Favorite Book: Mockingjay
Favorite Food: In-N-Out Burger
Favorite Heroine: Katniss Everdeen
The following is an interview with writer Tal Klein on the debut of his novel, The Punch Escrow. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Klein about the inspiration for the book, his creative influences, his experience in being a first-time novelist, and more! Fanbase Press also encourages readers in the Austin, TX, area to stop by and see Klein at his upcoming signing at BookPeople on Saturday, August 19, at 2:00 p.m!
In every generation, a slayer is born. And, in the month of November, the time will come to honor the slayer and her 20 years of saving the world (a lot) through a one-of-a-kind art show! On November 11, 2017, Creature Features in Burbank, CA, invites you to attend the opening of Art of the Buffyverse: A 20th Anniversary Group Tribute that will bring together a group of amazing artists to celebrate all things Buffy through their incredible artistic talents.
On behalf of everyone at Fanbase Press, I want to offer a sincere congratulations to our printing partner, James River Press, on their recent rebranding and renaming to BambooInk. Since 1995, James River Press has been serving its clients' print needs in central Virginia and beyond with quality and craftsmanship of the highest caliber. After more than 20 years, the company continues to deliver the same excellence collaborates with their clients to provide savvy solutions.
The following is an interview with comic book creator and musician Stef "Sharky" Schultz. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Schultz about her comic book series, Misterguy, her creative inspirations, where you can find her work, and more!
The following is an interview with filmmaker Kelly Parks regarding his latest horror films, Demon Protocol and Universal Dead. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Parks about his creative process in working with the cast and crew, his experience in transitioning from short films to features, the appeal and influence of the horror genre, 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)!
The following is an interview with Christoff Visscher, founder of the geek-inspired candle company, Cantrip Candles. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Visscher about the inspiration behind his candle line, the process of selecting and designing new scents, the products currently available (that would be a great fit for your next D&D campaign!), and more!
When Fanbase Press is not providing you with the latest in geek news and entertainment, the Fanbase staff hopes to offer our readers a myriad of opportunities to give back to the community. We love reading comics, watching movies, and playing video games, but we are never happier than when we are able to help others in need. With #GeeksCare: How You Can Help, Fanbase Press will provide you a variety of causes that would greatly appreciate your time.
In this week's installment of #GeeksCare: How You Can Help, Fanbase Press would like to highlight The Underground Engine, an interdisciplinary collective of scientists, artists, and engineers that combines tools from movie special effects, complex systems research, behavioral economics, and learning theory to create educational experiences unlike those any have ever seen.. In the following interview, I chat with Creative Director Ethan Summers about the mission behind The Underground Engine, the incredible staff involved in the organization, the projects currently in development for the collection, how YOU can get involved, and more!
The following is an interview with Mairghread Scott, writer of the upcoming graphic novel, Science Comics: Robots and Drones, to be released in March 2018 from First Second Books. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Scott about the premise of the Science Comics series, the target audience and the lessons that they will take away from the book, the surprisingly early uses of robots in our society, and more!
At San Diego Comic-Con 2017, Fanbase Press' Barbra Dillon talks with producer Rick Morales (LEGO SCOOBY-DOO! KNIGHT TIME TERROR, LEGO SCOOBY-DOO! HAUNTED HOLLYWOOD) about his work on LEGO DC SUPER HERO GIRLS: BRAIN DRAIN, LEGO SCOOBY-DOO! BLOWOUT BEACH BASH, and more.