The following is an interview with Tony Preciado and Rhode Montijo, the creators of Super Grammar, a book series designed to help students of all ages learn the rules of English grammar. In this interview, Fanboy Comics Managing Editor Barbra Dillon chats with Preciado and Montijo about how superheroes and sequential art can be effective learning tools in the classroom, the inspiration behind Super Grammar, and how and when you can purchase this fantastic educational material for your own students.
This interview was conducted on August 17, 2012.
The following is an interview with comic book writer Scott Davis, who is the co-writer for Bluewater Productions' new comic book series, Dorian Gray. In this interview, Fanboy Comics Contributor Tony Caballero talks with Davis about his inspiration for returning to the classics, the challenges of working with an unsympathetic protagonist, and what the future holds of the series.
This interview was conducted on August 7, 2012.
At Emerald Knights - Comics and Games in Burbank, CA, Fanboy Comics Managing Editor Barbra Dillon talks with writer Mairghread Scott about her new creator-owned comic, Triage, from WE Comics. Mairghread gives us the scoop on why she wanted to work with artist Candace Ellis (Womanthology) and what you can expect from the first issue, available now digitally and in print!
The following is an interview with comic book artist Steven Swenston, who has worked with a number of publishers including Marvel and TSR. In this interview, Fanboy Comics Managing Editor Barbra Dillon talks with Swenston about his experience in the industry, his preference for hard copy comics, and his own artistic influences.
This interview was conducted on July 22, 2012.
The following is an interview with comic book writer Tom Pinchuk, who is the creator of Hybrid Bastards and Unimaginable. In this interview, Fanboy Comics President Bryant Dillon talks with Pinchuk about his work on the upcoming anthology New Breeds, his recommendations for breaking into the comic book industry, and how he became Long Beach Comic-Con's champion of all things Street Fighter.
This interview was conducted on July 24, 2012.
At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, Fanboy Comics Creative Director Sam Rhodes talked with artist Jason Shawn Alexander about his transition from comics to gallery work, how he initially got his start, and why he will never leave the sequential art medium.
At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, cartoonist Dave Kellett talks with Fanboy Comics Creative Director Sam Rhodes about his ongoing comics, Drive and Sheldon, as well as his documentary (Stripped) chronicling the changing nature of cartooning as print becomes less viable.
At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, artist Matt Jacobs talks with Fanboy Comics Creative Director Sam Rhodes about his work on The Arcs, an upcoming FBC graphic novel written by Michael D. Poisson, as well as what he's looking forward to at Comic-Con 2012!
At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, Fanboy Comics Creative Director Sam Rhodes talks with Marjorie Liu about her run on Astonishing X-Men that saw the first gay marriage in Marvel Comics history, bringing X-23 back for the ceremony, and the differences between writing comics and novels.
At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, Fanboy Comics Contributor Jason Enright talks with Mairghread Scott (Transformers Prime) and Mike Johnson (Supergirl and IDW's Star Trek) about their big SDCC announcement regarding a new IDW miniseries called Transformers: Rage of the Dinobots that will bring the Dinobots into the Transformers Prime continuity. They highlight the push towards one unified Transformers continuity, and we get the exclusive scoop from two of the creators!