The Illustrious Gentlemen

The Illustrious Gentlemen

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Professional comic book artists Scott Godlewski and Ryan Cody talk about life, comics, work and booze. New episodes are posted every Wednesday! Support the show for as little as $1 a month at https://www.patreon.com/tigshow Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/tigshow/support


TIG #152 - The TIG Show Parade (The 2019 TIG Show Awards)
Jan 22 • 58 min
The Tiggies are back! But these aren’t your parent’s TIG Show awards! This year we’re covering topics like Best New Podcast, Best New Artist, Best YouTube Show and so much more. Join the guys as they discuss their favorites from 2019 while enjoying a…
TIG 151 - 2 guys, 1 Cardigan
Jan 15 • 59 min
This week Ryan and Scott venture to The Shop Beer Co. in Tempe, AZ to try out a handful of their beers. Between them is only a table, a cardigan, and the potential for a wide spread herpes outbreak. Our music is by Grey Watson and our intro is by Gary…
TIG 150 - We’re Really Trying Hard
Jan 8 • 78 min
This week the guys talk about creative decision making. They discuss Scott’s recent issue of Detective Comics and creating a new Batman villian, his mindset when it comes to drawing Superman, and they tackle trying to get more excitement and cartooning…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 149 - Let’s Be Better
Jan 2 • 73 min
The boys are back for 2020 and this week we talk about goals for the upcoming year, self evaluation and much, much more. Our music is by Grey Watson and our intro is by Gary Fitzgerald. You can follow the show on twitter and instagram at @tig_show.…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 8
Dec 30, 2019 • 49 min
Scott and Ryan give you their thoughts on The Mandalorian, episode #8, and the end of season 1! Join them every week for their opinions on the good, the bad, and everything else. You can follow the show on twitter and instagram at @tig_show and support…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 7
Dec 20, 2019 • 34 min
This episode Scott and Ryan give you their thoughts on The Mandalorian, episode #7! Join them every week for their opinions on the good, the bad, and everything else. You can follow the show on twitter and instagram at @tig_show and support the show via…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 148 - Hey Man!, with Layman!
Dec 18, 2019 • 68 min
John Layman is back baby! We first talked to John on episodes 47 and 48, and 100 shows later, he’s back and better than ever. The guys met up at a bar in Chandler, AZ to share drinks and possibly mono and herpes. They chat about John’s upcoming comics,…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 06
Dec 16, 2019 • 45 min
This episode Scott and Ryan give you their thoughts on The Mandalorian, episode #6! Join them every week for their opinions on the good, the bad, and everything else. You can follow the show on twitter and instagram at @tig_show and support the show via…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 147 - We’re Not Lawyers, But…
Dec 11, 2019 • 61 min
This week the guys comment on a Youtube video Scott discovered. The hypocrites in us talk about the use of reference, tracing, un-credited assistance, the use of models in comic book art and much more. Scott disses “the other white meat” and Ryan vows to…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 05
Dec 9, 2019 • 38 min
This episode Scott and Ryan give you their thoughts on The Mandalorian, episode #5! Join them every Monday for the next several weeks for their opinions on the good, the bad, and everything else. You can follow the show on twitter and instagram at…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 146 - Ominous Flows
Dec 4, 2019 • 57 min
Aw yeah! We’re back and we’re bringing some great comics with us. Scott and Ryan talk about the books they like to keep within arms reach that they go back to in order to get inspired and pumped up when making comics. We’re name dropping like its hot in…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 04
Dec 3, 2019 • 41 min
This episode Scott and Ryan give you their thoughts on The Mandalorian, episode #4. Topics include visual design, Gina Carano, the responsibilities of having a lifelong toddler, key fobs, the many flaws of the AT-STs, Cara Dune and Gina Carano. Join them…
TIG Chaser #16 - Talking Turkey
Nov 27, 2019 • 24 min
In this week’s shortened episode the guys talk about some comics they’ve recently bought and about Thanksgiving. Everyone’s favorite holiday except Ryan’s apparently. They touch on how holidays really can affect freelancers when it comes to deadlines and…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 03
Nov 25, 2019 • 35 min
This episode Scott and Ryan give you their thoughts on The Mandalorian, episode #3. Topics include Warmachinedalorian, Gina Carano, Chrysler Sebring key fobs, Twitter burner accounts and Gina Carano. Join them every Monday for the next several weeks for…
Illustrious Gentlemen 145 - Confidence and Comics
Nov 20, 2019 • 51 min
This week is a Patreon listener submitted topic. Become a patron of the show here if you want to support the show for as little as $1 a month. Scott and Ryan dig into why they currently are, or are not, reading comics. How that may affect their work,…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 02
Nov 18, 2019 • 34 min
The Illustrious Gentlemen Present; Mondays with Mando! A limited edition podcast where Scott and Ryan discuss The Mandalorian from a fan and storytelling angle. Adoration, constructive criticism, and just regular good old-fashioned criticism abounds! So…
TIG Presents; Mondays with Mando - Chapter 01
Nov 18, 2019 • 37 min
The Illustrious Gentlemen Present; Mondays with Mando! A limited edition podcast where Scott and Ryan discuss The Mandalorian from a fan and storytelling angle. Adoration, constructive criticism, and just regular good old-fashioned criticism abounds! So…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 144 - The Mandalorian Expectation Hour
Nov 13, 2019 • 77 min
No Spoilers! This podcast was recorded before the launch of Disney+. This episode the guys talk about what they hope to see in the first season of The Mandalorian. Including revenge, murder, Gina Carano, Jawas, and much more. Other topics touched on…
TIG Chaser #15 - Garage Talk
Nov 6, 2019 • 30 min
This week is a shortie as you join Scott and Ryan in a mosquito filled garage to talk about Scott’s new creative outlet, hobby, passion, whatever term you prefer, and the guys enjoy a nice smoke. A wonderful hobby to be picking up in middle age, to be…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 143 - Pencil Fightin’ Tiger Beat Pin-Ups
Oct 30, 2019 • 92 min
The guys got together in a mosquito infested garage and played a game of 20 questions, except it was only 10 questions (you’re welcome). Topics covered include Tiger Beat magazine, pencil fighting, the Long Way motorcycle documentary series, dangerous…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 142 - We Suffer Well Together
Oct 23, 2019 • 98 min
The boys are back! Ryan enjoys a couple beers while Scott doesn’t. They briefly talk about The Tick and narrowboats as well as break down the key ingredients in a masturbation go-bag. Their show topic is self care and self improvement, kind of. Being…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 141 - Tigshow Hat Trick
Oct 16, 2019 • 108 min
This week the dreaded fall break is still infecting this part of the planet. It’s honestly and literally a national disaster. Ryan babbles about eating too much poutine, enjoys a few Pink Whitneys and recommends a few podcasts. He also gets you up to date…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 140 - All Ages Greatest Hits Collection
Oct 9, 2019 • 52 min
Treat your ears and enjoy a greatest hits episode from a couple years ago. Originally published as episode #37, for The All Ages Episode the guys talked about the cartoons they loved growing up and enjoyed a couple semi-delicious milkshakes. Good old…
The Illustrious Gentlemen 139 - Sore Thumbs
Oct 2, 2019 • 69 min
A very special 100% unedited episode this week. Ryan was working with antiquated equipment and recorded his half of the conversation from The Casual Pint in Phoenix, AZ. Scott sipped on a ladies’ drink from the southern villa and the guys talked Ikea…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #138 - Art VS Art
Sep 25, 2019 • 71 min
This is one of those episodes where Ryan talks at length about something he doesn’t understand and isn’t educated in! Production art versus “fine ” art. Scott enjoys some “fine” wine, the guys come up with a new “art” tier for their Patreon, the topic of…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #137 - Batman Year One Book Club!
Sep 18, 2019 • 83 min
Book Club returns after only 123 episodes! This week, we tackle the Frank Miller, David Mazzuchelli, Richmond Lewis, and Todd Klein jam, Batman: Year One. Young Bruce, broken Jim, sexy Selina, weird hair style decisions, this one has it all! We also touch…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #136 - Neverending Story
Sep 11, 2019 • 77 min
This week the guys talk about storytelling and list what they think is important when trying to tell a good story. From characterization to economy, it’s all here! They also invent X-pants, curramples, comicsfeet.com (TM) and Ryan is most definitely a…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #135 - Pixie Sex & Tentacle Porn
Sep 4, 2019 • 63 min
Oh boy. Another one of those episodes. This week the guys talk Carnival Row, pixie sex, beer can art, whorish X-Men, band-aids on nipples, tentacle porn, fan entitlement, a special appearance by Dirk Manhands, and so much more. The jumping off point is a…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #134 - The Disappointment Dice
Aug 28, 2019 • 99 min
This week Scott and Ryan recap their recent mall convention, crack a couple beers and break down a ridiculous article about what it means to be an amateur versus a professional. Topics include meth heads at the gym, pointless content writers, life hacking…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #133 - I did it all for the Nookie.
Aug 21, 2019 • 71 min
This week Ryan cosplays as Fred Durst and the boys enjoy some IPAs from Oregon and Louisiana as they discuss which non-comic properties they’d like to see adapted to film. Scott’s list is eclectic and varied and Ryan’s list is predictably awesome. They…
TIG #132 - Baby Laser Eyes
Aug 14, 2019 • 75 min
This week the guys enjoy some international beers as they talk about The Boys on Amazon. They also touch on superheroes in general, hot chicks reading comics, Speedball, Kid Nova, and the rest of The New Warriors all while offending Belgians and…
TIG #131 - Illustrious Adventures!
Aug 7, 2019 • 66 min
Ryan’s back from Okinawa and rambles on incessantly about it. The guys talk air travel, free booze, over-dosing on Kava extract and melatonin and all about Ryan’s love for the island lifestyle. Oh, and Scott went on a hike! Ryan’s beer was infected and…
TIG #130 - A Proper Beerisode
Jul 24, 2019 • 51 min
Finally! The guys are going to learn about beer, properly. This week Ryan and Scott talk about what they like about beer, assorted nonsense, and then Ryan interviews his childhood friend, and homebrew master, Brian Hardy. Check out Brian’s homebrew club…
TIG #129 - Consumption Junction, What’s Your Function?
Jul 17, 2019 • 67 min
This week the guys talk about all the different apps and hoops they have to jump through to watch TV these days. Netflix, Hulu, Prime, is it all toomuch? Listen in on this hard-hitting episode where we find out, is it worth it? Hard hitting journalism at…
TIG #128 - Sweet, Sweet, Sweet, Aunt May
Jul 10, 2019 • 76 min
This week’s show is all about the new Marisa Tomei film, Spider-Man: Far From Home. Aunt May is struggling with her unrealistic feelings for Happy Hogan, Peter is away on a trip with his friends so she finally has some peace and quiet, and she really just…
TIG #127 - It’s the 2019 Tig Show Draft!
Jul 3, 2019 • 65 min
Oh boy, this episode is next level. This week the guys are joined by an artificial intelligence named Watson and host the first ever TIG Show draft! 21 popular comic book properties, 7 rounds and absolute mayhem! Who’s first overall, who’s the big winner?…
TIG #126 - Hey Kids, Comics!
Jun 26, 2019 • 74 min
This week Scott’s back on the sauce, Ryan introduces us to his new budget-based cocktail of choice, The Pink Tiggie, and the guys discuss starting their own publishing companies. Not for real because that would be financial disaster, but they make a go at…
TIG 125 - Lifeless and DistraXted
Jun 20, 2019 • 60 min
Oh man. This week Ryan records from a pool under a flight path, Scott still isn’t drinking and the guys talk about how they would usher the X-men into the MCU. Casting choices and movie plots abound! Other topics include how to pronounce Kevin Fiege,…
TIG #124 - The Geek Shall Inherit The Earth?
Jun 12, 2019 • 79 min
This week Scott and Ryan talk about how they finally won! Or did they? Comic book culture is cool now, but are comic books cool? The guys discuss the popularity of geek culture and how that trickles down to them, the guys who make comics, and not the guys…
TIG #123 - Irish Tap Water
Jun 5, 2019 • 62 min
This week Ryan tries to drink for 2, Scott discusses his future as the sandwich king of the comic convention circuit, they mention new podcasts and depressing shows that they’re ingesting, Ryan recounts his recent 5k Terrain Race experience and they…
TIG #122 - The Comic Artist Appreciation Hour
May 29, 2019 • 82 min
This week the guys pick some comic books titles and talk about some of their favorite artists to ever work on those books! Name dropping artists like it’s 1995! Golden Age masters need not apply to these children of the 80s and 90s. As always, our music…
TIG Chaser #14 - I’m a Ninja!
May 22, 2019 • 42 min
This week Ryan flies solo as he recaps his living conditions, his road trip to Ontario (California) in his Harry Potter inspired rental car, winter driving conditions in late spring, meaningful fan interactions, and how comic shows have changed in the…
TIG 121 - The Colorist Appreciation Hour
May 15, 2019 • 64 min
This week the guys sit down with a couple beers and inexpertly talk about comic book coloring! The typical names get dropped and the typical words gets slurred as they try to shed some light on the beautiful art of modern comic book coloring. Get your…
TIG #120 - Avengers Ensembled
May 8, 2019 • 70 min
This week the guys return to the MCU to talk Avengers: Endgame again now that they’ve seen it. Ryan sipped some bourbon and Scott drew some comics as they talked about what they loved, what they didn’t, and quickly rank their top 5 MCU movies to date. Our…
TIG 119 - Marvel Movie Mansplaining
Apr 24, 2019 • 84 min
This week the guys talk about the trailers for some upcoming Marvel Studios movies, including one you may have heard about, Avengers: ENDGAME! They talk about how dependable Spider-Man: Far From Home looks, how boring Dark Phoenix looks and they throw…
TIG 118 - Don’t Cross The Revenue Streams
Apr 17, 2019 • 70 min
This week the guys talk Patreon, revenue streams, social media, free content, fanbases, pricing & much more. Tom Hardy makes an appearance and Ryan makes some high quality bird sounds. Our music is by Grey Watson, and our intro is by Gary Fitzgerald. You…
TIG 117 - Unite The League
Apr 10, 2019 • 69 min
This week the guys discuss comic book reviews from the perspective of comic book creators. As usual they throw out wild assumptions without any real knowledge or facts. They also briefly touch on creating a cult of fans, Paula Abdul and fan support in…
TIG 116 - Floppyhawkin’
Apr 3, 2019 • 59 min
This week the guys enjoy some Northern Arizona beers and the conversation runs the gamut! They touch on cool mohawk having Hawkeye, the Avengers Endgame trailer, the difference between magic sex and clown sex, poor parenting, slippin’ punches, kids and…
TIG 115 - The Batman Appreciation Hour
Mar 27, 2019 • 76 min
This week Scott travels via private jet to the Northern Villa where the guys sit down and enjoy a couple beers and a perfectly made sidecar and talk about Batman! Detective Comics #1000 was just released and the caped crusader has been around for 80 years…
TIG 114 - The Michael McMillian Show!
Mar 20, 2019 • 94 min
This week Michael McMillian joins the show! Michael is an actor (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, True Blood), comic book writer (True Blood, Lucid, Adventure Van) and podcast host. The guys talk about growing up making their own comics, booze, the paranormal, and…
TIG #113 - Kryptonite Slingshot Balls
Mar 13, 2019 • 67 min
This week the guys talk about that Superboy that’s not Superboy horror movie trailer. Non Marvel/DC comic movies in general. Top Gun, mustaches, Ryan’s alcohol ignorance and much more! Be sure to check out Ryan’s Kickstarter over at his website. Our music…
TIG #112 - Midlife Crisis on Infinite Earths
Mar 6, 2019 • 55 min
This week the guys examine the likelihood that they’re both mired in a midlife crisis of some sort based solely on the anecdotal evidence that Scott got a tattoo! Topics touched on include Rodney Dangerfield, travel, hobo and unabomber fashion and…
TIG #111 - Space Beeper
Feb 27, 2019 • 68 min
This week the guys tackle the world’s most hot button topic, Captain Marvel! Manbabies beware! They also touch on giving toddlers alcohol, their need for a proper drinking game, The Pee Coat and Bourbon Beanie (patents pending) & masturbating on a…
TIG #110 - Rainbows and Unicorns
Feb 20, 2019 • 60 min
Oh boy. This week the guys tackle depression, rage, unemployment, argue over how to hold a pen, discuss classic cocktails like the Sharkleberry Fin & Rum, and accomplish nothing when it comes to looking for work. Be sure to check out Ryan’s Kickstarter…
TIG #109 - The Cool Kids
Feb 13, 2019 • 56 min
This week the dynamic duo try to decipher what makes a comic book character popular, and once again, prove how out of touch they are. Ryan hates on Gambit, and Scott can barely be bothered. Our music is by Grey Watson and our intro is by Gary Fitzgerald.…
TIG 108 - Ruby Quartz Condoms
Feb 6, 2019 • 68 min
This week Scott enjoys a piping hot cup of coffee and Ryan tackles a few double IPAs as the guys get geeky and talk about their ideal line-ups for the Justice League and the X-Men. It’s actual comic book talk from two comic book artists! Our music is by…
TIG Chaser #13 - Self Flagellation
Jan 30, 2019 • 49 min
This week the guys enjoy some coffee and Ryan talks about what he’d like to see more comic conventions do from the perspective of an artist and guest. Our music is by Grey Watson and our intro is by Gary Fitzgerald. You can follow the show on twitter and…
TIG #107 - TOXIC MOISTULINITY
Jan 23, 2019 • 64 min
This week the guys tell you what it takes to be a real man, how not to treat collaborators on social media, and how kids today need to learn some hustle. Our music is by Grey Watson and our intro is by Gary Fitzgerald. You can follow the show on twitter…
Tig #106 - General Hux’s Fruit Based Vapes
Jan 16, 2019 • 98 min
Because no one demanded it! The guys tackle how they would handle the upcoming Star Wars Episode IX. From title to credits, listen in to hear what they would do if some fool put them in charge of a billion dollar franchise. Our music is by Grey Watson and…
Issue #105 - The 2018 Tiggies
Jan 2, 2019 • 64 min
On the first show of 2019 we pat ourselves on the back and talk about 2018 in the second annual Tig Show Awards! We’ll let you know what we thought was the good, the bad, and the ugly from our shows over the past year. Check out…
Issue #104 - Two Pump Chumps
Dec 19, 2018 • 69 min
The #AZbeerseries continues as the guys gaze into the future and make predictions for the upcoming year while sipping on a 12.5% rum barrel-aged Pumpkin beer. It’s as pretentious as it sounds! Our music is by Grey Watson and our intro is by Gary…
Issue #103 - The Church of The Illustrious Gentlemen
Dec 12, 2018 • 71 min
This week, the guys put on their way back glasses and reflect on the year that was, and answer some tough questions about themselves. This week continues the #AZbeerseries as they enjoy another local Arizona beer. Our music is by Grey Watson and our intro…
Issue #102 - The Illustrious Gentlemen Vs The World
Dec 5, 2018 • 119 min
The AZ Beer Series continues with Historic Brewing! The guys knock back a few pints while watching and talking about Scott Pilgrim Vs The World, one of Scott’s favorite movies based on the giggles per minute ratio. Check out www.historicbrewingcompany.com…
Issue #101 - Wanderlush
Nov 28, 2018 • 84 min
This week the guys sit around a table in an office in the wilds of Gilbert, AZ and enjoy some beer from Dark Sky Brewing (https://darkskybrewing.com). Their conversation was supposed to focus on bars, but it really covers everything from their lack of…
Issue #100 - Beard Care Tips with Mitch Gerads
Nov 14, 2018 • 54 min
Our 100th episode brings back our buddy Mitch Gerads! Mitch, Scott and Ryan hung out at Uncle Bear’s Taproom and Grill in Gilbert, AZ. The chat covered how being a father affected how he approached the second half of his run on Mr. Miracle with writer Tom…
Ep99 - The Sina Grace Show
Nov 7, 2018 • 87 min
This week the guys have a rambling brief chat about being tired before transitioning to a conversation Ryan had with writer/artist Sina Grace in Tucson, AZ where they were both recent guests of The Tucson Comic Con. They talk musicals, underage drinking,…
Ep98 - The Tyler Button Show
Oct 31, 2018 • 68 min
This week the guys are joined by publisher and writer, Tyler Button, to talk about collaboration, making comics, editors and much more. Tyler produces history themed comics for his company, Tapestry Comics (www.tapestrycomics.com), and Scott records from…
Ep97 - Screaming With Your Finger Tips
Oct 24, 2018 • 60 min
There’s much to unpack this week as they guys return to their regular format. They talk about fan entitlement, Do the Right Thing, bejeweled flip phone cases, library internet, how the butter crisis at olive garden is ruining lives, the fan bases of Harry…
Ep96 - A Laurel Free Business
Oct 17, 2018 • 34 min
More rambling from the kitchen table this week as Ryan and Scott, and the woman who agreed to be Ryan’s wife, discuss the topic of legacy in comics. What it means, how working in comics can be just a job, how being a freelancer means that you can…
Ep95 - Ultra Fun Cuddles
Oct 10, 2018 • 40 min
Buckle up kids, this week is another road show as Scott visits Ryan at the Northern Villa and they go out to a bar or three, watch the UFC, talk about Scott being named Best Comic Artist of Phoenix in the Phoenix New Times, have a few more drinks and then…
Ep94 - The Phil Hester Show
Oct 3, 2018 • 58 min
This week we have our pal and yours, Phil Hester, on the show to talk a little about his career and about being an original art collector. Phil has worked on everything from Batman to Green Arrow, to his creator owned books like Firebreather and…
EP93 - Fashion Week 2018
Sep 26, 2018 • 81 min
This week the guys put on their designer glasses and discuss character design in comics! What they look for, what they try to implement, and what’s important to them in character design. They also list their favorite character designs. Our intro music is…
Ep92 - Not an Unpleasant Sweetness
Sep 19, 2018 • 58 min
This week the guys follow up on Ryan’s trip to Long Beach, set the record straight on the whole tent situation, Scott moves into an office space and they talk about how important routines are, even though neither sticks to one, and how it may save them…
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Sep 18, 2018 • 1 min
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Ep91 - One Hundred Thousand Introverts in a Room
Sep 12, 2018 • 61 min
As Ryan prepares for 3 conventions in 2 months, the guys do some more convention talk to try and figure out where it can all go wrong. Topics include being friendly, product and pricing, cosplay, Kevin Spacey and expectations. Our intro music is by Grey…
Ep90 - The Illustrious Episode
Sep 5, 2018 • 63 min
In order to make up for last week’s episode, the guys try to keep it PG as they talk about their favorite artists they wish were doing more frequent work. It’s self indulgent and wonderful so join in on this hour of appreciation! Ryan even makes a…
Ep89 - The Bro-Sode
Aug 29, 2018 • 49 min
Things go south from the jump this week as the guys discuss some of the geek stuff that people assume we should be into. Topics include manga, D&D, Lord of the Rings, Wrestling, The California Raisins, & much more! If you’re a fan of really vulgar…
Chaser 12 - The Sort of 100th Episode
Aug 22, 2018 • 40 min
This week, in our sort of 100th episode the guys cover everything from babies to Tim Duncan to Scott Wolf, things named Beauregarde, being huge in The Netherlands and much more! This episode features music by Kevin Macleod and an introduction by Gary…
Ep.88 - Let’s Get Digital
Aug 14, 2018 • 66 min
This week your intrepid hosts talk about something they know nothing about and discuss digital comics! They break down an article on successful digital comics, talk a bit about Comixology’s new digital original comics and much more! Our intro music is by…
Ep.87 - Have Your People Call Our People
Aug 8, 2018 • 63 min
This week the guys pitch a couple movie ideas you never knew you wanted! They take two beloved franchises and make them better. What happens when you mix pre-show drinking, Kate Upton, The Rock and super geekery into one show? Magic. As always our intro…
Ep.86 - Now with More Unsolicited Advice
Aug 1, 2018 • 65 min
This week the guys give you even more advice about working in comics and freelancing in general! We cobbled together some tips and advice from other pros and we’ll discuss them and see how accurate they are to us. Ryan also takes his shirt off. As always…
Ep.85 - Timid and Limp
Jul 25, 2018 • 77 min
This week the guys preview 3 big summer movies they have no intention of seeing and predict how each one will be, based solely off of the trailers. Listen in as two professional storytellers tell you how The Meg, Skyscraper and The Predator should be!…
Ep.84 - Time to Get Paid
Jul 18, 2018 • 61 min
This week Scott and Ryan discuss an online article about pay and page rates in a talk about the business side of working in comics and being freelancers. This episode is sponsored by the good people at Cab Comics! Our intro music is by Grey Watson/The…
EP. 83 - The Bromance Awakens
Jul 4, 2018 • 58 min
Because you demanded it! The guys tackle the first of the new 4 Star Wars films, The Force Awakens! Maybe their favorite of the new films, they talk about what they thought worked, and what they thought didn’t. This episode is brought to you by Cab…
Ep. 82 - The Drunken Heroes Con Wrap Up Show!
Jun 27, 2018 • 28 min
This week the Illustrious Gentlemen present their very drunken Heroes-Con wrap up show! We had a great time in Charlotte and wanted to let everyone know. Our intro music is by Grey Watson/The Killer Drones and our outro music is by The Moans! As always…
Ep81 - The Declan Shalvey Show!
Jun 19, 2018 • 70 min
This week the guys travel to Charlotte for Heroes Con 2018 and have a fun chat with talented Irishman and comic creator, Declan Shalvey! They talk about art, the need for creators to discuss the industry among themselves, #artcred and so much more! This…
Episode 80 - SOLO
Jun 13, 2018 • 49 min
In a continuing tradition, this week the guys discuss the Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the movie about your favorite intergalactic scoundrel, Han Who Has No People. Past Star Wars related shows are episodes 15, 62 and 63. This episode is brought to you…
Chaser Episode 11 - All We Ever Wanted with Matt Miner
Jun 6, 2018 • 16 min
Enjoy a brief conversation with Matt Miner, one of the creators and editors of All We Ever Wanted: Stories of a better World, an anthology graphic novel loaded with some of the top talent in comics today! Check it out at www.awbwkickstarter.com. This…
EP.79 - The Dan Panosian Show!
May 30, 2018 • 71 min
This episode was recorded at Phoenix Comic Fest with special guest Dan Panosian. Dan has illustrated every major character for every major publisher and recently created, wrote, and drew SLOTS for Image/Skybound. The guys sipped on some rye and told…
EP. 78 - Another Attempt at a Posi-sode
May 23, 2018 • 46 min
This week the guys try to be positive even though Ryan’s mic decided to have a fight with his laptop and Scott couldn’t stop playing with his jack. Topics covered include travel, conventions, art and naturally, a Handmaid’s Tale. This episode is sponsored…
Ep. 77 - The Andrew and Andy Super Show!
May 16, 2018 • 40 min
This week features a chat between Ryan and special guests; Headlopper creator, Andrew MacLean and Firebreather creator and TMNT artist, Andy Kuhn! This was recorded at The Graduate Hotel in Tempe, AZ mere minutes before the official kick off of The…
Episode 76 - Monogamous Dildo
May 9, 2018 • 61 min
The guys talk Infinity War! Shocker, they both didn’t hate it! Scott wants to marry bearded Russian Mickey Rourke and Ryan dreams about a bearded Captain America! This episode is sponsored by the Spoiler Country podcast and the upcoming Nothing Can Stop…
Episode 75 - The Death of the Illustrious Gentlemen
May 1, 2018 • 53 min
This week the guys talk about their love for streaming video, how Tom Hardy makes them feel, how #RedforEd is great for our kids and teachers but terrible for stay at home freelancers and much more! This episode is sponsored by the upcoming Nothing Can…
Episode 74 - Impossible Thumbs
Apr 25, 2018 • 56 min
This week the guys talk about some digital process, their thoughts on tracing versus using reference, and much more! They also recorded this video for their first video feed and Ryan’s web camera looks straight out of 1994. Watch the video at…
Episode 73 - Logan Lethargic
Apr 18, 2018 • 51 min
This week the guys ramble on about recent movies they’ve seen, authentic southern accents, the United States apparent lack of ability to defend itself against Russian paratroopers, and so much more. This episode is brought to you by Dark Unicorn Games and…
Episode 72 - The Comics Shop Show
Apr 11, 2018 • 54 min
This week Scoot and Ryan are joined by Cory Bushnell to get a retailers perspective of comics, chat about his love for Generation X, and why his store, Cab Comics, is much needed in Northern Arizona. Cory and Ryan recorded their part of the show from…
Episode 71 - Let’s Be Social
Apr 4, 2018 • 61 min
This week the guys give their thoughts on breaking technology news and educate you all on the hip, new, social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Come get some! This episode is sponsored by Dark Unicorn Games, Cab Comics, and the upcoming…
Chaser #10 - Wonders and Adventure!
Mar 28, 2018 • 25 min
This week Ryan takes a trip to Anaheim for Wonder Con 2018 with his new best friend, Brad, a Ford Fiesta, to announce a new book he’s working on! His drink this week is a Yotes Pale Ale from our friends at San Tan Brewing. This mini-sode features an…
Episode 70 - The We Hate Funny Thor Show
Mar 21, 2018 • 58 min
This week Scott and Ryan enjoy(?) a couple beers, briefly touch on the completed and successful TIG Show kickstarter and talk about their favorite comic book or “super hero movies”. They also discuss some problems they had with Thor Ragnarok, just in case…
Episode 69 - The Aaron Campbell Show
Mar 14, 2018 • 85 min
This episode features a fully coherent Scott, and a barely-on-his-feet Ryan, talking with the talented Aaron Campbell about his new Image Comic, Infidel, which is in stores 03/14/18. Aaron was a great guest and 2/3rds of the people on this episode did a…
Episode # 68 - Shop Talk Two!
Mar 7, 2018 • 30 min
In episode 68, professional comic book artists Scott and Ryan, talk a bit about the differences in working between Photoshop and Clip Studio and how personal preferences really are all that matters. It’s a nice chat into the working process of making…
Episode #67 - Advice From Two Men in Cardigans
Feb 28, 2018 • 57 min
The cardigans come out for a chat about advice to our younger selves about work and life. Sit back, relax and learn a little more about your illustrious hosts. (Beware! There is some slight audio problems on the lesser of the duo’s feed this week.)As…
Episode #66 - The Fotos-isode!
Feb 21, 2018 • 96 min
This week Scott and Ryan travel to sunny Tempe, Arizona, and visit the home and studio of comic creator Jay Fotos (www.jayfotos.com)for a conversation all about Jay’s career, his passions and his new project Rising Rebels. As always, our introduction is…
TIG-PSA
Feb 15, 2018 • 4 min
A brief public service announcement from one half of the nearly dynamic duo. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tigshow/message Support this…
Episode #65 - The Perfect Pair
Feb 14, 2018 • 45 min
It’s Valentine’s Day, so this week the guys take an online compatibility test to find out how strong their bond really is. Save those hurt feelings and tears for another show, this one is all about the love. As always, our introduction is by Gary…
Episode #64 - The 99.9 Percent
Feb 7, 2018 • 65 min
This week the guys talk about writing comics, specifically in regards to Scott’s upcoming turn as co-writer on his creator owned comic Copperhead, from Image Comics. They discuss how the process is different, but not entirely so, and Ryan becomes a…
Chaser Episode #9 - Digital Art Sales
Jan 31, 2018 • 6 min
A short and sweet bonus Chaser about digital art sales! This mini-sode features an introduction by Gary Fitzgerald and music by Kevin Macleod. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a…
Chaser Episode #8 - Shop Talk
Jan 31, 2018 • 17 min
This week Scott talks about his thought process when it comes down to breaking down and laying out a Batman panel. It’s a very good look into how he thinks and works and is even better because it barely features Ryan at all. Win win! This mini-sode…
Episode #63 - The Last Jedi Part 2
Jan 24, 2018 • 51 min
Spoilers abound as we continue our conversation about the amazing and epic, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Holdo is cute and is also compared to O.J. in a Bronco. Please enjoy part two of our conversation and leave a review! As always, our introduction is by…
Episode #62 - The Last Jedi Part 1
Jan 17, 2018 • 58 min
For our first show of 2018 the guys talk all about The Last Jedi! Spoilers abound and they had so much to say we had to make it a two-parter. So please enjoy part one of our conversation and leave a review! As always, our introduction is by Gary…
Episode #61 - Live From Monkeypants!
Jan 10, 2018 • 48 min
Recorded from the couch at Monkeypants Bar and Grill in Tempe, AZ without an unhealthy Scott, Ryan chats with J.Gonzo and NegativeSteve from the Cult of Popture podcast (www.cultofpopture.com) about closing out 2017 and what we’re looking forward to in…
Episode #60 - 2017 Kind of Sucked
Jan 3, 2018 • 46 min
The Gentlemen talk bottom brand blended bourbon, Ryan gives a fancy new name for an established cocktail, and they discuss the point, or lack of, of New Year’s Resolutions! We hope everyone is having a great holiday season. As always, introduction by Gary…
Episode #59 - The Kate Capshaw Holiday Show
Dec 27, 2017 • 56 min
Keeping the Gentlemen in the Illustrious Gentlemen, Scott and Ryan talk all things Christmas. The Vacation films, beer that tastes like meat juice and they spend way too much time thinking about Kate Capshaw. Big thanks to all our Patreon backers at…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #58 - Your Mileage May Vary
Dec 20, 2017 • 61 min
This week the guys tackle two movies that we just wish would have been better. We break down what we thought worked, and what didn’t, and give you our takes on how we would have made them if the studio had given us millions of dollars. It’s time to fix…
The illustrious Gentlemen #57 - Men Are Pigs
Dec 13, 2017 • 56 min
This one is a bit of a bummer, the guys tackle the recent news about sexual harassment and sexual abuse and we offer our opinion on whether or not we can separate the art from the artist. As always, introduction by Gary Fitzgerald, intro music by The Bomb…
The Illustrious Gentlemen #56 - Santa’s A Narc
Dec 6, 2017 • 60 min
Whoo boy! This episode runs the gamut including a Thanksgiving recap mostly about dogs, how the holidays are the worst time of the year, Ryan’s glove love, elderly female Twitter fans & the why Elf on the Shelf is such a prick. Oh, the guys also talk…
The Illustrious Gentlemen Episode 55 - The Indifferent Episode
Nov 29, 2017 • 61 min
This week Scott and Ryan talk about what we’re thankful for and we break down some business aspects of comics, from page rates, happiness, work schedule and much more. This is a great episode for those looking to get into the business as well other…
The Illustrious Gentlemen - Chaser #7 - Is It Something Porn Related
Nov 22, 2017 • 13 min
In this short episode the guys talk about getting free beer from Scarlet Lane Brewing, Patreon, & our very first collaboration. We hope you enjoy it in spite of the echo coming off of Scott’s microphone. This mini-sode features a new introduction by Gary…
The Illustrious Gentlemen Episode 54 - Pros and Cons
Nov 15, 2017 • 38 min
This week the guys have a short talk about Ryan’s recent visit to Tucson for the Tucson Comic Con. It’s a great town and show! Hope you all enjoy! Support the show on Patreon at www.patreon.com/tigshow. As always, introduction by Gary Fitzgerald, intro…
TIG 53 - The Imposters
Nov 8, 2017 • 60 min
This week Scott and Ryan talk about feeling like they are undeserving and unworthy when it comes to making comics, and sometimes, life in general. Most of know what it feels like to be an imposter at some point, but you have to somehow learn to put that…
Episode 52 - The Arts and Culture Episode
Nov 1, 2017 • 51 min
This week, Scott and Ryan talk about some of their creative influences outside the the world of comics, and they also have short chat about Halloween, so buckle up and enjoy! Follow the show on twitter at @tig_show . Intro by Gary Fitzgerald, with music…
Episode 51 - Love, Murder & Revenge
Oct 23, 2017 • 67 min
In this week’s episode, we talk about our favorite movies! What we enjoy about them, how they inspire us, and what themes connect them. This week’s episode is sponsored by Scarlet Lane Brewing & has an introduction by Gary Fitzgerald. Follow the show on…
TIG 50 - The Tiggies!
Oct 9, 2017 • 65 min
In our big 50th! episode, Scott and Ryan look back on the first 49 and remember their favorites, and their not-so-favorites as we give out our first annual Tiggie Awards! Follow the show on twitter at @tig_show and support us on Patreon at…
TIG 49 - The Sledgeboom Episode
Oct 2, 2017 • 46 min
This week the guys geek out and take an online comic-book quiz. Spend some time with us as we dazzle you with our combined knowledge and our mutual loathing for computer generated A.I. questions. Intro music by The Bomb Busters (Good to be Alone). Outro…
TIG 48 - The John Layman Show Part 2
Sep 25, 2017 • 51 min
The second half of our visit with John Layman at The Cellar Pub in Mesa, Az. We talk about comic conventions, debauchery and so much more! This episode is brought to you by Sun Devil Liquors & The Cellar Pub. Intro music by The Bomb Busters (Good to be…
TIG 47 - The John Layman Show Part 1
Sep 18, 2017 • 58 min
The guys are joined by comic book writer, John Layman, and have a few pints at The Cellar Pub in Mesa, Az. They talk about John’s early career editing comics at Wildstorm, his thoughts on writing, and much more. This episode is brought to you by Sun Devil…
TIG 46 - The Original Art Episode
Sep 11, 2017 • 48 min
Scott and Ryan talk through their views on selling and collecting original art, doing commissions for fans & more. Is it all about the money? (Mostly). For Scott’s original art & commissions, contact [email protected] and for Ryan, contact…
TIG 45 - Justified!
Sep 4, 2017 • 76 min
This week the guys head out to Harlan County, Kentucky along with Raylan Givens and Boyd Crowder. We watch and chat about the pilot episode of Justified, and drink some bourbon. You can watch along with us if you have the box set or an Amazon Prime…
TIG 44 - Hail to the King
Aug 28, 2017 • 53 min
This week the guys discuss Jack Kirby on his 100th birthday and the impact he’s had on comics and art. From creating New Gods, Captain America and the Avengers to so much more. This episode is sponsored by the wonderful people at Tavour.com, with an…
TIG 43 - Rosa’s Cantina
Aug 21, 2017 • 36 min
This week the guys share a couple drinks from the wonderful people at Tavour.com and Ryan recalls his recent drive through south Texas and his newly rekindled love affair with Lone Star Beer. This episode has an introduction by Gary Fitzgerald. Intro…
TIG 42 - Ladies Who Lunch
Aug 14, 2017 • 66 min
In this episode, Ryan visits Scott at his home office and they discuss what comics they would give to a new comic book fan to try and hook them. Be aware, there are some audio difficulties in this episode as we still need to tweak our “live” recordings.…
TIG 41 - Studio Talk
Aug 7, 2017 • 46 min
This week, the guys talk about working from home versus not working from home and focus mainly on Ryan’s new office located in the hometown of James and John Proudstar. They also name drop Idris Elba and Ryan drinks the most expensive beer he’s ever…
TIG 40 - Grumpy Old Men
Jul 24, 2017 • 42 min
This week the guys talk about their experiences at San Diego Comic Con from many years ago, and they both have slightly less than amazing beers in the process! This episode features an audio clip featuring Ken Krueger and Shel Dorf from the first ever…
TIG 39 - The Breakdown Episode
Jul 10, 2017 • 39 min
In this episode, Ryan and Scott delve deeper into the newly released Superman #26, Scott’s first issue of Superman. Scott talks about what it’s like to work on an icon, the thought process that went into the issue, and much more. This is a great episode…
TIG 38 - Trust the Process
Jul 3, 2017 • 50 min
This week the guys talk about their process when it comes to making comics! With an introduction by Gary Fitzgerald. Intro music by The Bomb Busters (Good to be Alone). Outro music by Kevin MacLeod (Dirt Rhodes). —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
TIG 37 - The All Ages Episode
Jun 26, 2017 • 47 min
This week the guys talk about their favorite cartoons of all time! What stuck with them, what left an impression and what didn’t, all while enjoying milkshakes! This is the episode for kids of all ages. This episode features an introduction by Gary…
TIG 36 - Pillow Talk
Jun 12, 2017 • 52 min
This episode is certainly unique. Scott and Ryan (plus a special guest!)go back and forth answering ridiculous computer-generated questions. It’s like War Games but not even remotely so. This episode is sponsored by Jesse James Comics, with an…
TIG 35 - Show Me Your Arc
Jun 5, 2017 • 64 min
On this episode Scott and Ryan talk about their favorite TV shows. From scripted dramas, to comedies to “reality” TV, the guys go through their best of lists. It’s a great time for television right now, and we’re celebrating it. Ryan also talks about his…
TIG 34 - Not the Guardians of the Galaxy Panel (Live from Phoenix Comicon 2017)
May 29, 2017 • 58 min
Recorded live at Phoenix Comicon 2017! In this episode Scott and Ryan cover a wide range of topics related to comic book conventions, the near death of The Green Ranger, drawing for fans and much more. Intro by Gary Fitzgerald. Intro music by The Bomb…
Chaser 05 - The Package
May 22, 2017 • 23 min
The guys are off this week so we’ve put together a treat for fans of the show. We packaged up Chasers 1, 2 & 3 into one episode for your easy listening pleasure. We chat about drawing comics digitally, bowling for charity in Seattle and the Siege Perilous…
TIG 33 - The Guys Kick the Bucket
May 15, 2017 • 51 min
This week the guys make a half-hearted attempt at coming up with their bucket list items. Topics range from traveling to drinking, which is what is to be expected. This episode is sponsored by Jesse James Comics, with an introduction by Gary Fitzgerald.…
TIG 32 - The San Tan Show
May 8, 2017 • 42 min
This week the guys traveled to San Tan Brewery in Chandler, Arizona and chatted with their old pal Mike Malve. Mike is the former owner of Atomic Comics and currently works for San Tan Brewing. Mike also does a lot of work for The HERO Initiative, a great…
TIG 31 - Unfathomable Geekery
May 1, 2017 • 53 min
The guys chat about Ryan’s new podcast project, The Arizona Comic Mini Expo, movies, geekery, podcasting, Harry Potter, and cocktails and bourbon. This episode is sponsored by Jesse James Comics, with an introduction by Gary Fitzgerald. Intro music by The…
TIG 30 - The Big Show
Apr 24, 2017 • 54 min
In this week’s episode the guys chat mostly about Scott’s upcoming stint on Superman and how his career has progressed since his self publishing days. This episode is sponsored by Jesse James Comics, with an introduction by Gary Fitzgerald. Intro music by…
TIG 29 - The They Made Poor Decisions Episode
Apr 17, 2017 • 53 min
This week, Scott and Ryan chat about some of the recent comments made about comics, including diversity, the importance of artists, and how context plays a role in that. They also discuss the Ardian Syaf issue. Tackling the tough subjects 2 weeks too…
TIG 28 - The Try Harder Episode
Apr 10, 2017 • 44 min
An episode with no topic leads to talking about hiking, baseball, dirty dishes, anxiety and so much more! Follow the show on twitter @tig_show, and let us know what you’re drinking in the comments. We are proud to welcome new sponsor, Jesse James Comics,…
TIG 27 - The Reboot Episode
Apr 3, 2017 • 58 min
In this week’s episode, Scott and Ryan talk about some of the more underutilized characters in comics and how they would handle rebooting & re-imagining them. Intro by Gary Fitzgerald. Intro music by The Bomb Busters. Outro music by Kevin MacLeod. Visit…
TIG 26 - The Worst Episode Ever
Mar 27, 2017 • 48 min
In their 26th episode, Scott and Ryan celebrate the 1 year anniversary of their first ever recording by poorly answering questions from listeners, and Scott finds a new favorite drink. This episode is brought to you by Samurai Comics, with an intro by…
TIG 25 - The Mitch Gerads Show
Mar 20, 2017 • 57 min
It’s a very special silver embossed 25th episode for The Illustrious Gentlemen and we’re thrilled to have been joined by comic creator and upstanding citizen, Mitch Gerads. Mitch has worked on books for Image, Marvel and DC and has recently done a few…
TIG 24 - We Love Mike
Mar 13, 2017 • 47 min
In this episode Scott and Ryan talk about Wake the Devil, the fantastic second Hellboy mini-series and quickly digress into talking about just how great Mike Mignola is. This episode is brought to you by Samurai Comics, with an intro by Gary Fitzgerald.…
TIG 23 - You Wouldn’t Like Us When We’re Angry
Mar 6, 2017 • 44 min
In this episode, Ryan and Scott very calmly and professionally discuss the little things that can send them over the edge, such as bad drivers, pets, poor logo design and their own self judgement. Visit www.tigshow.com for everything Illustrious Gentlemen…
TIG 22 - 22 Panels That Always Work
Feb 27, 2017 • 42 min
In their 22nd episode the guys tackle Wally Wood’s 22 Panels That Always Work, a cheat sheet guide comic book artists have been using for decades. For an example of ‘22 Panels’ jump over to www.tigshow.com. This episode is brought to you by Samurai…
TIG 21 - More Bad Advice
Feb 20, 2017 • 53 min
Hoist a beer or a cocktail for our 21st episode! In this jumble of wonderful, Scott and Ryan give you 10 thoughts they use when laying out and designing a comic book page while both are enjoying a tasty beverage! There is a slight audio issue with this…
TIG 20 - The Creative Mind
Feb 12, 2017 • 65 min
Scott and Ryan break down a 21-year old article from Psychologytoday.com about the creative mind of an artist. Scott has some great insight and Ryan sounds like a jerk. More of the same in our 20th episode! We are joined by podcast partners Comic Exposure…
TIG 19 - The Big i
Feb 6, 2017 • 46 min
Scott & Ryan talk all about what they remember from the beginning of Image Comics and what it meant for them as young guys who wanted to be in comics. (Hint, they LOVED Image Comics). We are joined by podcast partners Comic Exposure and Panels and Pizza…
TIG 18 - Game Over
Jan 30, 2017 • 52 min
In this episode Scott and Ryan discuss two iconic sci-fi films, Alien & Aliens and we argue pointlessly over which one is superior. By the end of the episode Ryan almost dies from back pain & illness and Scott goes rogue. We are joined by podcast partners…
TIG 17 - Script Doctors
Jan 23, 2017 • 53 min
Scott and Ryan talk about comic book scripts in this episode from the artist’s perspective, from what we like to see and what we don’t. We are joined by podcast partners Comic Exposure and Panels and Pizza (give them both a listen!). This episode is…
TIG 16 - Book Club Vol.1
Jan 16, 2017 • 59 min
In this episode the guys discuss a key book for many professional and amateur comic artists, How To Draw Comics The Marvel Way. This episode is brought to you by Samurai Comics, with an intro by Gary Fitzgerald. Intro music by The Bomb Busters (Good to be…
TIG 15 - Rogue Wha??
Dec 19, 2016 • 87 min
On this week’s show we will be talking about Rogue One. A movie we both were looking forward to and we both had some feelings on. Thanks, as always, to Gary Fitzgerald for the amazing introduction. *SPOILERS —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The…
TIG 14: Get Pumped
Dec 12, 2016 • 45 min
In this (un)spirational episode, the guys talk a little about motivation, how they handle not feeling inspired, and what they do to try and shake off the doldrums and get back to work. This episode is brought to you by Samurai Comics, with an intro by…
TIG 13: Space Whiskey
Dec 5, 2016 • 54 min
In this episode, Scott and Ryan talk about their favorite podcasts, what they look for in podcasts that make them enjoyable, and Scott drinks a whiskey that may jump start his evolution into cyborg-Scottygod. This episode is brought to you by Samurai…
TIG 12: Young and Dumb
Nov 28, 2016 • 43 min
In this episode, Scott and Ryan discuss some of the terrible characters they created in their youth, and on their way to becoming professional artists. Safe to say, time has not been kind to most of them. This episode is brought to you by Samurai Comics…
Chaser 04 - Only the Lonely
Nov 14, 2016 • 19 min
A short Chaser episode this week as Ryan enjoys America’s favorite beer of 1893, answers some listener questions, talks about his recent trip to Tucson and openly states his love for Scott, who had to skip this one to focus on work. Chaser music by Kevin…
TIG 11: Bad Advice
Oct 31, 2016 • 50 min
Scott is back from his break and the guys talk about the role of art school, advice for up and coming artists, and a couple keys to sustaining a comic career. To be really successful, you may want to do the opposite of what we say. This episode is brought…
TIG 10: 3 Amigos
Oct 17, 2016 • 29 min
Scott’s off again this week, so Ryan chats with three of his pals in comics, Fabian Rangel Jr., Andy Kuhn & Joe Dellagatta about what hooked them & made them want to make comics. This episode is brought to you by Samurai Comics, http://samuraicomics.com/,…
Episode 09: Off Brand
Oct 9, 2016 • 59 min
Scott is on hiatus for a couple weeks, so guest host Rob Osborne joins Ryan to discuss branding as an artist, setting yourself apart and what not to put in your iced coffee. This episode is sponsored by Samurai Comics in Phoenix, Arizona and our…
Episode 08: Tastes Like Freedom
Oct 3, 2016 • 49 min
In this week’s episode we chat about what makes us want to pick up and read a comic. Is it the artist, writer or character that’s most important? With the two of us being artists, it’s pretty easy to figure out where we landed. This episode is sponsored…
Episode 07: Ranger Rick
Sep 26, 2016 • 46 min
In this week’s episode the guys talk about their dream jobs outside of comics (of which Scott has many) and Ryan mispronounces Ninkasi Brewery more than once. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Episode 6: The Stoltz
Sep 19, 2016 • 51 min
In this episode the guys talk a little about properties they enjoy outside of the realm of comics and we learn Scott loves to talk about many shows and movies from the 80’s without actually ever seeing anything from the 80’s. Harry Potter, Star Trek,…
Chaser 03 - The Siege Perilous!
Aug 22, 2016 • 9 min
Ryan tries to explain to Scott all about the time the X-Men went through the Siege Perilous, getting several X-Men facts wrong and totally not accurately remembering the timeline. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Episode 05: Rushmore
Aug 15, 2016 • 62 min
In this episode Scott and Ryan talk about their Mt. Rushmore of artists with a couple surprising names dropped. They ramble on about IPAs a bit and Scott takes his next step towards heart disease. More info, and how you can support the show up at…
Chaser 02 - The Art of Bowling
Aug 1, 2016 • 7 min
In another short episode we call Chasers, Ryan tells a story about bowling for charity with The Hero Initiative in Seattle. People were disappointed to be sure. Chaser intro music by Kevin MacLeod (Slow Burn). Chaser music outro by Kevin MacLeod (Niles…
Episode 04 - Ramble On
Jul 25, 2016 • 59 min
In this episode Scott interviews Ryan. They cover Ryan’s growing up, his introduction to comics in Oceanside, CA, how summer is tough on freelancers with kids, Ryan’s Mt.Rushmore of comics, buying microbrews at Chevron and we hear a tragic story involving…
TIG 03 - The Creator Owned Episode
Jul 13, 2016 • 62 min
This week’s chat is mostly about our current creator owned projects and how those paths are veering off in different directions with Ryan starting a very small web-based project, Fata Obstant Expeditions, and Drew Moss taking over art duties on Copperhead…
TIG 02 A Chat With Scott
Jul 7, 2016 • 64 min
This episode is all about Scott as the guys talk about Scott’s story. How he got into the business, what initially attracted him to comics as a kid and much more. *This was recorded a couple months ago, before the announcement that Scott would be stepping…
TIG Chaser 01 - Scott - Hates - The - Word - Traditional
Jul 1, 2016 • 8 min
A short, quick, taste on Scott’s take now that he works digitally. Intro music by Kevin MacLeod (Slow Burn). Outro by Kevin MacLeod (Niles Blues). —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send…
TIG 01 - Ryan Loves Liefeld
Jul 1, 2016 • 53 min
In our first episode, (even though the audio says episode 2) professional comic book artists, Ryan Cody and Scott Godlewski, have a cocktail or two and talk about their dream work for hire projects, their favorite comics and much more. Recorded in April,…