Nowhere, Kansas. Even the name sounds innocuous. A place you drive through without slowing and never think about again. The biggest problem is an occasional squabble at the local bar, and long-time resident and Sheriff Peter Holbrook likes it that way. In fact, the only thing that truly bothers him is his fear of the gray: the mysterious storms that plague Nowhere every year, blanketing the town in rain and fog.
Tread Perilously is a podcast in which hosts Erik Amaya and author Justin Robinson watch the “worst” episodes of popular TV shows, attempting to determine if they would continue to watch the series based on the most off-key moments.
This Week: Xena: Warrior Princess' "A Day in the Life"
Tread Perilously continues its anniversary month by inducting Xena: Warrior Princess into the Hall of Fame with the episode, "A Day in the Life."
Dave Stewart, colorist on Gideon Falls, is a talent to behold. Everything he touches takes on an otherworldly palette, a dreamlike temperature; there’s something hidden underneath the surface of everything he colors. A cursory look-up shows that he’s won nine Eisner Awards. He’s a rock star. His coloring tells a story; it draws back the curtain of a fake reality that comic books typically embrace and shows you something that is sometimes too real.
The following is an interview with Ken Mora regarding his comic book series, A Light Before the Darkness. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Mora about the inspiration behind the series, his collaborative work with the creative team, how you can purchase you copy, and more!
As a special feature of The Fanbase Weekly podcast, the Fanbase Feature focuses on and celebrates a specific element of geek culture.
In this Fanbase Feature, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with comic book writer and artist Matthew Dow Smith (Hellboy, The X-Files, Doctor Who, The October Girl). Dillon and Dow Smith discuss his path towards writing and illustrating comics, how he balances the two creative duties when approaching a new project, his creator-owned project (The October Girl), and much more.
One of my all-time favorite comic creators is John Byrne. Most famous for his run on The Uncanny X-Men with writer Chris Claremont, Byrne boasts an epic resume, and that resume includes Wonder Woman.
They say older music, for the first time in history is outselling current music. Supposedly, because it’s so much better than what is being currently made. It makes me wonder if the same thing holds true with comics. IDW is releasing an “Artist’s Artifact” version of John Byrne’s run on the
The following is an interview with JC Lacek regarding his upcoming comic book series, Jazz Legend, from Scout Comics. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Lacek about the inspiration behind the series, his collaborative work with the creative team, how you can pre-order you copy, and more!
The following is an interview with Bree Pavey regarding the production of the play, Threat, which is currently running at The Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, CA. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Pavey about what drew her to the production, the talented cast and crew, and more!
When sergeant Taine McKenna and his men of the New Zealand Defense Force (NZDF) accompany a team of scientists into the Te Urewera Forest to validate a gold discovery, separatists, drug runners, corporate schemers, and natural obstacles become the least of their worries as they become hunted by a taniwha - a malevolent spirit in the form of a gigantic tuatara reptile. With their modern weaponry ineffective, McKenna and cohorts must find a way to survive and outwit the beast as it picks them off, one by one….