Comic Book Pitt

A weekly podcast that talks about comic books and comic book-related topics.

About the show

Starting in 2008, Comic Book Pitt is Pittsburgh's longest running comic book podcast. Co-hosts Dan Greenwald and Scott Hedlund formed the show with the intent of bringing a fun, conversational atmosphere to both long-time comic book fans and new readers. With the addition of co-hosts Jared Catherine, Shawn Atkins, Caitlyn Copp-Millward, and Brandon "Link" Copp-Millward, the Comic Book Pitt is able to cover comic-related news across all media types; from movies, television, and insider industry news, to reviews of weekly comic books.

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Episodes

  • Episode 292: Murder Falcon #1

    October 28th, 2018  |  1 hr 15 mins
    comic book pitt, comic books, comics, doomsday clock, gideon falls, lone ranger, murder falcon, pittsburgh, sorgatron media, spidergeddon, zombies vs robots

    Dan and Shawn are joined by Jeremiah Ion to talk about Doomsday Clock, Spidergeddon, Murder Falcon #1, The Complete Zombies vs. Robots, Lone Ranger #1, and Gideon Falls TPB.

  • Episode 291: Avengers #9

    October 20th, 2018  |  1 hr 48 mins
    action comics, avengers, batman, catwoman, cover, dc universe, fantastic four, pearl, scarlet, superman, the man of steel, titans

    In this double-sized episode, Dan and Scott have spoiler-filled discussions about Fantastic Four #2 and Avengers #9, talk about the post-breakup state of Batman and Catwoman, and go over the current works of Brian Michael Bendis. There's also a review of the DC Universe app and the first episode of Titans, plus we take a couple of listener questions.

  • Episode 290: Talking the Talk: Movie Trailers, Marvel Netflix shows, and more

    October 11th, 2018  |  1 hr 9 mins
    batman, captain marvel, carlos ezquerra, comic books, daredevil, dark phoenix, dc comics, iron fist, judge dredd, marvel comics, movies, netflix, norm breyfogle, television

    Dan and Link discuss the passing of artists Norm Breyfogle and Carlos Ezquerra and then dive into some movie/TV talk with Captain Marvel, Dark Phoenix, Daredevil Season 3, and Iron Fist Season 2 (some spoilers for Iron Fist).

  • Episode 289: Heroes in Crisis #1

    October 3rd, 2018  |  1 hr 3 mins
    comic books, comics, dc comics, dick tracy, heroes in crisis, idw, image comics, jessica jones, maneaters, marvel, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, star trek, stranger things, transformers

    This week Dan and Link talk about Heroes in Crisis #1, Maneaters #1, Stranger Things #1, Star Trek/Transformers #1, Dick Tracy: Dead or Alive #1, and Jessica Jones #3.

  • Episode 288: Talking the Talk: Buffy leaves Dark Horse, DC Comics' streaming service, movie and TV talk

    September 6th, 2018  |  1 hr 2 mins
    arrow, black lightning, buffy the vampire slayer, cloak and dagger, dark horse comics, dc comics, dc universe, marvel, marvel's agents of shield, supergirl, the cw

    Dan, Caitlyn, and Link discuss the future of Dark Horse Comics, the viability of DC Comics' new streaming service, and a variety of movies and TV shows.

  • Episode 287: Fantastic Four #1

    August 30th, 2018  |  1 hr 2 mins
    beechview, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, comixology, dan slott, domino, dynamite entertainment, fantastic four, gail simone, kelly thompson, luke cage, marvel, nancy drew, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sara pichelli, sorgatron media

    In this episode, Dan is joined by the newest members of the CBP team, Caitlyn and Link! They review Fantastic Four #1, Nancy Drew #1-3, Domino #5, and Luke Cage #1.

  • Episode 286: Talking the Talk: Mark Millar & Netflix, Comic Books That Never Finished, and More!

    August 22nd, 2018  |  52 mins 45 secs
    arrow, beechview, cloak and dagger, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, dc's legends of tomorrow, luke cage, mark millar, millarworld, netflix, pittsburgh, podcast, podcasting, podcastlife, podcasts, sorgatron media, supergirl, the cw, the flash, unfinished comic books

    Dan and Scott talk about the Netflix deal with Mark Millar, comic book series that never finished, and a whole lot of comic book TV shows.

  • Episode 285: Multiple Man #1

    August 17th, 2018  |  1 hr 4 mins
    beechview, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, dark horse comics, dynamite entertainment, image comics, marvel, marvel comics, multiple man, outpost zero, pittsburgh, project superpowers, sorgatron media, the magic order, the punisher, the quantum age

    Just a heads up, we had some technical issues in the beginning of this episode (aka Dan is an idiot and was adjusting the wrong levels) so the first 10 minutes of this episode sound a little low. However, we still manage to get a lot of comic talk packed in…Multiple Man #1, Project: Superpowers #0 & #1, The Magic Order #1 & #2, Outpost Zero #1, The Punisher #228, and The Quantum Age #1.

    Also, stay tuned at the end of the episode for a big announcement about an exclusive event for friends and listeners of Comic Book Pitt.

  • Episode 284: Jessica Jones #1

    August 10th, 2018  |  1 hr 17 mins
    action comics, aphrodite v, batman, beechview, comic books, comics, copperhead, dc comics, image comics, jessica jones, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, spider gwen, the magic order, top cow

    Dan is in the studio, Jared is in his secret lair, but they manage to talk about a lot of comics...Action Comics #1001, Jessica Jones #1, Batman #51, Spider-Gwen, The Magic Order #1, Aphrodite V #1, and Copperhead #19.

  • Episode 283: Talking the Talk: San Diego Comic Con

    August 2nd, 2018  |  52 mins 25 secs
    aquaman, batman, comic books, comics, dc comics, detective comics, eisner awards, green lantern, marjorie liu, movies, san diego comic con, shazam, the green lantern, titans, warner brothers

    Dan and Jared hit some highlights from San Diego Comic Con 2018, including the Shazam, Aquaman, and Titans trailers, new creative teams, and Eisner Award winners.

  • Episode 282: A Conversation With Ed Piskor, Part 2

    July 27th, 2018  |  49 mins 11 secs
    beechview, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, ed piskor, fantagraphics, hip hop family tree, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, sorgatron media, x-men grand design, xmen

    Dan and Scott continue their talk with with Ed Piskor, an Eisner winning cartoonist and creator of X-Men: Grand Design and Hip Hop Family Tree.

  • Episode 281: A Conversation With Ed Piskor, Part 1

    July 17th, 2018  |  1 hr 4 mins
    beechview, chris claremont, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, ed piskor, fantagraphics, hip hop family tree, pittsburgh, sorgatron media, steve ditko, x-men grand design

    Eisner Award winning cartoonist and local Pittsburgher, Ed Piskor, visits the Sorgatron Media studio for a conversation with Dan and Scott. In the first of two episodes, they reflect on the passing of comic book legend Steve Ditko, and then talk about the details of the creative process, X-Men: Grand Design Second Genesis, hanging out with Chris Claremont, comic book communities, and our first comic shop experiences.

    Stay tuned for part 2 coming next week!

  • Episode 280: A Conversation With Danielle Corsetto

    July 11th, 2018  |  1 hr 2 mins
    adventure time, boo it's sex, comic books, comics, danielle corsetto, girls with slingshots, making comics, new dimension comics, pittsburgh, webcomics, webtoons

    Dan, Jared, and Shawn talk with webcomics creator Danielle Corsetto. Danielle Corsetto is the creator of the webcomic Girls With Slingshots, which ran from 2004­-2015. She also penned three Adventure Time OGNs for BOOM! Studios, and wrote and drew The New Adventures of Bat Boy for the Weekly World News. She posts autobio strips about her cats and yoga at Stuckat32.com, and is writing a sex ed comic with Monica Gallaher called BOO! It’s Sex.

  • Episode 279: Talking the Talk: DC Comics in WalMart, Comic Book Events, the Future of Star Wars, and More

    July 8th, 2018  |  1 hr 18 mins
    beechview, comic book events, comic book pitt, comic books, comics, dc comics, mcsoss, new dimension comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcasting, podcasts, sorgatron media, star wars, walmart

    Dan and Jared are joined by Paul McGinty from the McSoss Comic Book Podcast and retailer Chip Grossman from New Dimension Comics to talk about the DC Comics/WalMart deal, remembering comic book events, political/social commentary in comics, and the future of the Star Wars film franchise.

  • Episode 278: Tony Stark: Iron Man #1

    June 30th, 2018  |  1 hr 9 mins
    amazing spider man, bloodstrike, bloodstrike brutalists, bret blevins, brian michael bendis, dan slott, dc comics, donny cates, image comics, iron man, joe keatinge, justice league, marvel, marvel comics, mcsoss, mcsoss comic book podcast, michel fiffe, new dimension comics, pittsburgh, sorgatron media, spider man, stellar, superman, the man of steel, tony stark, tony stark iron man

    Dan and Jared are joined by Paul McGinty from the McSoss Comic Book Podcast and Chip Grossman from New Dimension Comics. Together, they talk about Amazing Spider-Man #801, Tony Stark: Iron Man #1, Man of Steel #4, Justice League #2, the work of Donny Cates, Bloodstrike: Brutalists #0, and Stellar #1.

  • Episode 277: Talking the Talk: McSoss in the studio, Batman's wedding, the return of the West Coast Avengers, and More

    June 14th, 2018  |  1 hr 4 mins
    batman, bruce wayne, catwoman, comixology, dc comics, marvel comics, mcsoss, mikel janin, tom king, west coast avengers

    Dan is joined in the studio by Ian, Matt, and Paul of the McSoss Comic Book Podcast. They had a great time talking about the upcoming Batman/Catwoman wedding, if Bruce Wayne needs to exist, the return of West Coast Avengers,and ComiXology's new original content.