The following is an interview with Ben Wolstenholme, co-founder and CEO of Madefire, the digital studio that is constantly breaking new ground in the field of motion books and digital comics. In this interview, Fanboy Comics Managing Editor Barbra Dillon chats with Wolstenholme about Madefire's recent partnership with Dark Horse Comics in order to bring Mike Mignola's popular series, Hellboy, to life in a new digital medium.

This interview was conducted on December 12, 2013.

After years of controversy, false starts, and disappointments, the big-screen presence of Wonder Woman has been cast. Gal Gadot will play the Amazon warrior princess in the Man of Steel sequel against Henry Cavill's Superman and Ben Affleck's Batman.  It's set in stone, much as Wonder Woman's own humble beginnings as the statue child of Queen Hippolyta's barren dreams.

vi·cious  (vshs)
adj.
1. Having the nature of vice; evil, immoral, or depraved.

If Walt Disney and Quentin Tarantino had a love child, that baby might come in the form of fan favorite comic book artist Jason Pearson. A sleek, dynamic style leaning toward animation serves as a buffer for the often grim and gritty subject matter of Jason's art.

The following is an interview with Neil Hopkins, John Forest, and Sherwin Shilati, the creators and director of the comedy web series Neil & John. In this interview, Fanboy Comics Managing Editor Barbra Dillon chats with Hopkins, Forest, and Shilati about the inspiration for the series, the buzz surrounding the latest episode ("The Key"), and what is up next for the creators.

This interview was conducted on November 22, 2013.

The following is an interview with Chang Kim, founder and CEO of Tapastic.com, a website that connects independent comic book creators directly with their readers. In this interview, Fanboy Comics Managing Editor Barbra Dillon chats with Kim about the inspiration for this new online comic book community, the importance of digital comics to the comic book industry, and how creators and readers alike can get involved with Tapastic.

This interview was conducted on November 18, 2013.

At Bent-Con 2013, Fanboy Comics' Kristine Chester interviews Kent Mudle, the writer and artist for the comic series Beret, where artists of all kinds have access to extraordinary abilities.

The following is an interview with Felix Kiner, CEO of ComicsFix, a new subscription-based digital platform for comic books. In this interview, Fanboy Comics Managing Editor Barbra Dillon chats with Kiner about the importance of digital comics to the comic book industry, the inspiration for this new digital platform, and how creators and readers alike can get involved.

This interview was conducted on November 18, 2013.

Toe-may-toe, Toe-mah-toe? Katy or Gaga? Marvel Zombies or DC . . . ? (What the hell do DC fans call themselves, anyway?) DC Demons? I suppose in the age of Dan DiDio, they could be called DiDio heads.

When my brother introduced me to comics, he made his Marvel and strongly encouraged me to do the same.  When I discovered Wolfman/Perez's New Teen Titans, all bets were off.  I had to suffer the disappointment of my brother, but I didn't care. Perez's pencils were more addictive than cocaine.  I didn't read m(any) other DC titles, and then came along an Outsider: Batman and the Outsiders, that is.

At Bent-Con 2013, Fanboy Comics' Kristine Chester talks with actress and cosplayer extraordinaire Kit Quinn about her upcoming webseries Sweethearts of the Galaxy and her character Katelyn/Trinity Infinity, a cosplayer who hits her head and, subsequently, comes to believe that she is actually a superhero. 

At The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, CA, Fanboy Comics' Barbra Dillon chats with sci-fi legend and Star Trek icon Nichelle Nichols about her impact on the genre, her days on the bridge of the Enterprise, and the work of artist Juan Ortiz.  Nichols showed her support for Ortiz's art collection, Star Trek: The Art of Juan Ortiz, which premiered at The Paley Center on November 18, 2013.

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