Episode 29: Alan Moore Gives the Comics Industry the Stink-Eye

Salida’s Dynamic Duo – Dave Haynes and Terry West – discuss Alan Moore’s statement that the comic book industry is dead.

Alan Moore, the writer and creator of ‘Watchmen’, ‘League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’, and ‘V for Vendetta’ says that COVID-19 has brought about ‘the end’ of the comic book industry as we know it. Is this truly the end, or is he just being grumpy? We dig in. 

And we giving away a brand new Mandolorian Funko Pop figure! Get your raffle tickets at Fantasy Games & Comics for $1 each. We’ll draw a winner in November.


  • Weekend Gaming Spotlight! Every Saturday at 10 am Fantasy Games & Comics are starting a new in-store gaming featuring ‘Marvel Crisis Protocol’ and more!
  • Thursday Mature D&D is going strong! Join up with an experienced group of adventurers on its new night, Thursday at 6 pm. 
  • The Next Paint Class is coming up on October 24th! We’re painting an Ogre Zombie for Halloween! The figures are in!
  • Sunday Paint & Football: Every Sunday bring your characters in to paint and watch football with Dave. This is a paint free-for-all! 
  • Weekend D&D: Fantasy Games & Comics is on the hunt for new DMs to run the games. Interested? Apply at the comic shop.

Recorded live every Friday (usually) at 11:30 am at Fantasy Games & Comics on the corner of F and 1st Streets in historic downtown Salida, Colorado.

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Terry West