Continue Reading Overlooked, Disrespected, and Snubbed Fandoms – Ep 203

Overlooked, Disrespected, and Snubbed Fandoms – Ep 203

Recently our favorite political pundit Bill Maher has doubled down on his Comic Book Hate, telling us that we shouldn’t like what we like, and that we should read some more (which is funny because the reason that he has spoken up again is because he wrote it on his blog and not many people saw it and so when his tv show came back he decided to use that platform) We talked about Bill Maher’s comments in a previous…

Escape Into Fandom
Continue Reading Escape Into Fandom – Episode 90

Escape Into Fandom – Episode 90

With the Election Cycle in the US and a few bouts with being sick we understand that sometimes living in the real world sucks, but luckily for us we live in an age with unprecedented access to other worlds that we can escape into.  These worlds come in the form of Fandoms and tonight we are going to share with you what we do when we want to numb or block out the outside world.  Is it running away?  Probably,…

Continue Reading Hoaxes, Satire, Fake News and How to Spot It

Hoaxes, Satire, Fake News and How to Spot It

We’ve all done it, we’ve all clicked on a link that we thought was an actual story on Social media only to realize that it is Fake News, Satire, or a Hoax, and even though we’ve all done it we’re not immune.  Last week we reported to you that Theo James had been cast as the new James Bond and it turns out that it just isn’t true.  One fake news site posted it and several other blogs rewrote the…

Continue Reading Top 15 FanX Panels to check out!

Top 15 FanX Panels to check out!

With FanX around the corner we share our top picks for panels at the convention. We each pick five and do it draft style so that there are no repeats. We range from big celebrities to small niche subjects with everything in between. Boy Wonder Trivia: Last week what was the date and name of the first Doctor Who Serial to air? Answer: Clay Glad – An Unearthly Child, a four part serial that aired from Nov. 23 to Dec….

Every Child is An Artist
Continue Reading Deliberately Creative – Episode 54

Deliberately Creative – Episode 54

Geeks and nerds tend to be some of the most creative people out there but sometimes they just don’t realize it. If you wish that you could be a better artist or writer or other creative type then be sure to listen to this one. We talk about some of the ways that we channel our creativity in order to make the things that we do, and the number one tip is to just do it, but others include being…

Continue Reading A Geek’s Guide to Christmas – Episode 40

A Geek’s Guide to Christmas – Episode 40

With the Holidays fast approaching we sit down and talk about some of our Favorite holiday media.  Whether it be a traditional story like A Christmas Carol that has been performed by many, or a new classic like Elf with so many quoteable lines, or Children’s favorites like Rudolph, The Miser Brothers, and Frosty the Snowman. If you would like to support us, please follow these links to shop on Amazon. Nik’s Media Picks A Nightmare Before Christmas Elf The…

Continue Reading Kid Friendly ComicBook art

Kid Friendly ComicBook art

  For anyone who has listened to the Fandom Podcast for a while you know that I am all about my kids.  Everything that I do is ultimately centered around my family, and so when the first Salt Lake Comic Con came along I was really excited to share my fandoms with my children who were at the time four and two years old.  I very quickly realized that there was a lot of great stuff in Artist Alley, but…