Alan and Jose talk about the hottest books this week, and offer a primer on the events leading up to The Siege, tying it into Civil War, Secret Invasion, the death and return of Captain America, and rascally Norman Osborn

What do G.I. Joe, Wolverine, and Barack Obama have in common? It’s Larry Hama! Listen as he shares his experience with us on the podcast!

It’s Indy Comic Week, with guest Jeff UK, creator of Americans UK, who talks about Rocktronic, robots, Oni Press and the future of Midtown Comics!

It’s Christmas at the Midtown Comics Podcast. Alex Robinson talks about A Kidnapped Santa Claus. Thor talks about Voltron. Rea talks about a tatoo. Dimitrios talks about his Walking Dead story idea. One of them is dangerously close to getting sued.

In Episode 3, we offer a fantabulous graphic novel holiday gift guide, and explain exactly whats so good about the recommended titles, and whether they’re appropriate for the fan, or the civilian. Also, many of the hottest books of the week are discussed, along with scans of cover art and interior pages.

Marvel writer Matt Fraction tells as all about the future of his X-Men, where Iron Man is headed, and the fate of Casanova!