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 and special guests Allen Carter (Carter Comics), sketch card artist Chris Thorne (Star Wars, The Walking Dead), and Paul Pakler (Paul and Corey Cross the Streams) participate in a thorough retrospective discussion regarding The Last Dragon (1985) in light of the film’s 35th anniversary, with topics including whether the film could be made today, the quality of the film’s soundtrack, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for The Last Dragon abound in this panel discussion!)
Cast members: Allen Carter (Carter Comics), sketch card artist Chris Thorne (Star Wars, The Walking Dead), Paul Pakler (Paul and Corey Cross the Streams), Barbra Dillon (Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief), and Bryant Dillon (Fanbase Press President, writer of Identity Thief, Something Animal)
This month’s sponsor: All episodes of The Fanbase Weekly Podcast this month are sponsored by the Collector’s Paradise. Since 1994, Collector’s Paradise has owned and operated three comic book stores in the Southern California area which are uniquely equipped to handle mail order and shipping because of their years of online subscriptions, eBay and online sales, and 3 stores’ worth of inventory. In addition, be sure to check out the shops’ new opportunity, Collector’s Paradise Curated, which offers bundles of graphic novels and comics – by publisher or age appropriateness – that are curated for customers. The graphic novels are discounted at least 20% and include 2-3 free comics, all with FREE shipping.
You can learn more about Collector’s Paradise by visiting comicsandcards.net, and the site includes links to the Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts for the Winnetka, Pasadena, and North Hollywood locations.
The Fanbase Weekly Theme Song Written and Performed by: Adam WarRock
The Fanbase Weekly Theme Song Produced by: Mikal kHill
Episode Photo by: Bryant Dillon