The following is an interview with Wandering Planet Toys co-founders Doc Wyatt (writer - Star Wars Resistance, Strech Armstrong and the Flex Fighters) and Gavin Hignight (Star Wars Resistance, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) regarding the recently launched Kickstarter campaign for the first-ever officially licensed action figure line based on the cult-classic TV show, The Prisoner. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Wyatt and Hignight about why they chose The Prisoner for their first toy line, the great backer rewards available within the campaign, and more!
The following is an interview with Sydney Duncan regarding the recent release of the collected Kill Whitey Donovan trade paperback through Dark Horse Comics. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Duncan about the shared creative process of working with artist Natalie Barahona, letterer Troy Peteri, and cover artist Jason Pearson, why it was important to bring this story to life, and more!
Here at Fanbase Press, we strive to provide an outlet for up-and-coming creators to promote and showcase their incredible works. With thousands of creators utilizing crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo to make those works a reality, we will highlight these talented creators and their noteworthy campaigns through #CrowfundingFridays! We hope that you will join us in giving these projects a moment of your time (and possibly your support)!
The new series, Godzilla: Monsters & Protectors #1, has an animated style that lends itself to the middle-school narrator and general audience-friendly premise. It could actually serve as a good template for Warner Bros. if they want to develop their recent Godzilla franchise into an animated form, much like what Universal did with Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous.
The following is an interview with Eric Leland regarding the recent release of his debut novel, Inhuman. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Leland about the creative process that he utilizes to bring his stories to life, why it was important to create this story, and more!
Yan Ge’s hauntingly surreal novel, Strange Beasts of China, has been slotted under Science Fiction and Fantasy, but it’s a work that doesn’t fully fit into any single genre. The collection of interconnected stories centered on a failed cryptozoologist turned pulp journalist resonated as modern fairy tales, and I loved how each new section about a beast of Yong’an added to the author’s world building to reveal new facets about the nature of humanity.
Cosmic Force is a comic series by Allen Carter about a group of superheroes who got caught in a meteor shower in Hawaii and now have superpowers. The Before Times is a series of Cosmic Force prequel comics which tell the origin stories of each of the characters. If you haven’t read the series, this might not be the best place to start - which is not to say it’s not still an entertaining story.
The following is an interview with Erica D’Urso regarding the Kickstarter campaign for the graphic novel, Inferno Girl Red. In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with D’Urso about the shared creative process in bringing the story to life with writer and co-creator Mat Groom, the great backer rewards available with the campaign, and more!
“Between the Panels” is a bi-weekly interview series focusing on comic book creators of all experience levels, seeking to examine not just what each individual creates, but how they go about creating it.
The Many Deaths of Laila Starr is a hell of a premise. Death is fired because immortality may become a thing, but what will death do to make sure that she retains her job? How far will she go? But this isn’t Neil Gaiman’s Death of the Endless, this isn’t the Western version of death in a cloak, this is the Hindu Goddess of Death with six arms - Kali - and she’s fiery.