Continue Reading 2017 Fandom Predictions – Ep 97

2017 Fandom Predictions – Ep 97

The Best is Yet To Come! Welcome to the Future! The year is 2017 and we still are filled with optimism.  Get ready for our hopeful predictions for 2017, so far this year hasn’t disappointed us (we’re looking at you 2016.) Jeff and Branden talk about Marvel Movies, DC Movies, The DCW-Verse, Comics, Doctor Who, and our favorite books.  Strap in while we gaze into our crystal ball to make some pretty optimistic predictions. Random Fandom: Peter Cushing In the…

Continue Reading Fanfic: Attack of the Plot Bunnies – Episode 89

Fanfic: Attack of the Plot Bunnies – Episode 89

What is Fanfic?  Well Fanfic is shorthand for Fan Fiction and this week we bring on friend of the show and Fanfic author Sara Linn to talk to us about what it is, how to find it, and what some of the terminology means.  If you’ve ever been curious about what an AU, a shipwar or a an archive is then you need to listen to this episode. Common Places to find fanfic (in chronological order) fanzines, mailing lists &…

Continue Reading Marvel Vs DC Showdown – Episode 84

Marvel Vs DC Showdown – Episode 84

The Ulitmate Marvel Vs DC Showdown! This week we put a random team of Marvel and DC Heroes against each other to see which publisher would win and in order to do that we brought on a special guest, Luke Hunsaker from the Nerd Dome Podcast.  Luke is the Podcaster Without Fear who’s secondary mutation is bringing all conversations back to Daredevil. Rules:In order to determine which of the big two comic houses is superior all four of us selected…

Continue Reading Film Adaptations: Was the Book Really Better?

Film Adaptations: Was the Book Really Better?

What makes a good Film Adaptation? Since 1939 when gone with the wind was adapted to a motion picture and set all sorts of history Hollywood has been adapting books into films and most recently with the success of movies like Batman Begins and the Avengers they have been bringing comics to the big screen.  Part of the reason is that the stories are already developed and another is that they bring a devoted audience with them which translates into…