Continue Reading 227. D23 & Me!

227. D23 & Me!

Disney’s BiAnnual Fan Club Expo has wrapped up and taken place and there is so much news that we had to talk about it. Live-action movies, Star Wars Movies, Marvel Movies, and oh yeah the Sony and Spider-Man take as well. The Fandom Podcast Begins now! Disney is definitely doubling down on the Live-Action movies for both their animated classics and the Amusement Rides Star Wars has sooo much news, The Mandalorian looks absolutely gorgeous, The sizzle reel for Episode…

Continue Reading 215. What’s Your Fandom? An Interview with Dante Basco

215. What’s Your Fandom? An Interview with Dante Basco

For the past three weekends we have been a different Fan Conventions and we capped off our whirlwind tour at the Paradigm High Fandom Expo. It was a great show that had a lot of passion for fandom. We got to talk to Dante Basco about his favorite fandoms and his role in fandom and then we talked to several of the students at Paradigm about what their favorite fandom is. This was really a fun event and they plan…

Continue Reading 211. Fandom News Roundup – March 2019

211. Fandom News Roundup – March 2019

News Sponsored by  Joseph from the Protagonist Podcast, Head over to Patreon.com/FandomPodcast to get your name in lights Idris Elba is the new Deadshot in James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad! https://io9.gizmodo.com/will-smith-will-apparently-not-return-for-the-suicide-s-1832956832#_ga=2.118242177.969111752.1553809636-775614267.1509154595 James Gunn is Back in Guardians of the Galaxy – https://screenrant.com/disney-james-gunn-guardians-galaxy-3-replacement/ Chucky by Mark Hamil announced @ wondercon with a video – https://io9.gizmodo.com/childs-play-nabs-mark-hamill-to-voice-chucky-1833699480 Disney News Disney Plus – https://www.digitaltrends.com/movies/disney-plus-streaming-service-news/ Aladdin Fox Merger – https://www.vox.com/culture/2019/3/20/18273477/disney-fox-merger-deal-details-marvel-x-men Contest Fandom GOAT We want to hear from you! Follow us on Instagram @TheFandomPodcast Become…

Continue Reading Make Disney Great Again – Episode 188

Make Disney Great Again – Episode 188

New Star Wars TV Shows and information, Kathleen Kennedy Contract Extension, Russian Bots and Lady Gaga Fans weaponizing reviews, and look out Sweden, fate has chosen another ruler! And Nik has inside information on the new Power Rangers series! Its the News Roundup for the second week of October! News Sponsored by Nik, no Not That Nik Big News Star Wars Mandalorian, Kathleen Kennedy Contract Extension matches Bob Igers Retirement date, https://deadline.com/2018/09/kathleen-kennedy-contract-extension-lucasfilm-star-wars-1202473246/ https://www.techspot.com/news/76802-first-image-new-star-wars-series-mandalorian-revealed.html Under the Radar Titans trailer and season…

Continue Reading Disney is Being Non-Commital – Episode 182

Disney is Being Non-Commital – Episode 182

Disney is not willing to dive deep into their vault.  Danny Boyle doesn’t want to kill Bond. Branden has questionable taste in music. We all like to cheat at video games, and we announce a new contest for a Funko Giveaway. The discussions from this week’s episode really shouldn’t be missed! News Sponsored by Jared Big News Disney Names it’s Direct to Consumer Streaming Service. https://comicbook.com/movies/2018/08/26/disney-streaming-service-new-details-disney-play/ Under the Radar Danny Boyle Leaving James Bond – http://www.denofgeek.com/us/movies/james-bond/275896/james-bond-25-release-date-in-jeopardy-as-director-names-surface https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/7102013/danny-boyle-quit-james-bond-franchise-in-a-row-over-offing-the-super-spy-in-dramatic-finale-to-the-25th-film/ Wild Card William…

Continue Reading Let’s Get Ready to Fandom! – Ep 180

Let’s Get Ready to Fandom! – Ep 180

Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls of all ages…. Let’s Get Ready to FAAAAAAANNNNDDDOOOOOMMMM! In the news this week we discuss the Oscars, Marvel’s Netflixodus, Stephen Amell is going ‘All In’ for wrestling, and IMAX is going to re-release ALL 20 MCU movies to celebrate the 10th anniversary, buckle up and get ready to rumb….Fandom! News Sponsored by Not that Nik Big News: Oscars are Changing, and adding a Most Popular Category (Possibly to Snub Genre Films) https://www.indiewire.com/2018/08/oscars-slammed-popular-film-black-panther-1201992310/ Under the…

Continue Reading Spider-Man N’waaar – Episode 175

Spider-Man N’waaar – Episode 175

We’ve already established that Nik doesn’t see color, but apparently he doesn’t see shades of gray either.  We have some Spider-Man Noir news that might make you go, “Wait. What?” Nik brings Batman to a Spider-Man fight, Legendary comic creator Steve Ditko has passed away.  Jeff and Branden test Nik’s casting ability with some uncanny results (Really he should be working for Disney even though the image turned out to be a hoax.) Gal Gadot’s latest actions should be mandatory…

Continue Reading Any Reasonable Offer Considered

Any Reasonable Offer Considered

So this week Nik is gone, and so of course we talk about some of his favorite fandoms.  We talk about the new Bond movie, how Sherlock Fans are the worst, the fact that we’re finally getting a Nicholas Cage Superman movie, and how Disney is picking its next CEO from a real life Hunger games and what that means for the near monopolistic power that they wield (Who needs the Infinity Stones) Feedback Dommer vs Fandomite, vs Fandomaniacs… We…

Continue Reading Nik’s ESPN Ideas

Nik’s ESPN Ideas

This is our News roundup for the Second week of February.  Which means this is your last chance to enter to win the Star Wars Rebels Funko Pop.  We have a lot of news this week so be sure to check out the show notes for links to all of the stories.  What won’t be in the show notes are Nik’s ideas for ESPN’s new streaming service, their people can call his people.  Be sure to pay attention to the…

Continue Reading News: The Newest Disney Queen

News: The Newest Disney Queen

News Episode 146: Now that Disney has officially purchased Every Property known to man, welcome your newest Disney Princess…. I mean Queen… Dr. Frankenfurter. News Sponsored by Joseph Disney buys Fox for $54.1 Billion Dollars Punisher Season 2 is announced Detective Pikachu release date May 10, 2019 https://gamerant.com/detective-pikachu-movie-release-date-110/ Venom movie based on 90s comics https://nerdist.com/sonys-venom-movie-will-be-based-on-these-90s-comics/ Star Wars makes $220 Billion at the Box Office Angry internet trolls attack Star Wars’ Rotten Tomatoes score with an army of Droids. https://www.bleedingcool.com/2017/12/17/manipulated-audience-score-last-jedi/  Join the…