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 participate in a thorough discussion regarding The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) in light of the film’s 20th anniversary, with topics including how the batle of Helm’s Deep defines the film, how the presence of Sean Bean’s Boromir hangs heavy over the plot, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers abound in this panel discussion!)
Cast members: Claire Thorne (The Fanbase Weekly Co-Host, A Geek’s Guide to Cross-Stitch: Journeys in Space Creator, The POPSKL Podcast Group) and Bryant Dillon (Fanbase Press President, The Fanbase Weekly Co-Host, writer of Identity Thief, Something Animal)
This month’s sponsor: Brett Weldele, Greg Smith, and Travis Webb are back with Starlite Issue 5! Everyone’s favorite stark-raving mad teenage superheroes are back in action, battling trans-dimensional spired wizards and space pirate cats! Updates and previous issues can be found on starlitekickstarter.com.
Fanbase Press’ further recommendations for fans of The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers:
Fanbase Feature: 20th Anniversary Retrospective on ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’ (2001)
Fanbase Press: 20th Anniversary Retrospective on LOTR | WonderCon@Home 2021
Tolkien Reading Day 2020: When the Story Doesn’t End
Tolkien Reading Day 2021: The Choices of Arwen Undomiel
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