The Thrilling Adventure Hour by Ben AckerThe Thrilling Adventure Hour by Ben Acker

The Thrilling Adventure Hour

byBen Acker, Ben BlackerIllustratorChris Various

Hardcover | August 20, 2013

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Based on the popular Hollywood stage show and Nerdist Industry podcast, The Thrilling Adventure Hour is a rip-roaring adventure anthology in the tradition of old-time radio serials, brought to you by a carnival of Hollywood and comic's finest! In a timeless collection of original genre tales that harken back to the heyday of old-time radio entertainment, The Thrilling Adventure Hour brings to life the wild and wonderful worlds and characters serialized on stage by co-creators Ben Acker and Ben Blacker, and performed regularly by fan-favorite actors and comedians such as Paul F. Tompkins, Paget Brewster, Busy Philipps, Nathan Fillion, Linda Cardellini, Patton Oswalt, Neil Patrick Harris, and many, many more. And now those serialized characters will come to life on the pages of this hardcover anthology featuring all-new stories from the worlds of the TAH universe by top artists from the comics community! Each stand-alone tale celebrates and reinvigorates a new genre from the radio comedies of yesteryear, including science fiction, fantasy, westerns, superheroes, horror, war dramas, and many more. A unique, timey-wimey blend of silver age pulp and post-modern pop, this one-of-a-kind anthology promises something for everyone as this cult phenomenon jumps off the proscenium stage and onto the page for the first time in over eight years and 100+ consecutive shows around the globe!
BEN ACKER & BEN BLACKER are the creators of The Thrilling Adventure Hour. TAH has provided Acker & Blacker with exciting opportunities in entertainment. They sold several sketches to Fox late night television, developed the segment “Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars” as an animated cartoon for Nickelodeon, and a pilot for a primetime anim...
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Title:The Thrilling Adventure HourFormat:HardcoverDimensions:136 pages, 11.25 × 7.25 × 0.6 inPublished:August 20, 2013Publisher:ArchaiaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1936393964

ISBN - 13:9781936393961

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Lots of fun This book is a lot of fun. If you love the Thrilling Adventure Hour podcast you will definitely enjoy this. It's not quite as good but it is very close. If you are unfamiliar with the podcast you owe it to yourself to check it out. After you have done that come back and buy this book.
Date published: 2017-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from a must-have for any fan Wonderful illustrations and great stories about our favourite heroes!
Date published: 2017-02-04