This week, Pat and Adam talk up some books that demand your attention! Tale of Sand, Young Avengers, Chase, Wild Kingdom, Astonishing X-Men: Monstrous, Ballad of Dr Richardson, and GI Joe: Hearts and Minds. Plus, we celebrate the anniversary of Mike Norton’s Battlepug, and talk about Jeff Parker and Erika Moen’s Bucko one more time! And finally, we weigh in on Before Watchmen. Music by Steve Earnhart and Of Montreal!