This week we welcome comic book writer, comedian, and friend of the store Brandon T. Snider! We talk his work in the comic industry, as well as his work in television on the show Inside Amy Schumer. We also try to make heads and tails of this week’s Convergence tie-ins.

If you have any suggestions 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!

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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Tony Wolf’s newest ‘Greenpoint of View’ autobio comic reveals… The Secret Origin of Midtown Comics! A lifelong comics fan and 19+ year resident of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, Wolf knew Midtown Comics back before it was Midtown Comics. What does that even mean?!  Take a look back in history…

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We got a extra double-sized and action packed episode this week!  We sit down with Midtown Comics employee Matt Cox about the play that he has written Kapow-i Go Go which is currently playing at The Pit. Matt even gives you a code that can use to save you some money! Then Sam and Dimitrios chat with comic writer Marc Andreyko about all the work he has done, including Wonder Woman ’77 and Fairest.

Of course, as always, afterwards we dive into our hot picks and give you the latest in the comic news!

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

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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We’re looking for a new hero (with a driver’s license) to join our team at our Warehouse in New Hyde Park, NY.

Driver

Basic Skills required:

  • Clean drivers license
  • Knowledge of Manhattan streets
  • High-energy individual (this is a physical job requiring the loading and unloading trucks)
  • Must Be Detail Oriented

Please e-mail  jobs@midtowncomics.com and with subject line “Driver Position”.

Midtown Comics has created a new contest for you to enter with the help of East Coast ComiCon 2015! This time, we’re giving away pairs of tickets to East Coast ComicCon 2015 at the Meadowlands Expo Center in NJ! We have several pairs of Sunday tickets (04/12/15) to give away to some lucky winners! Winners must be able to pick up their tickets in person at Midtown Comics Times Square. Find more info on the con here! 

This contest will last from 03/24/15 – 04/06/15. You can submit multiple entries by Liking our page on Facebook, Following us on Twitter, Subscribing to our newsletter, Following us on Pinterest, and Tweeting at us daily about the contest.

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  1. In order to enter the contest, you must Like our Midtown Comics page on Facebook.
  2. To earn additional entries and increase your chances of winning, you can follow us on Twitter and tweet, “I entered to win two tickets to @EastCoastComics Con 2015 from @MidtownComics! #ECCC2015”. You can then submit the URL of your Tweet to Rafflecopter. Please note, that you can only tweet this once per day.
  3. You can also refer friends to gain additional entries.
  4. You can follow us on Pinterest as well!
  5. You can subscribe to our mailing list! 

Easter

Break out those pastel colored capes and cowls, it’s time for Midtown Comics‘ annual Easter Sale! This year, we’ll be offering 20% OFF EVERYTHING at all three locations. Don’t wait around, because this deal is valid for one day only! Come visit our Times Square, Grand Central, or Downtown locations on Sunday, 04/05 to take advantage of this sale!

Who needs an Easter Egg hunt when you can instead track down some of your favorite comics, action figures, apparel, and more for 20% OFF? Silly rabbit, this sale is for EVERYONE!