The whole team gets together to celebrate and discuss Will Eisner week in this super double-sized episode.  We chat with Brian Michael Benis and Michael Avon Oeming about the viewing of Will Eisner: Potrait of a Sequential Artist at Portland State University and talk about the upcoming Playstation network series Powers. Andrew sits down with Valiant team of Jeff Lemire, Matt Kindt, and Warren Simons about the history of Valiant and their upcoming projects.

We talk about the third Avengers 2 Age of Ultron movie trailer and get into our Top Picks of the week! Also! Listen to hear the secret phrase to get five entries to win a Jeff Lemire sketch OR a Matt Kindt sketch.  Details here!

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!

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Midtown Comics has created two new contests for you to enter! This time, we’re giving away a signed/sketched cover of Justice League #0 by Jeff Lemire as well as a signed/sketched cover of Divinity #1 by Matt Kindt!!

These contests will last from 03/03/15 – 03/25/15. You can submit multiple entries by Liking our page on Facebook, Following us on Twitter, Following us on Pinterest, and Tweeting at us daily about the contest. Also, since Jeff and Matt recently appeared on the Midtown Comics Podcast, listen to the upcoming episode this Monday 03/09 for a “Secret Word” to enter and gain 5 ADDITIONAL ENTRIES!

Read on for more details below:

a Rafflecopter giveaway

  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 a signed sketch cover by @JeffLemire from Midtown Comics!”. You can then submit the URL of your Tweet to Rafflecopter. Please note, that you can only tweet this once per day.!”. 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 gain 5 ADDITIONAL ENTRIES by submitting the Midtown Comics Secret Word that we’ll release on our Podcast on 03/09!

 

 

a Rafflecopter giveaway

  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 a signed sketch cover by @mattkindt from Midtown Comics!”. 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 gain 5 ADDITIONAL ENTRIES by submitting the Midtown Comics Secret Word that we’ll release on our Podcast on 03/09!

 

Thank you for entering, and good luck! The winner will be notified around 4pm on 03/25/15

We had a great time at the first year of Special Edition: NYC! Check out the above video, and make sure to read our recap of the weekend as well!

   

Valiant Entertainment today announced a new partnership with New York’s premier coffee roaster, Oren’s Daily Roast, and leading New York comic book retail chain Midtown Comics for a three month-long celebration of Valiant’s flagship hero – the one and only X-O Manowar! Beginning on Friday, June 13th, head to any of Oren’s ten Manhattan beverage locations for a limited edition X-O Manowar Green Tea Blast – a deliciously cold combination of frozen matcha green tea and vanilla perfect for the height of summer.

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Midtown Bloggerinos! Raph here, with the final part of our coverage of the return of Valiant comics: an in-person chat with Executive Editor Warren Simons and Assistant Editor Joshua Johns! Read on as we get the scoop on Valiant’s successful launch straight from the source!

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22 Mar, 2013

VALIANT RISING: REVIEWS!

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Midtown Bloggerinos! Raph here, with a major blog event for you! Over the course of the next few weeks, I’ll be covering one of the biggest returns to comics. No it’s not Darkhawk (I wish there were enough material to devote to that), but it’s a major comics entity: Valiant Comics!

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