Articles Posted in the " Fan Works " Category

  • Book Review: A Hero At The End Of The World

    Last year I wrote an article fangirling over Big Bang Press, an indie publisher that set out to publish original fiction by fan fiction authors. They blew past their Kickstarter funding goal at the end of last year, and since then they have been working towards publishing three novels by well-loved fan fiction authors. Their […]


  • Web Series Recommendation: Carmilla

    For anyone that watched The Lizzie Bennett Diaries and thought, “this would be better with lesbian vampires”…boy do I have good news for you! Carmilla is a web series based on Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu’s 1872 Gothic novella about a young woman drawn to a female vampire named Carmilla. The story pre-dates Bram Stoker’s Dracula […]


  • Con*Quest Adventure Journals – Keeping Track of Con Memories

    As frequent con-goers, we’re obviously huge fans of keeping track of all of our convention memories. Just look at our Conventions section for how thorough we are. While prepping to attend San Diego Comic Con this year, a woman named Shelley Harper reached out to us with her project for helping others keep track of […]


  • Ravager: Female Superhero Fan Film Kickstarter

    As you know,  I have a soft spot for both fan projects and female-led films.  I stumbled across a Kickstarter project called Ravager by Richard Cassidy, which fits the bill in both categories. This particular project revolves around Rose Wilson (Ravager), the daughter of the infamous assassin Deathstroke. Rose has appeared in a number of […]




  • BiteCon is Back: 2015 Indiegogo Launches June 1st

    Fan-run convention BiteCon’s first event was so fabulous that it seems almost impossible to top, but that’s not going to stop them from trying. It’s been less than a month since the convention ended, but the BiteCon team are already preparing for next year. The dates have been set for May 1-3 2015, and they […]


  • Howling for Howlercon

    Those Teen Wolf fans on the east that have been prevented from attending previous events (like BiteCon) finally have their chance at Howler Con. Howler Con a New Jersey based fan convention that will be held November 14-16th, 2014 at The Hilton Newark Airport. It is a joint collaboration between Fandom, Give Back! and Tyler Hoechlin Online. The […]


  • Interview: Taking a Bite out of The Bite Convention

    Do you love Teen Wolf? Do you love conventions? Do you love it when fans work together to create something amazing? If you’re answer to any or all of the above is ‘yes’, then you will love The Bite Convention, a fan operated convention scheduled for April 18-20, 2014 in Los Angeles. So far the […]