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Top Of The Pile For August 20, 2018

It's a new week and a new installment of Top of the Pile as Martin dives into his favorite books from last week. This week on the docket is Volition #1 from Aftershock Comics, The Terminator: Sector War #1 from Dark Horse, Ice Cream Man #6 from Image Comics, Edge of Spider-Geddon #1 and Extermination #1 from Marvel Comics and finally, Pearl #1, The Wild Storm #16 and Batman #53 from DC Comics. Which book will be the pick of the week and which books will have Martin diving into some esoteric tangents? Tune in and find out!

Aaron Bell from the Absolute DC podcast joins Marvel today about their newfound love for Marvel Comics. After years, nay decades, both Martin and Aaron are heavily reading Marvel again and we're confused! What is Marvel doing now that's different and has us excited for the line again? Could it have something to do with an ancient Egyptian curse? Listen in and find out!
Every Thursday on Comic Talk Today, Martin brings on a guest in a little series he likes to call Therapy Thursday, and on this week's installment, Martin is joined by prolific writer, Cullen Bunn, who is currently working on X-Men Blue and Deadpool: Assassin for Marvel, Brothers Dracul and Dark Ark for After, Shadow Roads for Oni Press, Bone Parish coming next week from Boom! Studios and so much more. The duo discuss Bunn's writing process, time management, the importance of marketing yourself, their shared love of horror, and why Emma Frost is the greatest mutant of all time (well maybe)! 
It's Tuesday which means it's time for the news on Comic Talk Today! On this episode, Martin discusses newly revealed details about which characters will join the Birds of Prey film being produced by Margot Robbie and why it has him so excited. Next, a brief discussion about G. Willow Wilson and Cary Nord taking over Wonder Woman, DC's new batch of Hanna Barbera crossover one-shots announced, Spencer and Locke 2 gets a release date and finally, Marvel relaunches the What If line and Martin can't wait! Plus, get some new book recommendations for tomorrow's new comic book day in a new installment of the Comic Predictor!
It's a new week and a new installment of Top of the Pile on Comic Talk Today. This week, Martin dives deep into some of his favorite reads from last week including Die!Die!Die! #1, The Amazing Spiderman #1, X-23 #1, Relay #1, She Could Fly #1, Superman #1, Hawkman #2, Farmhand #1, and Twelve Devils Dancing #1. Which book will top the list and which one will have Martin scratching his head? Listen in and find out!
It's time for a new Comic Talk Today and in this episode, Martin answers tons of listener questions in a segment now entitled, The Letters Column. In this episode, Martin talks about underutilized Batman villains, a comic book title and dream team, a bunch of questions on the 100 page giants, diving into Grant Morrison, how Martin shops for comics, what he looks for in Kickstarter projects and tons more. Thanks for the feedback and as always, send questions to @geekvine or nerdylegion@gmail.com 

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