Apr 252015
 

Today we filmed at the legendary VILLAINOUS LAIR in San Diego.

We open the show today in a very musical manner (you’ll see) then we get into discussing indie game developer Tom Francis (of Gunpoint) and his series of videos teaching you how to make games WITH NO EXPERIENCE. Check those out here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DN6dZ…

We highlight a few choice nugs in our indy comic section: Teen Genesis and
Teen Genesis: http://www.farcornersstudios.com/
Evil Empire: http://www.boom-studios.com/series/ti…

Our guest today is Andy Schatz the man, the legend, the rad dude behind Pocketwatch Games – the company that brought you Monaco and is currently development on what they hope to be the most playable and fun Real Time Strategy game evvvver. Check out everything Andy and the crew are working on here:
http://www.pocketwatchgames.com/

As always, thank you guys so much for checking out our little show!!

Find more about what the dudes are up to when they aren’t nerding themselves silly:
http://www.facebook.com/battlecastshow
http://www.dlodband.com
http://www.meltcomics.com

Apr 252015
 

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This week we wlcome back one of our favorites, Jacob Semahn! Eddie and guest host Janette talk to Jacob about abunch of fun stuff! And then Aristotle joins in to tell us how good Age of Ultron is!

Follow @SaxonJacob on Twitter!

Apr 232015
 

heathers

GENTLY, WITH A CHAINSAW: A Heathers Art Show
It’s 1988 and it’s about time you went from a Girl Scout Cookie to a true Heather. Join the popular kids, the outcasts, and everyone in between as we pay artistic homage to one of the greatest teen cult classic films of all time.
Take your parents’ car and make your way to the Nerdist Showroom at Meltdown to enjoy free refreshments, a round of croquet in the photobooth, and maybe even some special guests! Our love is god, let’s go look at some art (and get a slushie).
This event is FREE! With FREE beer and wine!
Featuring over 65 artists, including:
Willy Roberts, Nico Colaleo, Kimber Hall, Arielle Ered, Sara Pocock, Austin Salmi, Starline Hodge, Madeline Schichtel, Julia Prescott. Kevyn Schmidt, Dylan Chudzynski, Lucy Mirando, Josh Cheney, Maggie Drew Brennan, Regina Morales, Danielle N. Kramer, Lindsey Davis, Rachel Adams, Jess Lane, Dawn Anderson, Roxanne Miller, Jessica Vohs, Jenny Rolapp, Laura Brown, Heather Kohos, Aurora Lady, Suki Rose-Etter, Penelope Gazin, Amanda Li, FUN CULT, Nina Rocca, Tiffany Ford, Sasha-Schotzko Harris, Katt Qian, Victoria Gokun. Spencer John Olson, Michael Thomas Grant, Nicole Zubia, Nicole Ellsworth, Trevor Jones, Jenny Fine, Mari De Monte, Ilyse Kullman, Kelsy Abbott, Natasha Kline, Amber McCall, Jessica Watkins-DeWinter, John Olsen , Tony Christopherson, Maritza Lugo, Hannah Kitziger, Daisy Church, Madison Queen, Zoë Moss, James P. Gibson, Jeremy Wojchihosky, Katie Tilford , Jackie Li, Vicki Marquette, Erika Paget, Lisa Wakiyama, Ashley Villers, Hilary Lile, Amber Adcock, Ali MacLean, Natalie James, Derek Heath
 
Meltdown Comics
7522 Sunset Bl. LA, CALIF 90046
(map)
Apr 202015
 

FilmThreatKickstarter

Film Threat Kickstart-A-Thon Takes Over Meltdown in Final Hours!
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/thatchrisgore/save-film-threat-and-bring-back-dvduesday

TomorrowTuesday
April 21, Film Threat CEO & Founder Chris Gore (G4, AOTS)
takes over Meltdown for a 12-hour fundraising telethon livestream to save
the original & best indie film zine!
  Join award-winning Directors, Writers, Artists and Personalities in-store at Meltdown Comics Hollywood on Sunset Blvd or watch online at YouTube.com/MeltdownComics   to help keep Film Threat alive!

The Kickstarter “STAFF PICK” project includes exclusive rewards from special guests available in store and online from 12 noon PT midnight during the final hours of the Film Threat kickstarter. Tune in online as Chris Gore attempts a full G4 Attack of the Show reunion live on air! Meet the award winning director of STARWOIDS and join a live podcast recording with TheOneRing.net.

Indie film and geek culture needs a digital magazine more than ever with an overwhelming slate of films, shows and podcasts now available on demand. What should I subscribe to? Who should I follow? FILM THREAT has always supported creators worthy of your attention and with your help will continue to be an honest and fresh voice in the filmmaking scene. Help continue the FILM THREAT story in its final day: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/thatchrisgore/save-film-threat-and-bring-back-dvduesday

EVENT DETAILS:
Film Threat Kickstart-a-thon Hosted by Chris Gore
WHERE: Meltdown Comics, 7522 Sunset Blvd Hollywood
WHEN: Tuesday April 21, 12 noon – midnight