Gregg and Gavin welcome independent artist and writer Robert Friedrich to the show! We chat about his comic strip Failing Fast and the new short documentary Working Stiff about his life (which you can watch here courtesy of Indiewire). We also chat about his love of G.I. Joe, Batman The Animated Series, the new Inhumans TV show, and Young Justice season 3.

If you have any suggestions or questions for the show please let us know through our Twitter, Facebook, or email us at podcast@midtowncomics.com.  Leave a question on our voicemail at 980-MIDTOWN and we’ll play it on the show! Remember to subscribe on iTunes!

To read the books that we talked about in this episode visit www.midtowncomics.com and have them delivered right to your door anywhere in the world!

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On November 19th, Midtown Comics will help celebrate Local Comics Shop Day! Come support your local shops and check out a number of exclusive items you can only find at participating shops like Midtown Comics, only on Local Comic Shop Day! These comics will be available IN-STORE ONLY and are limited to one-per-person. Find them while supplies last! Select items will be available online on Monday, November 21st! Highlights include a DC Universe Rebirth Deluxe Edition Hardcore, Champions #1 Neal Adams cover, a Lying Cat from Saga statue, and a Bloodshot USA #1 variant! Supplies will be very limited, so make sure to act quickly! Please see below for the full list of releases.

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Office space for small business, great midtown west location off 7th Avenue, Subway at doorstep!

INTERESTED? CALL 646-421-2023

We’re offering two new offices in a convenient Midtown location on west 40th Street near 7th Avenue, next door to Midtown Comics, complete with a subway stop at our doorstep.  Choose from two newly constructed, super clean offices each with access to a shared, fully furnished conference room, equipped with a widescreen monitor.  This space is perfect for professionals, small business, and more.

E-mail office@midtowncomics.com for an appointment

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FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN BACK ISSUE DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS’ WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!
Enter the fabulous world of comics and work for the premier retailer.  In addition to your natural born love of comics, the following are the basic skills required:
 
·         Must Be Detail Oriented
·         Advanced Comic Knowledge A Must
·         Must have the ability to lift boxes up to 50 pounds
·         Must be available to work Full Time Tuesday – Friday and Sunday (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
·         Monday thru Thursday and Sunday  (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
 
Please send your resume via e-mail to: jobs@midtowncomics.com and in the subject line, enter “Back Issue Job.”
 
We hope to hear from you soon!
Thank you,
Your friends at Midtown Comics

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We are looking for a new hero to join our team. Think of us like the Agent of Shield; we remain unseen but we are totally awesome.
Basic skills required:

  • At least 1 year experience as customer service representative
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Type 50+ wpm
  • Must have comic knowledge
  • Ability to multitask live chats, phone calls, emails plus other related tasks
  • Ability to work in a unified team
  • Must be punctual

MUST be available Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Please email your resume, cover letter with your email address and availability for a phone interview to jobs@midtowncomics.com. In the subject line, enter “Customer Service Job”.  Good luck, everyone!

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Comic Knowledge: 5 years
  • Typing Skills: 1 year
  • Customer Service Skills: 1 year


This week, Gavin and Ted chat about E3 and all the exciting video games coming out soon, plus a former “Teen Wolf” star is the Superman, and all the upcoming signings at Midtown Comics including Brad Walker, Declan Shalvey, Tom King, Scott Snyder, Ethan Van Sciver and Mark Millar!

If you have any suggestions or questions for the show please let us know through our Twitter, Facebook or email us at podcast@midtowncomics.com.  Leave a question on our voicemail at 980-MIDTOWN and we’ll play it on the show! Remember to subscribe on iTunes!

To read the books that we talked about in this episode visitwww.midtowncomics.com and have them delivered right to your door anywhere in the world!

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