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 Weekly co-hosts Bryant Dillon and Claire Thorne are joined by special guest Justin Peniston (writer – Hunter Black, Avengers Assemble, and Fanbase Press Contributor) to participate in a thorough discussion regarding Wonder Woman: 1984 (2020) in light of the film’s recent release, with topics including the film’s plot, Wonder Woman’s super powers displayed onscreen, the consent issues surrounding Steve Trevor’s return, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for Wonder Woman: 1984 abound in this panel discussion!)
Cast members: Claire Thorne (co-host, The Fanbase Weekly / creator, A Geek’s Guide to Cross-Stitch), Justin Peniston (writer – Hunter Black, Avengers Assemble, and Fanbase Press Contributor), and Bryant Dillon (Fanbase Press President, writer of Identity Thief, Something Animal)
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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