He's a writer. He's an artist. He's a letterer. He's a funny man. He's Chris Eliopoulos. Chris joined us for a very informative and very enjoyable interview. We also pick our Top Five X-Men and X-Men villians. (1:42:53)

Conversation with Chris Eliopoulos

CGS: Episode 115 (March 13, 2006)

(00:33) Sponsor
By forum member Joe "Justice" Sergi!

(02:40) Interview
With cartoonist and letterer, Chris Eliopoulos.

(04:50) On reading comic strips, getting into comics professionally,
discovering comic books and Erik Larsen.
(14:00) On inspirations, the business world of comic strips and Franklin
(28:33) On New York Comic Con, the real reason behind the Todd
McFarlane disappearance at MoCCA and the joys of parenthood.
(40:28) On being a professional letterer, the technical aspects, sound
effects and the art of the craft.
(1:08:46) The wrap-up.

(1:14:37) Top Five
In celebration of the newly released X-Men 3 trailer, we give our Top Five X-Men and Top Five X-Men Villains.

(1:38:12) Stump the Rios
Submitted by Randy Dickson.

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