Monday, November 10, 2014
Nerd Lunch, Star Wars, and Kill All Monsters news
Last Tuesday, Nerd Lunch dropped its 153rd episode in which CT and Pax sat down with me and Kay from FANgirl Blog to talk Star Wars. (I've still never recorded a full episode with Jeeg, so that's a lifegoal yet unfulfilled.) Aspects of Star Wars have come up a few times on Nerd Lunch, but this was their first time talking about the series as a whole, so it was an honor to get to participate. We talked about our favorite and least favorite things about the movies and some surprising opinions came out.
It was a great conversation and you should totally listen to it either in the link below or through whatever way you prefer to listen to podcasts. I always enjoy hanging out and talking with the Nerd Lunch fellas and it was a lot of fun meeting and visiting with Kay. You should also check out FANgirl Blog for some great thinkpieces on Star Wars and genre storytelling in general.
One last thing is that I also dropped a little Kill All Monsters news during the show. People have been patiently waiting for Volume 2 and it's coming, but we've got a couple of other treats first. Early next summer, Jason and I are debuting a brand new Kill All Monsters story in an anthology comic. More details on that as we get closer, but we're very excited about it. Then, next autumn, we're planning to do a one-shot, single-issue comic funded by Kickstarter. That will also be a brand new story as we expand the Kill All Monsters world beyond the characters that were introduced in the graphic novel. And then finally, very early in 2016, we'll finish the graphic novel we started in Ruins of Paris. I know that's a long time to wait, but we think it'll be worth it and we hope you'll agree.
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