Resize text+=

Fanbase Feature: 40th Anniversary Retrospective on ‘Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark’ (1981)

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, Justin Peniston, and Phillip Kelly are joined by special guest David Accampo (writer – Fanbase Press’ The Margins, Lost Angels) to participate in a thorough discussion regarding Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) in light of the film’s 40th anniversary, with topics including what makes Indiana Jones an iconic hero, the controversy surrounding Indy’s relationship with a teenage Marion, how the film reflects on the field of archeology, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark abound in this panel discussion!)

Cast members
: David Accampo (writer – Fanbase Press’ The Margins, Lost Angels), Justin Peniston (writer – Hunter Black, Sonic Prime, The POPSKL Podcast Group), Phillip Kelly (The Fanbase Weekly Co-Host, The POPSKL Podcast Group), and Bryant Dillon (Fanbase Press President, writer – Something Animal, Identity Thief)

This month’s sponsor: This episode of The Fanbase Weekly Podcast is sponsored by the Dreamer Comics Podcast, which is now recording on Stereo. The Dreamer Comics Podcast talks about the process of how comics are made. Each week, they interview a different writer, penciler, inker, colorist, editor, letterer, marketer, or you name it – as long as they break down their craft. Check out their live shows on the app Stereo by going to

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

Join The Fanbase Weekly on Facebook and Twitter and subscribe on Apple Podcasts!




Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top