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Make Comics Podcast

The 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!)

Do you have a question about making comics you'd like to hear discussed on the podcast? Email us at info@ComicsExperience.com.

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Road to Avengers: Infinity War – Part 1 – Captain America: The Winter Soldier

With the biggest Marvel film to date opening this week, our team decided to tackle the most important elements going into Avengers: Infinity War! In part 1, James, Skid and Andy discuss “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” its source material, and its possible role as it relates to Avengers: Infinity War!


Episode #149 – What’s Next: Continuing Your Education

Andy and Joey talk about ways to continue learning about making comics and your creative growth.


Ready Player One: Nostalgia for All

Ernest Clines’ best-selling novel is now a film directed by Steven Spielberg from a screenplay by Zac Penn. James, Skid, and Andy read the book and watched the movie. In this episode, they discuss the following questions: A common criticism of both the book and the film is that they are more a haphazard collection…


I Kill Giants – Exclusive Interview with Director Anders Walter

James interviews Anders Walter, the Oscar-Winning director of I KILL GIANTS, and they discuss the adaptation process and highlight much of what drew Walter to the book in the first place and why certain changes needed to be made. Join James for P2P’s exclusive interview with director Anders Walter. Remember to subscribe to the podcast…


I Kill Giants – Slaying Giants

James, Skid, and Andy discuss the adaptation’s successes from the original graphic novel I KILL GIANTS by Joe Kelly and Ken Nimura to the silver screen premiering in theaters today! The film’s screen play is also by Joe Kelly and it is directed by Anders Walter. Remember to subscribe to the podcast and give us…


Episode #148 – Screen Experience

Screen Experience, including new classes and podcasts, is here! Writing for animation, writing for illustrated books, screenwriting… find out more at screenexperience.com.