Jordan D. White, assistant editor at Marvel comics joins the inaugural episode of the Geekfon Podcast. The conversation focuses on Marvel's relationship with anime and manga, Deadpool and other exciting events that are happening in comics. The Geekfon Podcast focuses comics, video games and other topics related to popular culture and can be found on Anime3000.com and Crunchyroll News.
Run Time: 00:42:38
Producer: Sean Russell
Guest: Jordan D. White
Opening and Closing: X-Men Theme (Ukulele Version) by Jordan D. White
Jordan D. White, assistant editor at Marvel comics joins the inaugural episode of The Geekfon Podcast. The conversation focuses on Marvel's relationship with anime and manga, Deadpool and other exciting events that are happening in comics. The Geekfon Podcast focuses comics, video games and other topics related to popular culture.
[00:00:00 - 00:03:20] Discusses his background and how he became an editor at Marvel Comics
[00:03:20 - 00:09:35] Goes over the process of producing a comic book for Marvel.
[00:09:35 - 00:14:08] What's Happening at Marvel Comics
- Fear Itself and X-Men Schism are the two biggest events happening in the Universe.
[00:14:08 - 00:22:20] Explores Marvel's Relationship with Anime and Manga
- Started in 2001 with several series and is testing the waters with co-productions with Mad House.
[00:22:20 - 00:31:31] Deadpool Discussion
- Issue #45 is leading to the biggest Deadpool story ever in issue #50
- Coming out of the height of his popularity
[00:31:31 - 00:35:55] Formic Wars and Speaker for the Dead
- Related to Ender's Game novel by Orson Scott Card
- Currently in trades, Battle School and Command School
- Novels won Hugo and Nebula Award two years in a row
[00:35:55 - ] Closing Remarks
- Comic Shop locator to find the closest retailer in your area
- Midtown Comics, Mile High Comics and My Comic Shop will ship issues to you through the mail
- Marvel app via iphone application to get comics
- Wax-work.com is Jordan's website for his personal work.
Visit wax-work.com to see all of Jordan D. White's original creations, podcasts and music.
Continue to support Marvel comics by visiting their official website.
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