The following is an interview with Heavy Metal Magazine CEO Matt Medney regarding their recent partnership with Threadless to produce face masks featuring their iconic Taarna character in order to benefit the humanitarian first responder aid group, Medshare, in these challenging time. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Medney about the mission behind the initiative, how Heavy Metal fans can get involved, and more!
In thinking about the paths that our heroes take in the Star Wars saga - for the original trilogy, that of Luke Skywalker, and for the most recent trilogy, the tale of Rey (now Skywalker) - my mind is awash with questions and conflicts. As a child, seeing Luke turn Vader in the end was a heroic action. He fought against the dark side of the Force to save his father from a death that would have disconnected him with all living things.
The creators of Deiciders have returned with another chapter in a mythical quest featuring warriors hunting down fantastic creatures. Deiciders #2 has Ulfrith and Olaf continuing on from the end of their journey in Issue 1, where they battled a pair of gigantic wolves. This time, they’re on the hunt for a fire-breathing dragon, but their previous battle has left them injured and in need of help. Should they trust Freya, a stranger who seemingly helps them upon their first meeting?
The following is an interview with Brittany Matter and Heather Ayres regarding their Kickstarter campaign for the supernatural comics anthology, KITH + KIN. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Matter and Ayres about the inspiration behind the anthology, their creative process in bringing the project to life, the impact that the stories may have with readers, and more!
Well, that escalated quickly. Even after the excitement of Alien Day, (and if’d ya didn’t read those pieces, go check them out – especially Bryant’s piece on corporate dystopia in the Alien films, cuz let’s be honest, Delos and Incite are taking pages straight out of the Weyland-Yutani group of companies. In the future, all corporations will have secret androids out to end humanity!), “Passed Pawn” is a big, ol’ slugfest that reveals as much as it conceals for the finale (and we finally got to see Dolores and Maeve go at it! Yay!).
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)!
“Between the Panels” is a bi-weekly interview series focusing on comic book creators of all experience levels, seeking to examine not just what each individual creates, but how they go about creating it.
The following is an interview with Jeff Parsons regarding the horror novel, The Captivating Flames of Madness. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Parsons about the inspiration behind the story, hisreative process in bringing the story to life, the impact that the story may have with readers, and more!
The following is an interview with Ray Felix and Tom Sciacca regarding the recent release of their comic book, Bronx Heroes in Trumpland, from Arsenal Pulp Press. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Felix and Sciacca about the inspiration behind the story, their shared creative process in bringing the comic to life, the impact that the story may have with readers, and more!