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The Great Beer Survey: A Taste of Boston Comic Con 2015

For the first time ever, The Great Beer Survey rolled into New England, for last weekend’s Boston Comic Con! Will Guinness still rule when we ask 31 of your favorite comic creators the all-important question, “What’s your favorite beer?”

Craig Rousseau (Harley Quinn, Batman Beyond): “It depends on the season.” Right now, Harpoon Big Squeeze Shandy

Gabriel Rodriguez (Locke & Key, Adventures of Superman): Corona

Matthew Phillion (The Indestructibles): “I’m a Dogfish Head guy.”

Ben Grisanti (Insurance): “I don’t drink beer.”

Mike Lilly (Batman, Vampirella, Annihilation Conquest): Guinness or Samuel Adams Winter

Phil Noto (Black Widow, Birds of Prey): Ballast Point Habanero Sculpin IPA

Jeff Dekal (Journey into Mystery, Avengers World): Dragon Fruit Passion Fruit Berliner, by Jake Wakefield Brewing. Wakefield is a friend of his.

Christian Dibari (Hoax Hunters, Sebastian Hawks): Delirium Tremens

Todd Nauck (Young Justice, Nightcrawler): “I’m not a big beer drinker.”

Kurtis J. Wiebe (Rat Queens, Peter Panzerfaust): “I actually don’t drink beer.”

Eric Talbot (many Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles titles): “I used to like Murphy’s Irish Stout.”

Jim Lawson (many Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles titles): Yuengling

Shawn Langley (Rapid City Below Zero, Earth Ruler): Doesn’t drink

Ashley Riot (cosplayer): Sapporo

Jason Metcalf (Eternal Descent, Grimm Fairy Tales): Elysian Immortal IPA

Ryuu Lavitz (cosplayer): Not Your Father’s Root Beer

Gerry Duggan (Deadpool, Nova): Samuel Adams Lager or anything from Golden Road Brewing

Joelle Jones (Madame Frankenstein, Lady Killer): Monopolowa Vodka

Jeff Parker (Aquaman, Thunderbolts): “That’s like asking which of my kids I like the best.” IPAs in general.

Todd Dezago (Impulse, Sensational Spider-Man): Sapporo, with sushi

Chris Uminga (Mars Attacks art gallery): Anything dark, especially Guinness

Joshua Werner (Jack of Spades, Up the River): Anything from Atwater Brewery, as he’s from Detroit.

Stacey Lee (Silk, Spider-Man and the X-Men): “Lately I’ve been feeling Narraganset IPA.”

Stephen Sharar (Up the River): “I’m real partial to Sam[uel] Adams Cherry Wheat.” Also Founders Rubaeus Raspberry Ale

Ian Nichols (New Zodiax, Imaginary Drugs): Harpoon Munich Dark


Andrew MacLean (Head Lopper, God Hates Astronauts): IPAs in general

Mike Denison (this man made art of Bea Arthur every day for a year): Harpoon IPA

Tim Townsend (Uncanny X-Men, New X-Men): Three Floyds Zombie Dust

Kyle Starks (Sexcastle): Budweiser – “I’m pretty trashy.”

Tony Moore (The Walking Dead, Fear Agent): Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale

Nate Bellegarde (Nowhere Men, Brit): Woodchuck Cider

The Great Beer Survey travels to comic conventions and compiles an ongoing list of creators’ favorite beers. For 136 more answers, check out the links below.

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