In the latest episode, The Fanbase Weekly co-hosts welcome special guests Desirée Proctor, Erica Harrell, and Lynne Yoshii (creative team, Nuclear Power) to discuss the latest geek news stories of the week, including the cultural phenom that is Shark Week, whether a career in comics is possible, reactions to Loki, and the anniversary of Alien.
Cast members: Phillip Kelly, Drew Siragusa, and Bryant Dillon
Special guests: Desirée Proctor, Erica Harrell, and Lynne Yoshii (creative team, Nuclear Power)
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29:48 - (NPR) How Shark Week Became A Cultural Phenomenon
42:04 - (The Comics Beat) Is it possible to have a career in comics without a second income?
1:02:13 - (Den of Geek UK) Marvel Fans React to the LOKI Finale
1:13:15 - (io9) Mom's the Word on the Anniversary of James Cameron's ALIENS
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