Arthur and Eames only share a handful of moments in Christopher Nolan’s Inception – however, the subjects of episode 18 somehow managed to take fandom by storm.
The Shipping (Pod)Cast Posts
Inspired by the friendship between Dominic Sherwood & Matthew Daddario, who portray our OTP Jace & Alec, I took the opportunity to talk with some ladies from Jalec Squad about on- and off-screen chemistry, touching on the topic of real person shipping.
In episode 17 we revisit another fandom – this time, we’re looking at Boku No Hero Academia from the perspective of Aida, who ships previous podcast object Bakugou Katsuki with Kirishima Eijirou and shares some of the reasons why she loves how their relationship develops in canon as well as plenty of fanworks for you to enjoy.
In the longest and most-indepth episode to date, we revisit the Marvel universe as Meeya delves into the decades-long history of Steve Rogers and Tony Stark in their many iterations.
Unsurprisingly, this episode contains themes not for the faint of heart – yet despite my own cannibalism squick, Stitch was a very insightful and fun interview partner, not just when it came to Hannigram. We found plenty of common fandom ground, leading to a few detours, which I hope you enjoy as much as I did!
This first special Patreon episode is all about the awesome steampunky concept band Steam Powered Giraffe. They consist of a bunch of steam-powered robots, and @maya-zulf introduces me to their wide-ranging lore and funky music with great enthusiasm.
Apologies for the delay in posting, but I promise my chat with Holly about Finn, Rey and the role of race in fandom is totally worth it, even if it’s a bit heavier fare than normal.
After having to scrap the originally planned episode 13, luckily LJ jumped into the breach and talked with me about the canon femslash ship of Korra and Asami from Legend of Korra, the sequel series to Avatar: The Last Airbender.
In this episode we revisit Percy Jackson, a fandom we already covered all the way back in episode 4. However, the beauty of fandom is that there is no right way to ship, and this time I’m talking with Matilda about the canon ship of Percy and Annabeth.
Episode 11 brings us our first musical with Dear Evan Hansen – but while the songs are undeniably catchy, the story they tell is anything but fluffy, making for a fascinating interview about the Tree Bros with Nich aka bbcotaku.