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Make Comics Podcast

Make Comics LogoThe Comics Experience Make Comics™ podcast provides ~15 minutes of advice per episode on all aspects of creating comics and breaking in to the industry.

Join Comics Experience founder and former Marvel and IDW Editor Andy Schmidt and his co-host Joey Groah as they discuss making comics! (Also, big thanks to the co-host of the first 50 episodes, iFanboy’s Josh Flanagan!)

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Episode #117 – Project File Management

Project file management for comics project: theory and practice of for keeping track of your files with your collaborators.

Episode #116 – Well-Crafted Pitches

The elements of a well-crafted creator-owned pitch to submit to a publisher.

Episode #115 – Do We Still Need Publishers?

Digital distribution, self-publishing, multiple platforms for distribution… do we still need comics publishers?

Episode #114 – Creating Courses for Creating Comics

Andy and Joey talk about creating courses for creating comics and comics education, including some book suggestions.

Episode #113 – Your Comic as a TV Show?

When making comics, do you think about if your comic becomes a TV show?

Episode #112 – Mixing Genres

In this episode of Make Comics, Andy and Joey talk about mixing genres together and keeping it about character rather than plot.

Episode #111 – Post C2E2 Wrap Up

Andy and Joey talk general post-con thoughts, and talk about the CE experience at C2E2.

Episode #110 – Comics Experience at C2E2

This episode Andy and Joey talk about the Chicago convention C2E2, what Comics Experience has planned at the show, general convention thoughts, and Andy takes a stand for his favorite deep dish pizza.