The Hangout articles


THE HANGOUT featuring Chandra Free: October 27, 2014

THE HANGOUT featuring Chandra Free: October 27, 2014

Alison, Jessica, and Karen had a lot of fun this week with Chandra Free, creator of The God Machine and artist of Fraggle Rock and Mice Templar.  Chandra also fills us in on her art, writing, and lettering, and she gives details about her exciting upcoming projects. And as always, we play Rate the Genre


THE HANGOUT featuring Karl Kerschl: October 20, 2014

Karl Kerschl, artist of Gotham Academy, joins Jessica, Alison, and Karen on The Hangout.  We discuss the process behind Kerschl’s art and design, his influences, and his favorite past work (Teen Titans: Year One). And as always, we play Rate the Genre and share our picks of the week. Follow Karl Kerschl on Twitter: @karlkerschl Follow The Hangout:


THE HANGOUT featuring Cullen Bunn: October 13, 2014

Third time is a charm as writer Cullen Bunn joins Karen and Jessica once again on The Hangout.  We discuss Terrible Lizard, Magneto, Sinestro, Brides of Helheim, The Empty Man, and The Remains.  Cullen plays Rate the Genre and shares which comics he currently loves to read. We also talk about this year at NYCC, including Wonder Woman ’77 and the “Image Comics: I


THE HANGOUT featuring Aaron Kuder: October 6, 2014

The artist of Action Comics and writer of Superboy, Aaron Kuder, joins Jessica, Alison, and Karen this week on The Hangout.  Kuder’s artisitic influences, his writing process, Superman, and how Action Comics is created are discussed in detail. And as always, we play Rate the Genre and give our picks of the week (Thor, Brides of Helheim, and


THE HANGOUT featuring Adam P. Knave: September 15, 2014

The number of returning guests who just can’t get enough of your questions continues with Adam P. Knave who may or may not talk about the big shockers in the latest issues of Amelia Cole & Artful Daggers. But there will be comics! Follow Adam on on Twitter @adampknave Follow The Comic Hangout on Twitter


THE HANGOUT featuring Clayton Cowles: September 8, 2014

Letterer of Fantastic Four, Uncanny Avengers, Inhuman, Elektra, Black Widow, Zero, Pretty Deadly, The Wicked + The Divine, the upcoming Bitch Planet and more, Clayton Cowles come to talk about the magic of placing dialogue, the feel of fonts in genre and how he stumbled onto this artistic love. Follow Clayton Cowles on Twitter @ClaytonCowles


THE HANGOUT featuring Becky Cloonan: September 1, 2014

The co-writer of Gotham Academy and Image Comics 2015 release Southern Cross, Becky Cloonan is back on The Comic Hangout for a second helping. She talks about the opportunity to work with long time friends, how her creative processes has changed from working on independent books and “Rate The Genre” reveals a naughty little side