What do Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and Planet of the Apes have in common? My guest this week – J. W. Rinzler! The best-selling author joins me in the Lair to talk about his incredible behind-the-scenes books about our favorite film franchises!
Photo courtesy Joel Aron
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J. W. Rinzler online
Follow J. W. on Twitter
Order The Making of The Planet of the Apes
Jon Pinto Art


Date: October 20, 2018







Concluding my adventure at the Cincinnati Comic Expo with a trip to the 24th century to talk with Star Trek: The Next Generation’s LeVar Burton! You’ll hear LeVar’s reaction to Patrick Stewart’s return to Trek, plus a look back at 35 years of Reading Rainbow and LeVar’s latest literary venture – LeVar Burton Kids!
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Cincinnati Comic Expo
LeVar Burton Kids
Follow LeVar on Twitter
Jon Pinto Art


Date: October 13, 2018







My adventure at the Cincinnati Comic Expo continues as I welcome the lovely and talented Katrina Law from Arrow! Awkward stomach growls, hamburger unmentionables from Target, and an inexplicable dance-off challenge! All part of the craziness that results as I welcome Katrina back to Comic Book Central!
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Cincinnati Comic Expo
Katrina Law online
“Like” Katrina on Facebook
Follow Katrina on Twitter
Follow Katrina on Instagram


Date: October 6, 2018







My adventure at the Cincinnati Comic Expo begins with special guests – voiceover artists Michael Bell & Mary McDonald-Lewis, Superman artist Tom Grummett, and Arrow’s Manu Bennett! Plus – you say you want to hear from the star of The Princess Bride? As you wish. It’s my Q&A with Cary Elwes!

Cincinnati Comic Expo
Michael Bell online
Michael Bell Voiceover Videos
Mary McDonald-Lewis online
Section Zero at Panic Button Press
Follow Manu Bennett on Twitter
Follow Cary Elwes on Twitter
Order As You Wish on Amazon
To The Batpoles Podcast


Date: September 29, 2018







Mego is back and on Comic Book Central! The greatest toy line of all time has returned and I’ve got the Mego meeting of the minds with the man behind Mego, Marty Abrams, Paul Clarke (Dr. Mego), and curator of the Mego Museum, Brian Heiler! It’s the retro roundtable you’ll hear ONLY on Comic Book Central!
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Mego online
Mego Museum
Dr. Mego
Mego at Target

Stuff you heard on the show:

Cincinnati Comic Expo
Time Shifters Podcast
Ed Gosney’s blog


Date: September 22, 2018






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