leonard Snart, Heat Wave, Mirror Master, Trickster, Rogues
DCFeaturedReview

There’s just something about the Rogues that brings out the best in Barry Allen. This is Mr. Williamson’s first go-round with them, and it’s truly great, in my opinion!

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Comics PortalDCFeatured

One of the big news stories this past week had to do with Karen Berger getting a new imprint called Berger Books as part of Dark Horse Comics!

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Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, Letter 44, Oni Press, Charles Soule, Alberto Alburqueque, Geek-Girl, Sam Johnson, president,
FeaturedPodcastWayne's Comics Podcast

It’s a double-header episode again this week, as #269 features interview with writer Charles Soule and artist Alberto Alburqueque.

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Comics PortalDCFeaturedMarvelOpinion

What’s the most important part of a comic? The art or the script (story)?

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Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, Monsters, Scary, Kickstarter, Russell Nohelty, Erik Lervold, Indie, Katrina Kunstmann, Juan Carlos Ramos, Michael Tanner, Nate Lovett,Schott Bachmann, Greg Smith, Meescha Dare, Dennis Greenhill, Joe Ranoia, Cassidy Lee Phillips, Nicolas Touris, Alexander Yak, Saint, Yak, John Hollandm, Jonathan Fisher, Christie Shinn, Bradly Sheridan, Arthur Bellfield, Blair Rossi, butterfly, Christian Douglas, Ivan Sarnago, Mary Bellamy, David Lucarelli, Henry Ponciano, Nicholas Doan, Daniele Serra, Michael Norwitz, Phillip Johnson, CW Cooke, Kurt Belcher, Rob Herbert, Jack Holder, Luis Bermudez, Alex Burmudez, Walter Ostlie, Steve Waldinger, Erika Lipkes, Dan Sharner, Zac Skellington, Bobby Tommy, Felix Yin, Alex Bodnar, Josh Wagner, Freedom Lee Drudge, Angela Fullard
FeaturedPodcastWayne's Comics Podcast

Monsters are something many of us truly love and, during this week’s Episode 268, Russell Nohelty from Wannabe Press is back, giving us the scoop on his Kickstarter that will be beginning this Tuesday for his hardcover, 244-page anthology called Monsters and Other Scary Shit.

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Comics PortalDCFeaturedMarvelOpinion

Even with decades of them under our belts, team-ups are still fun!

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Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, North, Major Snow, Scott Sawyer, Andrew Thomas, Falk, Kickstarter, Casey, Adanac, Charlie, Dean, Bottica, Allie, Alan, Lord Reign, Canada, Toronto,
FeaturedPodcastWayne's Comics Podcast

It’s time for us to check out a superhero team in Canada, and they can be found in the excellent comic called North!

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Vikings, Ragnar, Titan Comics, History Channel, Floki, Lagertha, Rollo, Aslaug, Siggy, England, Cavan Scott, Staz Johnson
FeaturedReviewTitan ComicsTrade Paperback

One TV show I enjoy a lot is Vikings, which appears on the History Channel. Is it accurate, historically? No, it’s not, but it’s something different, and I enjoy that. When I heard Titan Comics was making comics based on the series, I was thrilled… especially when Cavan Scott of Doctor Who fame was scripting!

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Comics PortalDCFeaturedMarvelOpinion

The Gold Key heroes return!

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Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, Black, Black Mask Studios, Kwanza Osajyefo, Jamal Igle, Kareem Jenkins, superpowers, Juncture, Project, Hexaquarks, Tim Smith 3, Khary Randolph, Sarah Litt, Kickstarter
Black Mask StudiosFeaturedPodcastWayne's Comics Podcast

The creator of the gripping comic series Black, published by Black Mask Studios, talks with me about diversity in the comics industry.

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Shelter Division, Starlight Tavern, Salvagers, Wreck Raiders, Brigby, Bob Salley, George Acevedo, Chris Genevois, Fahriza Kamapurta, HdE, Source Point Press, Va’Roovian, Jace Hexum, Captain Bill Roenick, Klandarian, Darzinean, Warspray
FeaturedIndie ComicsReview

I often come across comics fans who believe that the only time a comic can be good is if it has the logo for Marvel, DC, or Image on the cover. If not, they simply won’t even consider it.

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Comics PortalDCDigital ComicsFeaturedOpinion

An interesting change has happened at DC regarding this same concern. I also found out more information I wasn’t aware of regarding digital code redemption, which I want to briefly talk about as well.

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Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, Ron Marz, Batman, Green Lantern, Silver Surfer, Marvel, DC, Ominous Press, Demi-God, Prometheus, Giant Killers, Bart Sears,
BatmanDCFeaturedGreen LanternMarvelPodcastRon MarzSilver SurferWayne's Comics Podcast

I’ve got a real treat in store for you in this week’s episode, #265! Prolific and excellent comics writer Ron Marz is here, and he discusses Ominous Press, where he’s working with Bart Sears as they create, as they like to call it, “Relentless. Powerful. Comics.” We talk about Ron’s previous storytelling, including his creator-owned books, as well as what he’s doing now with Ominous. He also lets us know what projects he’s working on that he can tell us about as well as how his start in the business has prepared him for today’s industry. The Ominous Press website

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