Milestone Revisited - Pumkin Escobar - Ep 57

Published: Sept. 17, 2021, 9:13 p.m.

We're back with guests! What did Pumpkin do to his comics when he was a kid? What was his nickname? Which does Pumkin prefer, Marvel or DC? How does The Question's mask work? What is the biggest barrier to buying comics these days? How long does Brett have to get rid of his comics? What is the best place to find surprise action figures? What does Brett mean when he says "the apps"? (Hint: not Tindr.) How great is a dollar bin of comics? Why is Brett excited about the Hawkeye Disney Plus series? What did they have to do to Shang-Chi to make it palatable for today's audiences? When is a retcon good and when is it clunky? What did Icon give Rocket? What was CrossGen comics?

Reading tips: X-Men Reload vol. 1; The Question (1980s); Excellence by Khary Randolph; Bitter Root by Sanford Greene and David F. Walker; Hawkeye by Matt Fraction and David Aja; Icon and Rocket; Static Shock; Hardware; Blood Syndicate (all of the Milestone books); Star Trek comics by Peter David; Star Trek/Planet of the Apes: The Primate Directive; Star Trek/X-Men; DMZ (Vertigo)

Recorded 9/15/21 via Zoom