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Episode 388 - Watching with Lorraine Cink!

Reviews: Conan The Barbarian Vol 3 #1, Mondo #1, No Place Like Home #1

Jimmy is joined in studio by Marvel's The Watcher host (and good pal) Lorraine Cink! They discuss her show, the Oscars, UK's Being Human, JK Rowling's new book, and Justice League: Doom. News includes: Lots from Image Expo like Brian Wood/Ming Doyle's MaraPhonogramreturns, The Walking Dead gets their Governor, Moriarity the musical, Happy!, Bedlam, and Jonathan Hickman's The Manhattan Projects and Secret. Other news: Morgan Spurlock's Comic-Con Documentary is finally coming, Valiant debuts a talking comic book cover, Alan Ball is leaving True Blood, and a rare comic book collection sells for $3.5 million. Massive apologies for the LOUD pipe banging at the end of the episode. NYC buildings just love doing that at times. As always, listener feedback, the Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Direct download: CNI388.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:14am EDT

Episode 387 - Indie Spinner Rackin'

Reviews: Glory #23, Peter Panzerfaust #1, Stephen King & Joe Hill's Road Rage #1 

Jimmy is joined in studio by fellow podcaster Charly LaGreca (Indie Spinner Rack). They chat about Order of the Stick's Kickstarter, Katie Beaton answering your questions about the comics industry, and Charlie's adventures running the new Denver Comic Con. News includes: Jason's I Killed Hitler optioned for film, Jhonen Vasquez and Becky Cloonan on Fringe digital comic, Young Justice: Legacy and The Walking Dead video games coming, Angry Birds in space, andCommunity's Inspector Spacetime coming to the web! As always, listener feedback, the Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Direct download: CNI387.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:36am EDT

Episode 386 - CNI One-Shot! Justice League: Doom Special!

Jimmy went to the Paley Center here in NYC and attended the red carpet premiere of Justice League: Doom, the new animated feature from Warner Bros./DC.  He got to chat with voice director Andrea Romano and Phil Morris ("Vandal Savage"). Alas, he missed out on chatting with Batman himself, Kevin Conroy. But, there is a great Q&A after the screening for your listening pleasure with Andrea, Phil, and Kevin! Go buy the DVD on February 28th when it comes out! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Direct download: CNI386.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:26am EDT

Episode 385 - Agent G in the House & a Justice League: Doom Tease!

Reviews: Adventure Time #1, Kevin Keller #1, Murky World One Shot, Thief of Thieves #1, Justice League: Doom animated feature

Jimmy is joined in studio by some of the Vampire Cowboys Theater crew, Jon Hoche and Qui Nguyen! They have remounted their show The Inexplicable Redemption of Agent G on the ol' Off Broadway stage so go see it if you're in NYC! They chat about Comic Book MenThe Walking Dead mid-season return, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter trailer, and Geek Syndicate's new podcast Geek to Geek. Jimmy attended the red carpet premiere of the new Warner Brothers/DC animated feature Justice League: Doom at the Paley Center here in NYC. He got to chat with voice director Andrea Romano and Phil Morris and you get to hear a tease of those interviews here. A special One-Shot episode with full interviews and the post-screening Q&A will be released on Friday! News includes: Smallville Season 11 in comics, DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network, Marvel's The Watcher gets new host Lorraine Cink, New Mutants and Asgardians get exiled, Star Trek: TNG and Doctor Who crossover at IDW, and Course of the Force comes to Comic-Con. As always, listener feedback, the Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Direct download: CNI385.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:09pm EDT

Episode 384 - CNI One-Shot! Comic Book Men Special

Jimmy attended the press luncheon for AMC's new reality show COMIC BOOK MEN which debuts this Sunday, February 12th at 10pm EST on AMCTV. He got the first 40 minutes of the press conference for your listening pleasure! Apologies for not the best of sound so turn that volume up! Creator of the series, Kevin Smith himself, led the discussion with questions from the press. Jimmy got a couple of good ones in himself! They even broached the subject that caused a bit of a kerfluffle in the comics community regarding the lack of women in the show. Kevin Smith invited Jimmy out to the set of the show the next day and Jimmy gives you his report. Make sure you listen to last episode 383 with interviews with Kevin Smith, Walt Flanagan and Bryan Johnson. Thanks to all involved especially Kayla at Ferencomm and Kevin's assistant Meghan. Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Direct download: CNI384.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:27pm EDT

Episode 383 - Comic Book Men w/ Kevin Smith, Walt Flanagan & Bryan Johnson!

Reviews: Alpha Girl #1, Magic the Gathering #1, the Ninjettes #1, Winter Soldier #1

Jimmy is joined in studio by frequent co-host Kevin Conn! They chat about the Chuck finale, new Spider-Man trailer, the Death/Return of Superman video,  and the Super Bowl. Jimmy also attended a press conference for the new AMC reality show, Comic B0ok Men, and had a chance to sit down solo with stars Walt Flanagan and Bryan Johnson. He also did a roundtable with producer/filmmaker/podcaster Kevin Smith! News includes: the return of BlacksadWolverine sequel gets a release date and a lengthy discussion about Before Watchmen. As always, listener feedback, the Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Direct download: CNI383.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:01am EDT

Episode 382 - Back in NYC!

Reviews: Deadpool #49.1, Lord of the Jungle #1, Secret Avengers #21.1

Jimmy is back in NYC and still recovering from his time away. Due to last minute cancellations, he's flying solo this episode. (Thanks a lot, Jessica Alba). Jimmy talks about his trip to his hometown of Jacksonville, Florida and gives a big shout out to his new favorite local comic book store, Universe of Superheroes at the Beach. Thanks to old highschool/college best pal Ted for co-hosting last week and hanging. He also mentions The Muppets taking on FOX news and gives kudos to pal Olivia d'Abo for winning Best Actress in the Broadway World 2011 L.A. Awards! News includes: It's Shazam not Captain Marvel, DC announces Amethyst collection, Vaughn returns to X-Men sequel, Danger Academy goes to Hollywood, The CW finds their GA, and Kate Beaton has projects galore! As always, listener feedback, the Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!

Direct download: CNI382.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:24am EDT