While we normally think of superheroes as being the main characters in comic books, there’s been a number of superhero novels as well. And not just ones about Batman and Spider-Man. Peter Clines’ Ex- series, for instance, is about superheroes fighting zombies. It is in a similar mash-up vein that we find Pinnacle City (paperback, Kindle), a superhero noir story by the dynamic duo of Matt Carter and Fiona J.R. Titchenell. In the following email interview, they discuss the origins of this story, what comics and movies influenced it, and the numerous, almost dominating contributions of their king snake Mica.