Retro Fanfic Retrospective

Retro Fanfic Retrospective

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Episode 150: Godzilla - Godzilla vs Cthulhu
February 27, 2023

Kai and Sergio of the So You Think You Can Fanon podcast join us for a battle of the oceanic titans, as written by professional author C.L. Werner. Japan has a Deep One cult problem, but don't worry,

RFR Special Episode - Shipping Roundtable
February 13, 2023

In honor of that day where you can buy heart-shaped chocolate, we discuss the concept and practice of shipping. Is it shipping if we don't actually like the characters involved? How about if we're so

Episode 149: Addams Family: The Last Rites of Wednesday Addams
January 30, 2023

Serena joins us on this Monday to talk about Wednesday, but not the Wednesday from Tim Burton's Wednesday, although you'd better believe we talk about that anyway. In the story, Wednesday must decide

RFR Special Episode - Therapy for Batman
January 16, 2023

Gaelan returns to offer his expertise as an art therapist while we try to figure out how to provide therapy for "old Batman." We revisit "Only One Can Wear the Crown," a Batman Beyond fanfic, with Gae

Episode 148: The Sentinel - Unsung
January 02, 2023

We welcome back ChaosBlue of the Fanfic Maverick podcast, a true Fanfiction First Responder ready to jump into action to help in any fandom emergency.  A natural catastrophe pushes Jim's powers, and h

Episode 147: The Muppet Christmas Carol
December 19, 2022

At what point does "movie adaption" become fanfiction? Possibly when you double the number of Marleys and add a talking rat. Or maybe not, but that's not going to stop us from talking about the Muppet

Episode 146 - Dungeons & Dragons - The Gamers
December 05, 2022

Tory, Amado, and Della (and don't forget Mark!) look back over their hastily-scribbled session notes about The Gamers, which might not be fan fiction but is definitely a fan project. And what they're

Episode 145: Godzilla - Godzilla vs. Jagereth
November 21, 2022

Telepathic homeless orphan high-school student Miki Segusa finds herself psychically linked to the King of the Monsters himself. Will they be able to relate to each other? Will Godzilla defeat the Fly

Episode 144: Batman Beyond - Two Short Fanfics
November 07, 2022

We plunge into the DCAU ass-backwards with two short Batman Beyond stories. In "Only One Can Wear the Crown," Bat "Bruce Wayne" Man reminiscences about how goddamn good Dick Grayson was at acrobatics.

RFR Special Episode - Anime Music Videos
October 24, 2022

Anime Music Videos: the carefully-crafted works of transformative media that we watched in our youth, largely because downloading full episodes of anime off the internet was nigh impossible. Tory, Del