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Every other week, Martin, D'Juan, and Travis gather together to discuss the latest coming out of the Valiant Comics universe. No reviews, just hard core discussion on books that we love.

Every other week, Martin, D'Juan, and Travis gather together to discuss the latest coming out of the Valiant Comics universe. No reviews, just hard core discussion on books that we love.

Location:

Greenville, SC

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Every other week, Martin, D'Juan, and Travis gather together to discuss the latest coming out of the Valiant Comics universe. No reviews, just hard core discussion on books that we love.

Language:

English

Contact:

8649908460


Episodes

Going Savage with David Menchel

4/13/2020
Martin is joined by Valiant editor, David Menchel, on a very special episode of the Valiant Central Podcast to discuss the company's upcoming new release, Savage, written by Max Bemis with art by Nathan Stockman. David discusses his comic background, working at Valiant, finding the right story balance for old and new readers alike, and of course, a spoiler free discussion of what we can expect from the company's new title. Note that Martin has read the book, but don't worry, we use it to...

Duration:00:47:23

Comics Are Cancelled...For Now

3/26/2020
Martin, Ronnie and D'Juan reconvene for another episode of the Valiant Central Podcast, and this time things get serious...after an official press release from Valiant regarding the latest batch of news, Diamond putting a hold on all comics for the next month or two, and a recent interview with Fred Pierce and Matthew Klein on The Beat, the boys have a lot to discuss. Of course we dive deep into all this, go a little deeper into the state of comics, react to a surprising statement, and...

Duration:01:08:31

What The Hell Is Going On At Valiant (Special Edition)

3/23/2020
Get ready for an explosive episode of the Valiant Central Podcast as Martin, Travis, Ronnie and D'Juan get together to discuss the recent news that all creative talent has been asked to put their pencils down for the time being. What does this mean for the comics and how will it impact the fans? What about the creatives and comic book shops? Plus, how the current epidemic is affecting shops and how things may have to change going forward on an all new episode of the Valiant Central...

Duration:00:54:11

A Sweet Treat with Gregg Katzman

3/20/2020
Get ready for a fantastic episode of the Valiant Central Podcast as Martin is joined by friend of the show Ronnie Barron and Valiant Marketing Manager Gregg Katzman to discuss the impact of the virus on Valiant and the comic book industry, the upcoming #Bloodshot streaming release, Savage, Shadowman, and tons more! It's gonna be a great episode so thanks for listening and be sure to share the show! You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by leaving us an Apple Podcasts...

Duration:00:57:48

Bloodshot (2020) Movie Review

3/15/2020
The boys are back together and better than ever! On this episode of the Valiant Central Podcast, Martin, Travis and D'Juan get together to discuss the just released Bloodshot movie. We start things off spoiler-free but dive in deep, so if you haven't seen the movie yet, what are you waiting for? You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by leaving us an Apple Podcasts review.

Duration:01:15:13

C2E2 Bonus 2

3/5/2020
Another Bonus episode coming at you from C2E2. Travis, Ronnie and D'Juan talk with artist of Final Witness Jeremy Haun and then, the guys got a chance to talk to Tim Seeley shortly after the Bloodshot 101 panel that hopefully you've already heard. If not, go back and check that out. You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by leaving us an Apple Podcasts review.

Duration:00:22:14

VCP Crew at C2E2

3/2/2020
Double your pleasure, double your fun. The Valiant Central Crew at C2E2. First up, Ronnie, Travis and D'Juan have a small chat with the Master of Horror Cullen Bunn about the upcoming Shadowman book coming out in May. Wait.... there's more! Stay and listen to the Bloodshot 101 panel featuring Valiant's own Matthew Klein and Tim Seeley as they talk about the current Bloodshot run as well as the up coming movie due out in a couple weeks. You can support this show by visiting our merch store,...

Duration:01:01:56

Talking Quantum and Woody with Chris Hastings

1/16/2020
The brand new Quantum and Woody title is just around the corner, so this week, Martin is joined by series writer, Chris Hastings, to discuss just what is in store for fans with the latest iteration of the series. Chris talks about his start in comics, his work at Marvel that lead to his work at Valiant, the ups and downs of writing comedy, Doctor Toilet, and so much more! Thanks to Chris for taking the time to chat, and of course, to Gregg Katzman for setting up the interview. You can...

Duration:00:41:01

2019 Year End Extravaganza!

12/24/2019
D'Juan and Travis are back and join Martin for the last episode of the year! In this episode, the boys discuss the recently released The Visitor title, a spoiler-free first impressions discussion of Doctor Tomorrow #1, why KI-6: Killers is an important book for Valiant, and how all these books connect together to show us a bright future for the company. Plus, anthologies, under represented genres, C2E2 2020, and so much more! Have a Merry Christmas, a happy new year, and we'll return next...

Duration:00:59:23

Talking Doctor Tomorrow W Alejandro Arbona and Robert Meyers

12/19/2019
Martin flies solo on the latest Valiant Central Podcast once again this week but fear not as he is joined by Alejandro Arbona, the writer of the upcoming Doctor Tomorrow, and returning guest, Senior Editorial Director, Robert Meyers to discuss the new title coming in March. Martin had a chance to read the book so the trio dive as deep as they can while remaining spoiler free and talk about the genesis of the book, what makes it different than the original title from the 90s, what the future...

Duration:00:35:47

Talking Valiant 2020 With Robert Meyers

12/11/2019
On this episode of the Valiant Central Podcast, Martin goes solo and is joined by Valiant Entertainment's Senior Editorial Director, Robert Meyers! Of course, the two get into Robert's Valiant origin story, but more important, dive into what's coming up for the company in 2020...and there may be some surprises in store. Thanks for listening! You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by leaving us an Apple Podcasts review.

Duration:00:36:59

The Life And Times Of Joshua Dysart

11/27/2019
Get ready for an explosive oversized episode of the Valiant Central Podcast as Joshua Dysart joins Martin and Travis this week to discuss his epic run on Harbinger, the masterpiece that is The Life and Death of Toyo Harada, the art of writing, Dungeons and Dragons, Star Trek, Goodnight Paradise and more! Thanks for listening! You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by leaving us an Apple Podcasts review.

Duration:01:57:45

EXCLUSIVE: Talking Rai With Lysa Hawkins

11/19/2019
Welcome to a special episode of the Valiant Central Podcast as editor extraordinaire, Lysa Hawkins, joins Martin to discuss the launch of the new Rai title! On this episode, Lysa and Martin talk about getting the right creative team in place, finding the right pitch, how this book is a natural extension of the Rai mythology, and more. Plus, will we see a bigger connection between Rai and Bloodshot? Will Doctor Silk be returning? Is Raijin the breakout star of 2019 and beyond? Oh yeah...and...

Duration:00:28:11

All Bloodshot, All The Time

11/4/2019
D'Juan, Martin and Travis are back with a fresh new episode of the Valiant Central Podcast and they are ready for an all Bloodshot episode as the boys discuss the Bloodshot movie trailers, the latest issue of the Bloodshot series, and how the two and should not be related. Plus, Valiant 2020! You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by leaving us an Apple Podcasts review.

Duration:01:04:25

Talking The Visitor With Paul Levitz

9/20/2019
Martin flies solo once again for this episode but with a special guest as comic book legend, Paul Levitz, joins Martin this week to talk about his work on the recently announced The Visitor series! Martin is a huge Visitor fanboy so the two discuss some of the character changes, the new title's direction, how it differs from the original and more. Plus, Martin digs a little into the fountain of knowledge that is Mr. Levitz to get a little insight on how the industry has changed over the past...

Duration:00:23:04

Let's Talk Valiant Comics (CTT Repost)

9/18/2019
As the boys couldn't get together, Martin recorded a solo episode which is also being reposted on his own Comic Talk Today podcast. On this episode of the show, Martin discusses the recently announced Visitor titled by Paul Levitz and MJ Kim, before diving into a discussion of what the move of the Harbinger movie from Sony to Paramount really means for a potential Valiant Cinematic Universe. The full crew will be back together, next week. You can support this show by visiting our merch...

Duration:00:26:59

#Deeptusk

9/6/2019
The Valiant Central crew is back in full effect as D'Juan returns from his chicken wing sauce bath and boy is there a lot to discuss! In this episode, the boys discuss the impact of Fallen World on the world of 4002 which leads into a conversation on Valiant's publishing schedule, appeasing the hardcore fandom, and more. Plus, we had a chance to read Bloodshot #1 and so we give our first impressions on the book, of course, spoiler-free. Are we excited though? Heck yeah! Thanks for...

Duration:01:04:42

Doctor Mirage Is Awesome

8/28/2019
D;Juan is out this week but Martin and Travis are at it again and ready to talk some Valiant comics! In this episode, the boys begin by diving deep into the first issue of Doctor Mirage so, WARNING: spoilers ahead, before talking about the Bloodshot carbon fiber variant then diving into the first three issues of Psi-Lords! How awesome is Doctor Mirage? Is Martin still in love with Psi-Lords? How much hot wing sauce did D'Juan actually eat? All these questions and more will be answered on the...

Duration:00:52:28

A Little Rai Of Sunshine

8/14/2019
The Valiant Central Podcast is back to bring a little Rai of sunshine to your week as the boys dive deep into the recently announced Rai title by Dan Abnett and Juan Jose Ryp. What was originally intended to be a five minute discussion of what we read turned into a thirty minute long discussion what lead us into discussing the future of Gilad, the Eternal Warrior, and his relationship with the Geomancer. Thanks for listening! You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by...

Duration:00:59:11

Expressing Your Inner Valiant Voice

7/4/2019
D'Juan, Martin and Travis return for another episode of the Valiant Central Podcast to discuss...the Valiant Voice? There's some changes afoot for the weekly Valiant newsletter and the boys go in depth into what they would like to see in the newsletter and how it could be a great way to communicate with fans. Plus, Martin goes off on mainstream comic book sites. Thanks for listening! You can support this show by visiting our merch store, or by leaving us an Apple Podcasts review.

Duration:01:12:07