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, Phillip Kelly, and Justin Peniston are joined by special guest Drew Edward Johnson (comic artist – Dark Horse Comics’ Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, Star Wars: Infinities – A New Hope) to participate in a thorough discussion regarding the recently released first season of the Disney+ animated series, Star Wars: The Bad Batch (2021), with topics including the show’s depiction of the rise of fascism, the theme of broken families, the beautiful visuals present throughout the series, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for Star Wars: The Bad Batch – Season 1 abound in this panel discussion!)
Cast members: Drew Edward Johnson (comic artist – Dark Horse Comics’ Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, Star Wars: Infinities – A New Hope), 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)
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 stereo.com/omarspahi.
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