Hey everybody and welcome to Episode 6 of Certified Comic Talk, the podcast that helps YOU become a better comic-preneur TODAY!
On today’s show I’ll be joined by comic book writer and owner of Mess Bucket Comics, Dominic Riggio and Comic Artist, Erik Hodson. Together they will share their story as independent comic creators and their quest to fund their latest project, Rowdy Roddy Piper: The Kilted Avenger!
Enjoy The Show!
EPISODE 6 SHOW NOTES
If you’re like me and you love wrestling almost as much as comics, then you’re really going to enjoy this episode. Not a wrestling fan? Don’t sweat it, listen to get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be an independent comic creator!
- Rate and review the Certified Comic Talk Podcast on iTunes
- Tip of the Week: Buy and Sell Comics on Reddit at r/comicswap
- Introducing Dominic Riggio, owner of Mess Bucket Comics
- Introducing Erik Hodson, comic book artist extraordinaire
- Dominic & Erik share their origin stories for how they each got into comics and wrestling
- How Dominic and Erik met and bonded over wrestling on the comic-con circuit
- An unpaid plug for the Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard podcast
- How the idea for The Kilted Avenger was born and the association with Pro Wrestling Tees
- The synopsis of this 52 page comic book
- A detailed overview of the various perks, and how you can help bring this comic to life
- All that, and so much more!
Being a huge Roddy Piper fan, it was so fun talking to Dominic and Erik about The Kilted Avenger. I’m just so stoked that Roddy’s essence and attitude will live on in the pages of this comic.
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On this episode, I’m gifting one lucky listener the Broken Coconut Perk which includes a signed copy of Rowdy Roddy Piper: The Kilted Avenger, an 11×17 print of the comic cover and an exclusive Kilted Avenger t-shirt courtesy of Pro Wrestling Tees. Listen to the show to find out how you can enter to win this awesome prize!
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