Our hero, Joe Golem, was left in a pretty tight spot when we left him at the end of the previous story arc, possibly dead at the bottom of the Drowning City (a parallel New York City half covered in water). In this new series, we pick up from exactly that moment, as we see more of his past life as a literal animated Golem whose sole goal was to destroy witches.
Lonnie Millsap is a Los Angeles-based cartoonist who released his first book featuring his single-panel cartoons titled My Washcloth Stinks! in 2010 and has published at least one book each year since. He has been a special guest at San Diego Comic-Con International and has been nominated for a National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award (twice!). In the last year, he has sold his cartoons to The New Yorker under the moniker, bacön, and you’ll often see Lonnie’s bright and smiling face exhibiting in artist alley at the local SoCal comic conventions. Recently, Fanbase Press Editorials Manager Michele Brittany interviewed Millsap regarding his creative work, his experience in working with The New Yorker, and more.
The following is an interview with Heather Dowling regarding the launch of the production, Fertile, at the 2019 Hollywood Fringe Festival. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Dowling about the inspiration behind the production, the creative process of preparing a one-woman show, what she hopes that audiences will take away from the show, how you can purchase tickets, and more!
The following is an interview with writer Christopher Golden on the upcoming release of his new comic book series, Joe Golem: Occult Detective - The Conjurors, from Dark Horse Comics. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Golden about continuing the Joe Golem universe, working with his series collaborators, his plans to further expand the universe into other entertainment mediums, and more!
Comic books are not movies, but that doesn’t mean they are not cinematic. The creative team behind Last Stop on the Red Line understands this, and, as a result, they immediately take their audience on a cinematic joyride pulsing with electric energy. Take for example this page…
The Fanbase Press staff is very excited to be exhibiting once again at Phoenix Fan Fusion 2019, alongside a number of other talented independent creators! Taking place from Thursday, May 23, through Sunday, May 26, 2019, at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, AZ, the comic book convention will celebrate all-thing comics and pop culture! At the convention, we will be meeting fans at the shared Fanbase Press / Tiki Machine booth (1174) on the main floor of the convention center, where you can purchase all of our comics and graphic novels!
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, the Fanbase Press staff participate in a thorough retrospective discussion regarding Star Wars: Episode One - The Phantom Menace (1999) in light of the film's 20th anniversary, with topics including the whether the film deserves its unceremonious reputation, the film's technical achievements, the cast of characters, and more! (Beware: SPOILERS for The Phantom Menace abound in this panel discussion!)
The following is an interview with comic book creator Johny Tay on the continuation of the comic book series, Captain Gaia. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Tay about what inspired the series, his approach to the creative process, what he hopes that audiences will take away from the story, and more!
Here at Fanbase Press, we strive to provide an outlet for up-and-coming creators to promote and showcase their incredible works. With thousands of creators utilizing crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo to make those works a reality, we will highlight these talented creators and their noteworthy campaigns through #CrowfundingFridays! We hope that you will join us in giving these projects a moment of your time (and possibly your support)!