After an incredible three-year run, Fanbase Press' The PREVIEWS Party Podcast will come to a close with its final episode set to premiere on Friday, February 24, 2017. Over the course of its run, The PREVIEWS Party Podcast has examined Diamond Comic Distributor, Inc.’s monthly pre-order catalog, offering insights to listeners on the upcoming comics, graphic novels, and other merchandise that would be available in stores nationwide. Led by hosts Jason Enright (Fanbase Press Senior Contributor), Scott Rubin (Figures.com Collectibles Reviewer), Kristine Chester (Fanbase Press Senior Contributor), and Amanda Lawson (Manager of Emerald Knights Comics and Games), the show has educated comic book fans as to the exciting releases available, as well as the importance of pre-ordering and its effect on the comic book industry as a whole.
The Fanbase Press staff is very excited to be exhibiting at the Pasadena Comic and Toy Show! Taking place on Sunday, February 26, 2017, from 9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Pasadena Convention Center, the convention will feature independent and professional comic book creators, collectible and toy vendors, informational panels, a cosplay contest, and much more.
For comic book fans in the Southern California area, Long Beach Comic Expo is an annual event that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators, and creators of all pop culture genres. The convention will return once again this year, taking place from Saturday, February 18, and Sunday, February 19, 2017, with a plethora of phenomenal panels scheduled throughout the weekend. Today, Fanbase Press is honored to announce the inclusion of the Fanbase Press Presents: Inclusivity in the Comic Book Medium Panel which will take place on Saturday, February 18, at 3:30 p.m. in the Creators' Lab S-5. With panelists Yehudi Mercado (Hero Hotel, Rocket Salvage), Kit Steinkellner (Quince, Z: The Beginning of Everything), Emma Steinkellner (Quince, Xbox), Sebastian Kadlecik (Quince, Penguins vs. Possums), and Stefano Terry (The Gamma Gals) participating, we invite you to join in on the insightful and exciting event!
The Fanbase Press staff is very excited to be exhibiting at Long Beach Comic Expo next weekend, alongside a number of other talented independent creators! Taking place on Saturday, February 18, and Sunday, February 19, 2017, at the Long Beach Convention Center, the annual event is a celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators, and creators of all pop culture genres. Throughout the weekend, we will be reporting live from the convention floor, providing you with the coolest interviews, panel coverage, and photos - along with meeting fans at the Fanbase Press booth, where you can purchase all of our graphic novels! Plus, Fanbase Press' staff and contributors will be participating in quite a few intriguing panels throughout the weekend that you will not want to miss!
Fanbase Press is proud to announce that the Quality Time with Family Ties (QTWFT) podcast will return for its fifth season on Thursday, January 26, 2017!
January is HERO HOTEL MONTH at Fanbase Press! For those readers in the SoCal area who may be unable to attend the upcoming signing for Yehudi Mercado's all-ages graphic novel, Hero Hotel, at Earth-2 Comics on Saturday, January 14th, do not fret! Fanbase Press invites readers to attend not one, but TWO additional signings in the SoCal area this month! Readers of all ages are invited to meet creator Yehudi Mercado and to pick up a signed copy of the graphic novel at Nostalgic Books and Comics on Saturday, January 21, from 2-4 p.m. AND at Hi De Ho Comics on Sunday, January 22, from 3:30-5:00 p.m.!
Fanbase Press is excited to announce the newest addition to its publishing slate with The Gamma Gals, a creator-owned, 4-issue digital comic book series that features three D&D-loving teenage girls who awaken from a gamma-irradiated storm to discover they have extraordinary superpowers. Created, written, and illustrated by newcomer Stefano Terry, The Gamma Gals features a diverse cast of characters that aims to show all readers that everyone can be a superhero.
Fanbase Press is excited to announce that the conclusion to Penguins vs. Possums - Issue #8 - is now available for sale through ComiXology!
Fanbase Press invites readers to attend a signing for Yehudi Mercado's (Pantalones, TX, Rocket Salvage) all-ages graphic novel, Hero Hotel, which will take place at Earth-2 Comics in Sherman Oaks, CA, on Saturday, January 14, 2017, from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Readers of all ages are invited to meet creator Yehudi Mercado and to pick up a signed copy of the graphic novel! In addition, Mercado will be participating in the shop's S.C.R.A.W.L. art class from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., and young artists interested in the class should contact Earth-2 Comics for additional details.
The Fanbase Press staff is very excited to announce that they will be exhibiting at the first-ever Comic Excitement Convention, along with a host of other talented independent creators, cosplayers, and fans! Taking place from January 14-15, 2017, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Comic Excitement Convention is for fans of comic books, cosplay, anime, horror, science fiction, aviation, and space exploration.