Altered Egos Comics Podcast

Altered Egos Comics Podcast

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This podcast is recorded weekly at Altered Egos Comics & Games in Orange Park, Florida. We discuss comics that made it to the shop for that week’s New Comic Book Day and look ahead to the next New Comic Book Day. We also take the time to comment on at ?


185 - FCBD 2018 Post-Game
May 11, 2018 • 89 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast looks at New Comic Book Day titles for 05/09/2018, and ahead to NCBD 05/16/2018. For the Ramble On, Jonathan tries to walk you through the Altered Egos Comics & Games Free Comic Book Day 2018…
184 - FCBD History and 2018 Pre-Game
May 6, 2018 • 88 min
It is a disjointed episode of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, recorded in dribs, drabs, pieces and parts the week of Free Comic Book Day. Jonathan looks at New Comic Book Day titles for 05/02/2018, and ahead to NCBD 05/09/2018.
183 - MAY 2018 Catalog
Apr 27, 2018 • 101 min
A look at new comics for the week of 04/25/2018 and the MAY 2018 PREVIEWS Catalog.
182 - MARCH 2018, Buy The Numbers
Apr 20, 2018 • 103 min
A look at the March 2018 Comic Book Sales Numbers.
181 - So It Goes
Apr 13, 2018 • 75 min
The Return to broadcasting after hiatus
154 - Requiem
Oct 6, 2017 • 98 min
A look at New Comic Day Books for 10/04/2017 and a goodbye to Carey Bourne
152 - 3 Years In
Sep 22, 2017 • 152 min
New Comic Day Titles for 09/20/2017, Toys R’Us Bankruptcy, 3 Years of Podcasting
151 - August 2017, Buy The Numbers
Sep 16, 2017 • 111 min
New Comic Day Titles for 09/30/2017 and August 2017 Comic Book Sales Analysis3
150 - IRMAgerd! It’s 150!
Sep 8, 2017 • 152 min
Ahead of Irma’s arrival, Jonathan and William huddle together to look at books for New Comic Book Day 09/06/2017, and are hopeful for NCBD 09/13/2017. For the Ramble On, it is time to celebrate Rambling On for 150 episodes wi…
149 - September 2017 PREVIEWS
Sep 1, 2017 • 91 min
Jonathan bridges the New Comic Book Day gap between the last one for August 2017 and the first one for September 2017, looking at this week’s and next week’s new #1s. For the Ramble On, it is time to walk through the PREVIEWS C…
148 - Careless Whispers
Aug 25, 2017 • 71 min
For those looking for William’s voice on this podcast, know that he was looking for it, too. Will lost his voice, so it was up to Jonathan to cover New Comic Book Day titles for 08/23/2017, and look ahead to the magical 5th NCBD of August…
147 - July 2017, Buy The Numbers
Aug 18, 2017 • 87 min
It is another monologue edition of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast as Jonathan covers New Comic Book Day titles for 08/16/2017 and looks ahead to NCBD 08/23/2017. This week’s Ramble On is our regular feature, the monthly sales …
146 - Countdown to C.H.A.T. and #150
Aug 11, 2017 • 154 min
Willam celebrates his natal day by helping Jonathan review New Comic Book Day titles for 08/09/2017, and look ahead to NCBD 08/16/2017. For the Ramble On, William and Jonathan give you a sneak preview of the
145 - Eyes Nearly Got It Rite
Aug 4, 2017 • 110 min
Jonathan walks you through the new #1 titles for New Comic Book Day 08/02/2017 and looks ahead to NCBD 08/09/2017 The Eisner Winners for 2017 have been announced, and William and Jonathan take a look back at their predictio…
144 - PREVIEWS August 2017
Jul 29, 2017 • 118 min
Jonathan takes a look at books that came in for July 2017’s last New Comic Book Day 07/19/2017 and ahead to the next NCBD, 08/02/2017. The end of the month brings a new PREVIEWS catalog, so Jonathan takes a walk through it, l…
143 - Counting June
Jul 21, 2017 • 101 min
Jonathan takes a look at books that came in for New Comic Book Day 07/19/2017 and ahead to the next NCBD, 07/26/2017. This Ramble On is our month look at sales numbers as provided by the folks at ICv2. This month, we look at …
142 - Random Return
Jul 14, 2017 • 140 min
Jonathan and William are back for another look at new titles for New Comic Book Day, first for 07/12/2017 and then ahead to 07/19/2017. Plus a bonus look back at some of the titles from the 07/05/2017 Lost Episode This Ramble…
141 - PREVIEWS July 2017
Jul 2, 2017 • 193 min
The week conspired to keep Jonathan down. It slowed him down, but didn’t stop him, and with the help of William, the two team up to deliver this week’s look at New Comic Book Day titles for 06/28/2017 and a look ahead to 07/05/2017.
140 - JUN Nos. 2017
Jun 23, 2017 • 95 min
Jonathan takes you on a tour of the new New Comic Book Day books for 06/21/2017, and peers ahead to NCBD 06/28/2017. This Ramble On is the extra rambly one, the one with all the numbers. It is time once again for the month …
139 - Eyes Nearly Figured It Out
Jun 16, 2017 • 153 min
Jonathan teams up with Will for this week’s Altered Egos Comics Podcast and looks at New Comic Book Day titles for 06/14/2017 and ahead to NCBD 06/21/2017. For the Ramble On, it is time for the annual tradition of reviewing t…
138 - I Am Spartacus
Jun 9, 2017 • 126 min
Orange Park and Friday nights just aren’t the same with out a little podcasting about the new New Comic Book Day titles and the upcoming ones. So, Jonathan brings brings structure and normalacy to the locality by talking about new #1’s that were…
137 - A Flippy Flappy Edition
Jun 4, 2017 • 125 min
Jonathan is back in his home environs and William joins him on a Sunday race to record before the store opens. They cover books released for the last New Comic Book Day of May 2017, and look ahead to the first NCBD of June 2017.
136 - Podcast of Light and Darkness
May 20, 2017 • 112 min
It is a special From the Road Edition of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast. Jonathan is in Orlando for a software convention, which presented the perfect opportunity to reconnect with past guest host, Julie of
135 - April 2017 Buy The Numbers
May 12, 2017 • 100 min
It is time to take a look at comics that came in for 05/10/2017 New Comic Book Day and ahead to 05/17/2017 NCBD, and Jonathan is just the guy to do it. For the Ramble On, it is number time! So get your warm milk, your comfy c…
134 - Apolgies and FCBD 2017
May 7, 2017 • 93 min
Jonathan finally manages to get a podcast recorded, highlighting the New Comic Book Day titles for 05/03/2017, and a look ahead to 05/10/2017. Jonathan uses the Ramble On to apologize for his deliquency, as well as catch you …
133 - Miff’d Again
Apr 21, 2017 • 178 min
The sun sets across the American East Coast, and that means it is time to close up the shop, and begin (as our guest host likes to say) “the casting of the pods.” This week, the pods are cast and we cover New Comic Book Titles for 04/19/2017 with …
132 - March of the Numbers
Apr 14, 2017 • 101 min
It is time to talk about New Comic Book Day titles, and Jonathan is even doing it on a Friday night, ahead of the Easter Bunny and the Tax Man. He covers new titles released on 04/12/2017 and looks ahead to the expected titles for 04/19/2017. …
131 - Negative Attention
Apr 8, 2017 • 148 min
Jonathan is again recording his Friday show on Saturday night because reasons, but he still brings you a look at the new #1’s for New Comic Book Day 04/05/2017 and looks ahead to NCBD 04/12/2017. For the Ramble On, Jonathan provide…
130 - Fooling Around
Apr 1, 2017 • 124 min
Jonathan attempts to deliver a Saturday Morning edition of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, but *SPOILERS* he comes up a bit short. He is able to review books for the 5th New Comic Book Day of March 2017 and look ahead to the 1st
129 - Pulling Back The Curtain
Mar 25, 2017 • 110 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast does a special Saturday recording to bring you insight and review of New Comic Book Day books for 03/22/2017 and look ahead for what is expected for 03/29/2017. For the Ramble On, Jonathan gives a bi…
128 - Who Do We Appreciate
Mar 17, 2017 • 78 min
New Comic Book Day is what we start with, looking at this week (03/15/2017) and ahead to the next (03/22/2017). For the Ramble On, it is a random look at pre-haters in regards to the latest Netflix Marvel series, Iron Fist. …
127 - February 2017 Numbers
Mar 10, 2017 • 101 min
Jonathan looks at New Comic Book Day titles for 03/08/2017 and the expected new titles for 03/15/2017. For the Ramble On, it is time for our regular monthly analysis of sales numbers, both nationwide and in the shop. Jonathan takes…
126 - “No, man, it’s just allergies!”
Mar 3, 2017 • 148 min
Jonathan looks at New Comic Book Day titles that start March for 03/01/2017 and the expected for 03/08/2017. For the Ramble On, it is time for the that regular monthly feature, the audio companion to the Altered Egos Comics Newslet…
125 - The One About Nothing Much
Feb 24, 2017 • 106 min
Jonathan is on his own for the Altered Egos Comics Podcast this week as he looks at New Comic Book Day titles for the last NCBD of February 2017 and ahead to the first NCBD for March 2017. For the Ramble On, Jonathan doesn’t have m…
124 - January 2017 Sales, Here and There
Feb 17, 2017 • 109 min
Jonathan is glad to host you this week and start the show looking at New Comic Book Day titles for 02/15/2017 and ahead NCBD 02/22/2017. For the Ramble On, it is time for our regular feature and a look at the sales numbers for co…
123 - Subscription ABCs
Feb 11, 2017 • 116 min
William joins Jonathan for a special Saturday morning edtion of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, and together they look at New Comic Book Day titles for 02/08/2017 and ahead to Chocolate Discount Sale Day, 02/15/2017. This week’s R…
122 - February PREVIEWS
Feb 3, 2017 • 119 min
Jonathan is your guide on this podcast, looking at New Comic Book Day titles for 02/01/2017, and ahead to the expectations for 02/08/2017. For the Ramble On, it is that time again to look at the latest PREVIEWS Catalog. The Febru…
121 - In The News
Jan 27, 2017 • 145 min
Jonathan and William gather again to wrap up New Comic Book Day for January 2017 and look ahead to the new titles for the first week of February. For the Ramble On, the duo start with a reader question addressing trade paperbacks…
120 - Numb Burrs
Jan 20, 2017 • 106 min
Jonathan is on his own this week taking a look at New Comic Book Day titles for 01/18/2017, and ahead to what is expected for the last NCBD for January 2017. For the Ramble On, it is numbers time again. In the Altered Egos Comi…
119 - A Bramble Through The Thickets
Jan 14, 2017 • 139 min
William is back to help Jonathan with this week’s Altered Egos Comics Podcast (and to remind him to post episode 118), which they recorded on Saturday, to avoid any paraskevidekatriaphobic shenanigans. They look at New Comic Day Books for 01/11/20…
118 - Janus Directive
Jan 7, 2017 • 77 min
Welcome to the new year, Altered Egos Comics Podcast fans! Jonathan is back to look at the first New Comic Book Day of 2017, and look ahead to what is expected for 01/11/2017. For the Ramble On, from the safety of being in 2017…
117 - 2017 Bound
Dec 31, 2016 • 168 min
The last Altered Egos Podcast of 2016 recorded on the last day of 2016, featuring the usual suspects. Jonathan and William take a look at New Comic Book titles for 12/28/2016 and ahead to the first NCBD of 2017. For the Ramble …
116 - Merry Podcast
Dec 23, 2016 • 148 min
Over the river and through the woods, Jonathan has trekked to bring you nearly the last Altered Egos Comics Podcast of 2016. He looks at New Comic Book Day for 12/21/2016, and ahead to the last NCBD on 12/28/2016. This week’s Ram…
115 - Counting Turkeys
Dec 16, 2016 • 89 min
It is Jonathan on the mic to drop knowledge on you about New Comic Book Day and Beyond. He looks at the new titles for 12/14/2016 and then ahead to 12/21/2016. The top 300 comics sold as estimated by ICv2 has been released for …
114 - Bring Out Your Dead
Dec 9, 2016 • 141 min
Your podcast software didn’t mess up, there wasn’t a new show last week, for Jonathan caught the plague and was like Death on a Trisket. Feeling marginally better and able to speak between fits of hacking, Jonathan is assisted by dear friend of th…
113 - Happy Thanksgiving
Nov 24, 2016 • 120 min
Jonathan and William seranade listeners with a special Turkey Day edition of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast. The duet croon through the the New Comic Book Day titles for 11/23/2016 and look ahead to November’s 5th and final New Comic Book Day.
112 - Octobonumbers
Nov 18, 2016 • 97 min
Jonathan rocks the mic alone to bring you the New Comic Book Day titles for 11/16/2016 and then looks deep into the scrying mirror for what to expect on New Comic Book Day 11/23/2016. ICv2 has released the top 300 comic books f…
111 - Triple 37
Nov 12, 2016 • 141 min
William is back, so the Altered Egos Comics Podcast gets an extra dose of Ramble throughout as Jonathan looks at New Comic Book Day for 11/09/2016, and ahead to the books for 11/16/2016. Without a specific Ramble On topic, Jona…
110 - Ticking Away The Moments
Nov 4, 2016 • 87 min
This week on the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, Jonathan looks at New Comic Book Day for 11/02/2016, and looks ahead to the books for 11/09/2016. This week’s Ramble On takes a look at Halloween ComicFest, and gives a sneak peek a…
109 - Merry All Saints’ Day Eve
Oct 28, 2016 • 123 min
This week on the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, Jonathan has his feet in the last week of October 2016 and looks ahead to the first New Comic Bood Day of November 2016. The November PREVIEWS Catalog is out, so the Ramble On this …
108 - Slicing The Numbers
Oct 21, 2016 • 122 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast’s semi-regular host and friend William Watson returns to help Jonathan our with looking at the New Comic Book Day titles for 10/19/2016 and peeking ahead to 10/26/2016. It is that time of the month…
107 - Coming Back
Oct 14, 2016 • 92 min
Back into recording inside Altered Egos Comics & Games, the Altered Egos Podacst returns to look at New Comic Book Day titles that arrived 10/12/2016 and the expected new titles for 10/19/2016. The Ramble On covers a little…
106 - The Catastrophe Edition
Oct 7, 2016 • 170 min
For the podcast this week, we had to relocate to the emergency broadcasting studio in order to ride out Hurricane Matthew. Jonathan still manages to give you an overview of New Comic Book Day titles for 10/05/2016, and a look ahead to what will ho…
105 - Don’t Believe Me, Just Watch!
Sep 30, 2016 • 123 min
On the last day of September, the Altered Egos Comics Podcast reviews the new titles for the week and looks ahead to those titles kicking off for the first week of October 2016. For the Ramble On, it is time to cover the latest …
104 - Distinguished Counting
Sep 23, 2016 • 85 min
Jonathan is here for another week of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast and a look at the new titles kicking off and those we are all expecting. First, looking at those titles that made it in for 09/21/2016, then looking ahead to the last week of Sep…
103 - So Wrong
Sep 16, 2016 • 93 min
As he does ach week, Jonathan brings you a look at the new titles for that week and a look ahead to next New Comic Book Day, focusing on 9/14/2016 and 9/21/2016, respectively. For the Ramble On, Jonathan takes a look at the rece…
102 - What Does The Fox Say?
Sep 9, 2016 • 129 min
Jonathan sets out to bring you insight into the new New Comic Book Day titles for 09/07/2016, and look ahead to 09/14/2016. For the Ramble On, Jonathan is joined by local area author, Isaac Fox. Isaac has a new title out and ava…
101 - Yours, Ours, Hers, Mine
Sep 2, 2016 • 119 min
Neither rain nor wind nor end of week will stop the Altered Egos Comics Podcast from bringing you the review and analysis of the New Comic Book Day offerings for the last week of August 2016 nor what to expect for the first week of September.
100 - A Very Special Dossenback’s Creek…
Aug 26, 2016 • 136 min
Jonathan is joined by William this week, and a special guest appearance of comic slinger extraordinaire, Joshua Dossenback. Together, they bring you a look at the new New Comic Book Day titles for 08/24/2016 and what to expect for August’s 5th wee…
99 - Neunundneunzig
Aug 19, 2016 • 78 min
Jonathan brings you the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, covering the New Comic Book Day titles for 08/17/2016 and a look into the expectations for 08/24/2016. This week’s Ramble On is our regular monthly look at the comics sales nu…
98 - Many Happy Returns
Aug 13, 2016 • 153 min
A day late and a dollar shorter, William joins Jonathan for an extra rambly edition of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, covering the new books for 08/10/2016 and a look into the New Comic Book Day titles for 08/17/2016. As a cel…
97 - Listener Mailbag
Aug 5, 2016 • 109 min
The opening segment of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast looks at the first New Comic Book Day for August, and then ahead to 08/10/2016. The Ramble On is reader mail bag time, with one anonymous listener and a question about the S…
96 - Nuhtkkrakkkka!
Jul 29, 2016 • 102 min
The opening segment of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast looks at the last New Comic Book Day for July, and then looks ahead to the first one for August. The Ramble On is our regularly scheduled look at the latest PREVIEWS Catalog…
95 - Pajama Burritos
Jul 22, 2016 • 108 min
It is the soothing dulcet tones of Jonathan this week for the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, bringing you the new books for 07/20/2016, and a look ahead to what is spinning up for New Comic Book Day 07/27/2016. The Ramble On takes…
94 - Counting Now, More Than Ever
Jul 16, 2016 • 149 min
Jonathan’s voice is joined by his friend and friend of the show, William Watson. This week’s podcast covers New Comic Book Day books for 07/13/2016 and looks ahead to the expected books for the NCBD 07/20/2016. The Ramble On cover…
93 - How The Sausage Is Made
Jul 8, 2016 • 97 min
Altered Egos Comics & Games owner and host of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast Jonathan Bates takes you through the new books for New Comic Book Day 07/06/2016, and looks ahead to the next New Comic Book Day on 07/13/2016. For this…
92 - Two Lies Catalog
Jul 1, 2016 • 138 min
Altered Egos Comics & Games owner and host of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast Jonathan Bates takes you through the new books for New Comic Book Day 06/29/2016, and looks ahead to the first New Comic Book Day of July 2016. The week…
91 - Random Musings
Jun 24, 2016 • 97 min
It is another solo show, but the sound should be better this time! Jonathan hosts the Altered Egos Comics Podcast and goes over New Comic Book Day books for 06/22/2016 and looks ahead to June’s 5th week NCBD. Jonathan’s rambly Ram…
90 - Making It Count
Jun 17, 2016 • 151 min
Sorry for how William sounds on this one. Totally my fault ~ JB This week the Altered Egos Comics Podcast is joined by co-host and friend of the show, William Watson. They start the show looking at the new titles for New Comic …
89 - The S Does Stand For Hope
Jun 10, 2016 • 103 min
This week the Altered Egos Comics Podcast looks at new titles for New Comic Book Day 06/08/2016, and ahead to expected titles for 06/15/2016. Jonathan gets extra rambly for the the Ramble On and gets lost somewhere out in the weed…
88 - Reborn Some More
Jun 3, 2016 • 189 min
Accidents of fate and scheduling allow for Jonathan to be joined by William for this week’s Altered Egos Comics Podcast. They take a look New Comic Book Day books for 06/01/2016 and ahead to the expectations for 06/08/2016. And listeners know that…
87 - Hate Hydro, Redux
May 27, 2016 • 109 min
Jonathan takes a look at the last week of May’s New Comic Book Day and ahead to the 1st NCBD for June 2016. Instead of the latest PREVIEWS Catalog Review, Jonathan vents and rants about the DC Universe Rebirth #1, Steve Rogers Cap…
86 - FCBD 2016 Recap / April 2016 Numbers
May 20, 2016 • 95 min
There wasn’t a glitch in your podcasting software, the weekly podcast missed a week. But its back now, and Jonathan is here to look at the New Comic Book Day books for 05/18/2016 and ahead to 05/25/2016. The Ramble On does double …
85 - Free As In Comics
May 6, 2016 • 59 min
It is the night before the greatest comic book day of the year (not counting weekly Wednesdays), the first Saturday in May, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY. Jonathan records a quick podcast after setting up the store for the big day. The Ramb…
84 - Flying On Vapors
Apr 29, 2016 • 79 min
It is Jonathan alone after a whirlwind tour of the state of Florida (he went to Orlando, whoopidy-do) and he blazes a trail from New Comic Book Day 04/27/2016 right on close enough that you can see 05/04/2016. The PREVIEWS catalog…
83 - Nom Nom Nom
Apr 22, 2016 • 160 min
It is an odd numbered episode so it is time once more for Jonathan’s odd friend Will to join in for a look at the New Comic Book Day for 04/20/2016 and ahead to 04/27/2016. When these two old men go at it, you can count on the mea…
82 - Red Right Hand
Apr 15, 2016 • 98 min
Jonathan rocks the mic alone to bring you the New Comic Book Day ooks for 04/13/2016 and looks ahead to 04/20/2016. The Ramble On is our regular feature of looking at the ICv2 numbers for last month and comparing those to the in-s…
81 - The Will Is The Way
Apr 8, 2016 • 140 min
This week, friend of the show and friend of Jonathan, William Watson is back to help review the books for New Comic Book Day 04/06/2016 and look ahead to 04/13/2016. Instead, as often happens when these two get together, the rambling starts almost…
80 - Carrying On, No Joshing
Apr 1, 2016 • 113 min
This episode is a solo episode of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast where Jonathan brings you news of new books for New Comic Book Day 03/30/2016 and peek to the new books scheduled for 04/06/2016. This week’s Ramble On is largely o…
79 - Blind and Broken
Mar 25, 2016 • 150 min
Carey and Jonathan review new books for New Comic Book Day 03/23/2016 and look ahead to the 5th and final New Comic Book Day of March 2016. This week’s Ramble On has Carey and Jonathan attempting to answer another question for the…
78 - Sevens and Eights
Mar 18, 2016 • 121 min
Carey and Jonathan review new books for New Comic Book Day 03/16/2016 and look ahead to NCBD 03/23/2016. For the Ramble On, there is a review of February 2016 sales numbers as provided by ICv2 and in the store, and a look at the I…
77 - In-Store Convention Kick-Off
Mar 11, 2016 • 108 min
Carey and Jonathan review new books for New Comic Book Day 03/09/2016 and look ahead to NCBD 03/16/2016. For the Ramble On, there is a review of February 2016 sales numbers as provided by ICv2 and in the store, and a look at the I…
76 - Young Spiders In Love
Mar 4, 2016 • 148 min
Carey and Jonathan lead you on a sightless journey of sounds that take a look at the new books for New Comic Book Day 03/02/2016 and the pre-echo of NCBD 03/09/2016. The Ramble On is a walk-through of the March 2016 PREVIEWS catal…
75 - Sesquipedalianism
Feb 26, 2016 • 121 min
Overcome by grief and pollen, Josh and Carey couldn’t make this episode of the show, so it is Jonathan’s lone voice bringing you the titles for New Comic Book Day 02/24/2016 and a peek ahead to 03/02/2016. ** EXPLICIT LANGUAGE WA…
74 - Barbara and Dick
Feb 19, 2016 • 180 min
In this week’s episode of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, we look at New Comic Book Day 02/17/2016, then look ahead to a New Comic Book Day without Kevin and Bre. This episode marks the last (for now) episode for that dynamic couple that first ma…
73 - Veritatem Digitorum
Feb 12, 2016 • 125 min
This week was special no matter how it gets sliced: Valentine’s Day, Carey’s Birthday, Deadpool’s swords. Or the way it is always special: New Comic Book Day and the subsequent discussion of it all on the Altered Egos Comics Podcast. Kevin, Bre, …
72 - Enough, All Ready!
Feb 5, 2016 • 151 min
January 2016 is in the books, it is time for the Altered Egos Comics Podcast to start looking at the 2nd Month of the year. Kevin, Bre, Carey, and Jonathan look at New Comic Book Day books for 02/03/2016 and ahead to the next NCBD, 02/10/2016….
71 - A Chicken Wearing Sweatpants
Jan 29, 2016 • 190 min
This week it is the clear and dulcet voices of Altered Egos Comics & Games talking to you about the last New Comic Book Day of Janurary 2016 and looking ahead to the first New Comic Book Day of February 2016. Where does the time go? …
70 - Ep. 7D
Jan 22, 2016 • 160 min
As the winter storms blow in across the American Northeast, the crew hunkers down…in Florida. We feel good about surviving the biting winds, great about the books that came out for New Comic Book Day 01/20/2016, and positively giddy about the bo…
69 - The Ramble Is Strong In This One
Jan 15, 2016 • 153 min
It is an avalanche of voices this week, with William joining in with Jonathan, Carey, and the Kruz’s to cover New Comic Book Day 01/13/2016 and a look into 01/20/2016. The Ramble On starts almost from the get go as William and Jonathan lead a mean…
68 - Cruisin’
Jan 8, 2016 • 118 min
After their respective hiatuses, the voices of Carey and Kevin & Brie return to the show to cover the first New Comic Book Day of 2016 and look ahead to 01/13/2015. With a full quorum around the table, the crew tackles Zack’s question …
67 - 20,15,10,9,8…
Jan 1, 2016 • 136 min
Friend of the Show William is back to help Jonathan out with the books that came out for the last New Comic Book Day of 2015 and those scheduled for the first New Comic Book Day 2016. The Godfathers of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast R…
66 - Drone Entomology
Dec 25, 2015 • 48 min
‘Twas the day of Christmas, and here in the South, the A/C was blowing because it was hot and humid outside. It is Jonathan alone rocking the mic today to bring you the New Comic Book Day news for 12/23/2015 and a look ahead to 12/30/2015. …
65 - Buy The Numbers
Dec 18, 2015 • 137 min
While this isn’t the last Altered Egos Comics Podcast, this is likely the last one this year featuring the voices of the Dynamic Duo (Kevin & Bree) and the entire Altered Egos Comics & Games staff (Josh, Carey, and Jonathan). Yes, that’s right, as…
64 - Hip To It
Dec 11, 2015 • 175 min
Back again, the voices of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast gather to talk about what is new to the shelf this week, 12/09/2015, and then what to expect for the next New Comic Book Day on 12/16/2015. ** EXPLICIT LANGUAGE WARNING! **
63 - ‘Tis the Season
Dec 4, 2015 • 93 min
‘Tis the Season for screw ups, and Jonathan screwed up the recording, so he had to re-record this episode alone, playing all the parts himself. He looks at the first week of comics delivered New Comic Book Day 12/02/2015, and then ahead to 12/09/2…
62 - Carey On, Wayward Son
Nov 27, 2015 • 137 min
We have flushed Carey out of the brush, and take aim at the the books available for New Comic Book Day 11/25/2015, and then set our sites on 12/02/2015. William joins us for the Ramble On to help us answer another question from Zack: …
61 - Unleashing the Love Hate
Nov 20, 2015 • 145 min
While Carey is away, Will Watson guests in for the show with Bree and Kevin. Together with Jonathan, they take a look at the books that made it into the store for New Comic Book Day 11/18/2015, and then ahead to the next New Comic Book Day, the da…
60 - Paraskevidekatriaphobia
Nov 13, 2015 • 196 min
This week’s New Comic Book Day fell on Veteran’s Day. We at the Altered Egos Comics Podcast ask that you take a moment to remember that heroes don’t wear capes, they wear dog tags. We cover the new and outstanding titles released on 11/11/2015 and…
59 - Issues: Fandom, Fanaticism, and Firsts
Nov 6, 2015 • 176 min
We bound into November talking about New Comic Book 11/04/2015 for a good long time, because there were a whole bunch of new series. And more coming 11/11/2015. Since the the episode is front loaded with so much new issue coverage, th…
58 - All Hallows’ Eve Eve
Oct 30, 2015 • 157 min
A new episode of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, now with less coughing. ‘Tis the night before Halloween, which means it is the night before Halloween ComicFest. The gang prepped the store for the second and less well known free comic…
57 - Hack The Planet!
Oct 23, 2015 • 142 min
Apologies up front for Jonathan’s coughing. He is weak and susceptible to germ warfare, i.e. exposure to the public. Fred takes time out the Jays and Royals contest to share thoughts and ideas on New Comic Book Day 10/21/2015, and then…
56 - Let The Wookie Win
Oct 16, 2015 • 161 min
By hook and by crook, from Tinkers to Evers to Chance, the electronic voice phenomena known as the Altered Egos Comics Podcast is back. Its another week with a heap load of new series starting, so the episode is front loaded with a review of the new is…
55 - We Have You Five By Five
Oct 9, 2015 • 176 min
And here we are at last, the final quarter of 2015, and the beginning of October. Despite the delays of Secret Wars, Marvel’s All New All Different line launched on time. And He Who Counts Comics, They That Buy Comics, and the Whiskered One review…
54 - Hard Ramblin’ Heroes
Oct 2, 2015 • 169 min
Episode 54 brings Jonathan and Carey back to the mic, joined by Super Couple and store customers, Briannon and Kevin. They talk about the few titles that made it in for the last week of September and then look forward to the first New Comic Book D…
53 - You And Me Make Fifty Three
Sep 25, 2015 • 137 min
Season Two of the Altered Egos Podcast kicks off with a return to greatness! Carey and Jonathan are joined by Fred (Just Fred) and William. The Fearsome Foursome speak for some time about the few new titles that came out New Comic Book Day 09/23/2…
52 - Tellurium
Sep 18, 2015 • 143 min
And thus two score and twelve weeks comes to a close with the 52nd Altered Egos Comics Podcast episode. Kevin, Bree, Carey, and Jonathan recount for you the comics that made it into the store for New Comic Book Day 09/16/2015, look ahead to 09/23/…
51 - Solitaire Til Dawn
Sep 11, 2015 • 150 min
Sorry for the lateness. Third time has got to be the charm to upload this. This time out it is Super Couple, Comic Counter, and their faithful manservant Jonathan around the audiophonic recording apparatus conversating about s…
50 - What Is Nine For?
Sep 4, 2015 • 90 min
Episode 50 this week is an intimate, one-side coversation between you and Jonathan, you listen (and we thank you for that) and he meanders and tries to make a point (which is par for the course). Jonathan cover’s titles that made it to the store f…
49 - Seven To The Power Of Two
Aug 28, 2015 • 119 min
Episode 49 brings together the likes of Carey (He Counts Comics), Kevin and Briannon Cruz (They Buy Comics), Fred (Just Fred), and Jonathan. Ahead of the storm Erika, they lead you, the listener, through those items that made it into the store for…
48 - Same ol’, same ol’
Aug 21, 2015 • 165 min
Super Couple and Dynamic Duo Kevin and Briannon Kruz return to the Altered Egos Comic Podcast to help Carey and Jonathan cover the New Comic Book Day titles for 08/19/2015 and look ahead to the next New Comic Book Day, 08/26/2015. It i…
47 - Straight Outta Comics
Aug 14, 2015 • 119 min
Jonathan and Carey are joined by just Fred to take a look at those comics that made it to the shelf 08/12/2015 and look ahead to those that are anticipated for the next New Comic Book Day, 08/19/2015. Before the trio bring you their recommendation…
46 - Dick and Barbara
Aug 7, 2015 • 114 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast takes a look at New Comic Book Day books for 08/05/2015, and look ahead to what is coming out for 08/12/2015. They crew is joined by Altered Egos Comics customers Kevin & Briannon. Listeners of the show will have he…
45 - Dossenback In The Saddle Again
Jul 31, 2015 • 134 min
The Altered Egos Comic Podcast is full of mirth, merriment, and voices for this trip. Joshua Dossenback graces us with a ultra rare appearance on the mic, supported by the return of Fred (Just Fred), and their backup dancers, Jonathan and Carey. T…
44 - Trading Paper
Jul 24, 2015 • 102 min
It is just Carey and Jonathan, talking about the books that made it in for New Comic Book Day 07/22/2015, and then look ahead to those titles expected for 07/29/2015. The Ramble On is a rambling mystery, even to the Altered Egos crew a…
43 - Random Recurrence
Jul 17, 2015 • 140 min
Jonathan can’t speak right from the get go, but with the help of Carey and Fred, he is able to muddle through the items that made it to the store for New Comic Book Day 07/15/2015, and then look ahead to 07/22/2015. The Altered Egos Po…
42 - Coincidental Serendipity
Jul 10, 2015 • 112 min
Jonathan and Carey are joined this week again by friend of the show, Fred Justyna. Together, the trio look at the books that made it into the store for New Comic Book Day 07/08/2015, as well as those that are expected for 07/15/2015. C…
41 - Long Live The South
Jul 3, 2015 • 75 min
Carey carries the podcast with Jonathan to cover the books that made it into the store for the first week of July and those that they are expecting the next New Comic Book Day, 07/08/2015. Before getting to the recommendations for the …
40 - Still Questioning Your Fandom
Jun 26, 2015 • 102 min
In this week’s episode of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast, we learn that comic creators are not the only ones that we attempt horrible name pronunciations with. Jonathan is joined by Fred Justyna (pronounced “Just Tina”, and not “Just in ya” as we…
39 - Fans questioning
Jun 19, 2015 • 131 min
Fred Justyna is back for another go with the Altered Egos Comics Podcast crew. We review the New Comic Book Day titles for 06/17/2015 (GO READ THORS #1 NOW!!!), and look ahead to what to expect for 06/24/2015. Before the usual chills, …
38 - SSEMBLE!
Jun 12, 2015 • 121 min
A lot of voices on the Altered Egos Comics Podcast this week. The Ramble On is the second part of our epic Avengers: Age of Ultron spoiler-rific review with Jonathan, Carey, and William. It was so long it just seemed right to split it into two pie…
37 - AVENGERS! A
Jun 5, 2015 • 114 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast is augmented by the return of William Watson, and together with Carey and Jonathan, they give you the low down on books that came in this week, 06/03/2015, and those to be on the look out for next New Comic Book Day…
36 - The Crisis On Finite Convergence
May 29, 2015 • 105 min
Apologies for the tinny echo, not sure where that is coming from. We will get that worked on for the next one. UPDATE: Apologies again for the update, but I think the sound is a a whole heap cleaner now, and back to our nor…
35 - What’s So Super About Heroes?
May 22, 2015 • 106 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast is back and talking about items that came into the store 05/20/2015, and those items that they all look forward to for 05/27/2015. Jonathan and Carey stumble through the Ramble On, trying to not only find their way,…
34 - We got Bunn, hun
May 15, 2015 • 108 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast discuss books that came out 05/13/2015, and those items that they all look forward to for 05/20/2015. The night is made special as Josh is able to set for a spell and jaw about the funny books, Carey wishes his pate…
33 - Freedom’s Just Another Word For Comics Yet To Get
May 8, 2015 • 112 min
Having survived Free Comic Book Day, Jonathan and Carey talk about items that that came into the store 05/06/2015, what is expected for 05/13/2015. Before getting into their recommendations, the two Ramble On about May 2nd, 2015, known through out…
32 - A Song of Oatmeal and Applesauce
May 1, 2015 • 111 min
‘twas the night before Free Comic Book Day, when all through the shoppe, Jonathan and Carey were pocasting about the week. The signage was hung around the store, in the hopes that customers would be well aware. April had ended, it was May at last,…
31 - Have Mic, Will Ramble
Apr 24, 2015 • 120 min
Carey and Jonathan are together to cover the items that made it into the store 04/22/2015 and those that they are expecting 04/29/2015. The Ramble On meanders a little through the latest internet kerfuffle around All New X-Men, Iceman, and Brian Michae…
30 - Here’s Carey!
Apr 17, 2015 • 97 min
After many weeks away, Josh is back on the podcast and joins Jonathan and Carey to talk about books that made it to the store 04/15/2015 and what is expected 04/22/2015. To celebrate Carey’s transition from volunteer to staff at Altered Egos Comics & G…
29 - Into The Ring
Apr 10, 2015 • 132 min
It is Jonathan, Carey, and William (unprecedented 3 in a row for Will!) talking about items that came into the store 04/08/2015 and those that have a high quantum probability of appearing in the store on 04/15/2015. The group discusses how to order the…
28 - Continuing to Ramble On
Apr 3, 2015 • 133 min
Jonathan, Carey, and William gather around the mic to talk those books that made it in on April Fools Day and those converging at reality on 04/08/2015. The three then continue on about continuity and its impact on storytelling before getting on to the…
27 - Culture Wars
Mar 27, 2015 • 124 min
Grand Master Watson and Jay Bizzle couldn’t make the podcast, so William and Jonathan stand in as replacements for them. They highlight the books that made it into the store 03/25/2015 and those expected 04/01/2015. The Ramble starts with the concept o…
26 - Irrational Passion
Mar 20, 2015 • 79 min
North Florida Comic Con head man and Comic Dojo sensei Greg Hopkins joins Jonathan in the shop to talk about items that made it into the store 03/18/2015 and those that are due to be in the shop 03/25/2015. The Ramble sees the two covering some recent …
25 - The Whys & Whatnots
Mar 13, 2015 • 119 min
William is back and together with Jonathan, the duo conversate on items in the store 03/11/2015 and coming to the store 03/18/2015. They then spin off into an epic Ramble covering video gaming of yore, Howard the Duck, the nature of film reboots and se…
24 - So Low
Mar 6, 2015 • 58 min
DJ Jay-Bee rocks the mic alone this week, updating you on items that made it to the store 03/04/2015 and those item that might make it to the shop 03/11/2015. Other than the ramble and meandering that goes on normally when Jonathan speaks, this is a Ra…
23 - Death is nothing at all
Feb 27, 2015 • 93 min
Jonathan and William are podcasting together again, talking about items in the store 02/25/2015 and coming to the store 03/04/2015. The Ramble On has the two discussing the recent death of Leonard Nimoy, how Jonathan can’t deal with death and loss, and…
22 - Boob Windows
Feb 20, 2015 • 64 min
Jonathan hosts alone again this week and talks to you about items that came into the store 02/18/2015 and those items expected 02/25/2015. Jonathan’s ramble is focused on two news stories he came across this week. (Google “11 year old girl letter to DC…
21 - To One
Feb 13, 2015 • 53 min
Friday the 13th strikes the show as illness and calamity descends upon the voices of the Altered Egos Comics Podcast. Powered by cough drops and hot chocolate, Jonathan clambers out of the depths of his blankets and La-Z-Boy to rasp about the items tha…
20 - Variance of Uniform Distribution
Feb 6, 2015 • 98 min
Jonathan and Carey are podcasting together again, talking about items in the store 02/04/2015 and coming to the store 02/11/2014. The Ramble turns to the concept of variant covers, the collectible value of them, and some of the retail behind the scenes…
19 - The One Where It All Gets Spoiled
Jan 30, 2015 • 110 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast is back and talking about books that made it into the shop 01/28/2015 and those items expected for 02/04/2015. This week’s conversation voices are Jonathan, William, Greg, and Joshua. William goes on the spoil Avengers 2…
18 - Questions and Drawing Blanks
Jan 23, 2015 • 111 min
Jonathan and Carey are holding down podcasting duties this week for the Altered Egos Comics Podcast as they talk about the books and items that made it into the store 01/21/2015, and those that are expected 01/28/2015. The Ramble takes a meandering str…
Minisode - Same Ole New 52 Rant
Jan 20, 2015 • 16 min
Excised from Episode 17, this is a bit of critique/rant and look at DC’s New 52. Greg gets it going and Jonathan and Will join along in this minisode.
17 - The Return Strikes Back
Jan 16, 2015 • 140 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast this week is Jonathan, Will, and Special Guest Star Greg. They talk about the books and items that made it into the store 01/14/2015 (Star Wars!), and those that are expected 01/21/2015. The Ramble continues with the que…
16 - Bourne Beatdown
Jan 9, 2015 • 123 min
Altered Egos Comics Podcast gushes about books that came in 01/07/2015 and those that are expected 01/14/2015 (Star Wars!). The Ramble is built off of questions emailed to the podcast by Michael Orgeman, a member of Carey’s Reddit group. The trio rambl…
15 - Jump into 2015
Jan 2, 2015 • 136 min
The first Altered Egos Comics Podcast of 2015 brings together Jonathan, William, and Carey to discuss the limited number of items that were released 12/31/2014 as well as those items expected for 01/07/2015. Before giving their recommendations, the tri…
14 - 2014, We Hardly Knew Ya
Dec 26, 2014 • 112 min
This week on the Altered Egos Comics Podcast returns with Jonathan, Josh, and Carey. The trio break down the items in the store Christmas Eve, and those expected on the shelf New Years Eve. As this is the last weekend of 2014, the group rambles through…
13 - Tradition, tradition! Tradition!
Dec 19, 2014 • 140 min
The Altered Egos Comics Podcast has almost everyone back that has been on show. Greg even showed during a break! Jonathan, Carey, William, and Josh get together and talk about what made it into the store 12/17/2014 and what to look out for 12/24/2014. …
12 - Mid-Season Spoilers
Dec 12, 2014 • 123 min
Oddly, William is back for a rare even-numbered episode, and together with Jonathan cover items that made it into the store 12/10/2014 and what is expected for 12/17/2014. This week’s ramble is about the comic book shows and their mid season finale’s. …
11 - Let The Hate Flow
Dec 5, 2014 • 141 min
Jonathan and William start rambling almost from the get go, talking about items that made it into the store 12/03/2014 and what is expected for 12/10/2014. The duo then go on to ramble more intently about why William hates the New 52, Marvel NOW, and m…
10 - Everything New Is Old Again
Nov 28, 2014 • 121 min
Carey Bourne is back, and he and Jonathan cover the items that made it to the store 11/26/2014 and what is expected 12/3/2014. The two then talk about their feelings, ideas, and opinions on DC’s Convergence and Marvel’s Secret Wars, both events due to …
9 - Moments, 157 of ‘em
Nov 21, 2014 • 157 min
Jonathan and William are back to talk about items that came out 11/19/2014 and things that are due to come out 11/26/2014. William then brings the topic for the Ramble that leads the two into the longest meandering topic to date - What are your favorit…
8 - What is the point?
Nov 14, 2014 • 86 min
Jonathan finally got Josh do agree to sit for a podcast, and they are joined by Altered Egos Comics & Games customer, Carey Bourne. Together the three talk about books on the shelf 11/12/2014, and items expected 11/19/2014 (which Jonathan mis-states as…
7 - Special Guest Stars
Nov 7, 2014 • 102 min
William returns to help Jonathan ramble about comics and sundry things, and they are are unexpectedly joined by Comic Dojo host, North Florida Comic Con’s chief organizer, and former Altered Egos Comics & Games General Manager, the incomparable Greg Ho…
6 - Back In My Day…
Nov 1, 2014 • 67 min
Its just Jonathan rambling on about books that made it to the store on 10/29/2014 and items that should be in the store 11/05/2014. He also reviews Halloween and Halloween ComicFest in the store, as well as the store’s experiences with the North Florid…
5 - Eye Spy With My Little I
Oct 24, 2014 • 119 min
Jonathan and William get together and talk about books that came out October 22nd, as well as items expected in the shop on October 29th. They take several detours talking about the new Age of Ultron trailer, Gotham, Flash, Agents Of SHIELD. before get…
4 - The Movement of Curdled Milk
Oct 17, 2014 • 70 min
Its just Jonathan this week talking about items in the shop October 15th and expected items for October 22nd. He then meanders through a rambling editorial on change as a function of story telling, and how it is needed for stories to evolve and continu…
3 - Gotham
Oct 10, 2014 • 95 min
William is back, and together with Jonathan they talk about books that came out October 8th, as well as items expected in the shop on October 15th (SPOILERS: Death of Wolverine #4!). The two then start the Ramble section by looking at the first 3 episo…
2 - Ramble on about Annuals
Oct 3, 2014 • 14 min
Its just Jonathan on the mic this time, talking about books that came out on October 1st, and books that should be on the shelf October 8th. He also talks a little about a book that came in for him, as well as a sneak peek at next week’s ramblin’ topic.
1 - Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 26, 2014 • 123 min
The first episode is rough and long. Voices formerly heard on The Comic Dojo, Jonathan Bates and William Watson, are here talking about comics. This first of a weekly podcast talks about comics hitting the shelf September 24th, 2014, as well as product…