As part of their Image Spotlight Week, Comics Bulletin published an interview with Erik Larsen the took place during the Image Comics Expo. Larsen and Al Gordon talk mostly about the founding days of Image and the future of Savage Dragon.
Episode Five of the Savage Fincast Podcast will feature none other than Erik Larsen himself! Join us as we talk about the making of Supreme #63, which made it’s Extreme Comics relaunch debut last week and instantly sold out at the distributor level. In addition we discuss Savage Dragon #179 and the implications of the game-changing “Alien Invasion” story arc. Erik also recaps his time at the Image Expo and and what the future holds for the convention. As always, the Fincast gang also discusses the latest Erik Larsen related news, and whatever else tickles their fancy.
You don’t want to miss this one! Pull your Savage Dragon #179 and Supreme #63 comics out of thier poly-bags and study them– then prepare to listen along later this week as we go through the nitty-gritty details of the most trivial things in our favorite funny-mag as only the most obsessed Savage Dragon (and Supreme) fan could!
Sorry about the delay, but the Savage FINcast returns! This episode we have a very special treat with Frank Fosco visiting the FINcast to share his insight into the world of comics.
For those who don’t know, Frank’s portfolio encompasses three decades of work illustrating comic books for Marvel, DC, Image and Dark Horse, among others. He is best known for his work as the sole penciler on the 23-issue run of the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” comic from Image Comics. Additional career highlights include work on Marvel’s “Worlds Greatest Comic Magazine”, DC’s “Robin” and “Steel”, and back up stories in Erik Larsen’s “Savage Dragon” such as ”The Rock House Diner”, “Ethrian” (a character he created), and the current “Vanguard” serial.
Frank joins Jim, Adam, Craig, and Gavin as they talk Image Expo news, the solicitation of Supreme 63, dissect Savage Dragon 178, and examine the latest Vanguard back-up
Savage FINcast – Episode 1.5 (special edition): Erik Talks Hardcovers!
Its time for a brand new episode of The Savage FINcast! Unfortunately Jim couldn’t make it this week due to spending time with family for the holidays, but we found some people almost as interesting to take his place. First up the FINcast says hello to Gavin Higginbotham, probably thee single greatest expert on all things Savage Dragon. His expertise having lead to projects such as the Savage Dragon Companion and the Savage Dragon Wiki. Guy knows his way around a fin.
Our second guest is almost as knowlegable about Savage Dragon, seeing as he created the guy. That’s right we’ve got the one and only Erik Larsen himself to talk about the newly announced Ultiamte Hardcover collections! Craig, Adam, Gavin, and Erik also cover the Image Expo, Vanguard, Image United, Dragon’s 20th Anniversary, Image’s “brand”, the art of comic covers, FCBD 2012, drawing in coffee shops, Supreme, Dave Johnson, Bruce Timm, Gavin’s new Wiki project, Jack Kirby, and Joe Casey.
The newest episode of the Savage Fincast podcast is now up! During each episode the fincasters review and commentate on the latest issue of Savage Dragon, latest Erik Larsen news, and whatever else tickles thier fancy.
In this episode; Jim, Craig, and newcomer Adam discuss the magical possibilities of The Image Expo, examine the latest issue Savage Dragon #176, the latest Vanguard back-up, and revisit Savage Dragon #20.