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The Fandom Files

By SYFY WIRE

A podcast about people who really, really love stuff — and the people who make that stuff. We dive into the world of geek fan culture, interviewing both devoted fans and creators about their favorite comics, movies, TV shows, and how they celebrate them. From famous filmmakers to fan fiction writers, and celebrities to cosplayers, we are like a weekly Comic-Con party for your ears.Follow us on Twitter: @FandomFilesSYFY.

  1. 1.
    Disney+ subscribers, here's what to watch11/11/2019
    45:09
  2. 2.
    Monster therapy (and many, many other funny topics) with Frank Lesser10/28/2019
    1:42:56
  3. 3.
    The Blair Witch Project director explains how they fooled the world10/21/2019
    27:25
  4. 4.
    Joe Manganiello is King Geek, sworn protector of the nerds10/07/2019
    45:25
  5. 5.
    Geeky Wedding Planning: How to make nerdy nuptials and stay classy09/30/2019
    59:35
  6. 6.
    Cat Cosplay welcomes us to the world of geeky pets09/23/2019
    42:47
  7. 7.
    Legendary actor Richard Kind sits at our crowded table09/16/2019
    35:42
  8. 8.
    Episode 100! Loki's staff, Chuck E.'s cheese, and Amouranth's stream09/02/2019
    59:54
  1. 9.
    Playing with Ken Jennings and Magic: The Gathering's Richard Garfield08/21/2019
    48:57
  2. 10.
    We stan Tom Hiddleston and Jake Gyllenhaal08/12/2019
    58:05
  3. 11.
    We smell what The Rock is cooking08/05/2019
    56:21
  4. 12.
    Sen. Cory Booker geeks out with us at SDCC07/26/2019
    26:55
  5. 13.
    Where are the Stranger Things kids today?07/15/2019
    1:14:35
  6. 14.
    Seth Green takes us to Thailand and breaks some Robot Chicken news07/08/2019
    30:36
  7. 15.
    The ASMR episode with Gibi!07/01/2019
    42:25
  8. 16.
    Bonus Episode: Boarding Party!06/25/2019
    13:40
  9. 17.
    Dark Phoenix, Men in Black: International, and other disappointments06/24/2019
    59:05
  10. 18.
    Harry and the Potters, wizard rock icons, have apparated back!06/17/2019
    43:23
  11. 19.
    Who's crazier: nerds or sports fans?06/10/2019
    1:26:07
  12. 20.
    Inside Godzilla: King of the Monsters with director Michael Dougherty05/31/2019
    20:52
  13. 21.
    Marvel and Star Wars writer Ethan Sacks on Episode IX and Galaxy's Edge stories05/22/2019
    44:51
  14. 22.
    Detective Pikachu screenwriters help us catch (and cast) 'em all05/16/2019
    32:53
  15. 23.
    Cosplay star Yaya Han takes us inside her geek-wear empire05/13/2019
    46:22
  16. 24.
    Karl Urban on The Boys and his adventure through fandom05/06/2019
    19:25
  17. 25.
    Why we grieve Game of Thrones, Avengers, and other fictional heroes04/29/2019
    1:04:04
  18. 26.
    Avengers: Endgame — Fan theories and surprising statistics04/22/2019
    1:17:06
  19. 27.
    Nintendo's most prolific fan and Pokemon movies04/15/2019
    1:12:12
  20. 28.
    Game of Thrones special! Who will sit on the Iron Throne?04/08/2019
    1:13:44
  21. 29.
    Alien: The Play — Meet the kids and teachers behind the viral sensation03/29/2019
    55:01
  22. 30.
    Critical Role's Travis Willingham & Sam Riegel on Kickstarter and fan questions!03/25/2019
    45:32
  23. 31.
    Batman experts celebrate the Dark Knight's 80th anniversary03/18/2019
    58:18
  24. 32.
    Exploring K-Pop and K-Dramas with Soompi.com!03/11/2019
    1:01:12
  25. 33.
    SungWon Cho (ProZD) returns to talk about his life in Hollywood03/04/2019
    48:52
  26. 34.
    Hollywood Medium Tyler Henry tells us how he talks to spirits02/25/2019
    55:08
  27. 35.
    The video game nonprofit that's changing the world02/18/2019
    50:35
  28. 36.
    Felicia Day takes us on a voyage to the stars!02/11/2019
    45:11
  29. 37.
    The man who made The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot02/04/2019
    43:26
  30. 38.
    Comedy Central's Corporate stars love proposal videos, animal friendship, and ennui01/28/2019
    49:50
  31. 39.
    How to make Star Trek fandom into a career01/21/2019
    1:22:31
  32. 40.
    Colbert, Marvel Comics, and comedy writer Daniel Kibblesmith has the dream career01/14/2019
    1:04:16
  33. 41.
    The biggest Lego experts in the world (and a whole new Fandom Files)!01/07/2019
    54:42
  34. 42.
    Santa Claus himself gives pointers to aspiring mall santas12/24/2018
    42:50
  35. 43.
    Extreme toy collectors and hobbyists create the world's biggest database12/17/2018
    41:11
  36. 44.
    The Garbage Pail Kids are back and just as gloriously sick as ever12/10/2018
    50:43
  37. 45.
    Director Joe Dante looks back on Gremlins 2 and his favorite movies and comics11/30/2018
    39:40
  38. 46.
    Early YouTube viral stars went from Lasagna Cat to Key & Peele11/26/2018
    1:02:26
  39. 47.
    The creator of Star Wars fandom remembers the father of anime fandom11/19/2018
    39:16
  40. 48.
    The weird, abandoned, and mythical theme parks of Defunctland11/12/2018
    47:56
  41. 49.
    Inside Japan's growing legion of adorable, bizarre mascots11/05/2018
    49:19
  42. 50.
    Disney cover band The Little Mermen live the wholesome rock star life10/29/2018
    1:03:59
  43. 51.
    The Berenstain Bears "cinematic" universe10/15/2018
    1:01:26
  44. 52.
    Adi Shankar deep in conversation at NYCC10/08/2018
    49:24
  45. 53.
    There's a Chuck E. Cheese's fan convention, where adults can be kids10/01/2018
    41:32
  46. 54.
    Beto O'Rourke, Obama, and Trump: Exploring political fandom09/23/2018
    55:07
  47. 55.
    Geeky drag star Erika Klash is blazing a trail for nerds and drag queens alike 09/17/2018
    47:12
  48. 56.
    SNL Star Taran Killam Loves the X-Men, Avengers, Spoilers, and Star Wars09/10/2018
    25:08
  49. 57.
    Nerdy Jobs: Career geeks share their secrets to living the dream09/03/2018
    1:08:50
  50. 58.
    Nerd Fitness: Get a superhero body IRL with an MMORPG08/27/2018
    59:14
  51. 59.
    Queer Fanfiction: Where it comes from and why it's so damn important08/20/2018
    47:55
  52. 60.
    LGBTQ geeks unite at Flamecon, the world's largest queer comic con08/13/2018
    47:11
  53. 61.
    Rehire James Gunn! Release the Snyder Cut! Fan petitions, explored08/06/2018
    1:07:25
  54. 62.
    George Takei won't censor himself or take the politics out of sci-fi08/02/2018
    18:16
  55. 63.
    William Yu's #StarringJohnCho and #SeeAsAmStar put Asian-American stars in the spotlight07/30/2018
    58:40
  56. 64.
    Gunn, Godzilla, GBuffy! Debating San Diego Comic-Con's biggest stories07/23/2018
    1:01:37
  57. 65.
    SDCC: Cosplaying Corps Dance Crew combine nerd love and hip hop dance07/21/2018
    36:39
  58. 66.
    Live From the Hall H* at San Diego Comic-Con! (*line)07/19/2018
    56:11
  59. 67.
    Lindsay Ellis is a Transformers scholar and YouTube star07/16/2018
    1:01:58
  60. 68.
    Looking for Leia, searching for sanity in the Star Wars fandom07/09/2018
    1:00:06
  61. 69.
    Inside Toy Story Land at Disney World and a summer theme park preview07/02/2018
    50:32
  62. 70.
    Cosplay and ASMR star Amouranth is live-streaming her life06/25/2018
    39:08
  63. 71.
    Veep & Seinfeld's David Mandel on creating his all-time comics and movies props collection06/18/2018
    1:15:33
  64. 72.
    Rifftrax and MST3K's Kevin Murphy riffs on his favorite bad movies06/11/2018
    45:42
  65. 73.
    Jeff Goldblum's distinctive scent, Jodie Foster's accent and other Hotel Artemis facts06/06/2018
    44:52
  66. 74.
    Deadpool writer Gerry Duggan on killing Wade, his Analog movie and Star Wars comic06/04/2018
    1:01:25
  67. 75.
    How official Star Wars stories get written, with Lucasfilm fan/author Jason Fry05/25/2018
    50:35
  68. 76.
    Inside the Marvel Museum: Explore the rarest comic books and sweetest MCU props05/21/2018
    1:03:51
  69. 77.
    Inside the biggest comic book collection in the world (as certified by Guinness Book of World Records!)05/14/2018
    1:09:31
  70. 78.
    Titmouse founder Chris Prynoski lives the Dungeons & Dragons player's dream05/07/2018
    44:00
  71. 79.
    Avengers: Infinity War, Game of Thrones and the TV/movie deaths that make us cry IRL05/03/2018
    1:04:33
  72. 80.
    A Doctor Who star goes serial killer and why MoviePass could save cinema04/30/2018
    25:48
  73. 81.
    Inside the anime club in the New England Patriots' locker room04/23/2018
    44:51
  74. 82.
    Wil Wheaton on the state of geek fandom in 2018 and his new books04/19/2018
    28:44
  75. 83.
    Superman's legacy & what superheroes mean to culture, with Glen Weldon04/16/2018
    1:07:22
  76. 84.
    Creator of Rampage reveals game Easter eggs & gushes about The Rock04/09/2018
    1:06:53
  77. 85.
    Jesus Pwns: Can Gamechurch bring god to the gamer?04/01/2018
    55:57
  78. 86.
    Want to break into writing comic books? Marc Bernardin has some advice for you03/26/2018
    57:02
  79. 87.
    NFL star Mike Daniels on his love of anime and football's huge anime fandom03/19/2018
    38:30
  80. 88.
    Fan Theory Extravaganza! Star Wars, Doctor Who, Avengers and more!03/12/2018
    1:09:58
  81. 89.
    My Little Pony: Fandom is Magic — Inside the Pony fandom03/05/2018
    52:28
  82. 90.
    OG Otaku: Loving Godzilla, tokusatsu and anime before they were cool02/26/2018
    1:04:49
  83. 91.
    Wakanda Forever! On Black Panther’s impact, with Jamil Smith and Jamie Broadnax 02/19/2018
    54:20
  84. 92.
    Erotic fan fiction writers read their steamiest stories!02/12/2018
    1:23:49
  85. 93.
    YouTube star SungWon Cho started with Mario fan fiction and anime pirating02/05/2018
    56:12
  86. 94.
    Why one expert says He-Man is the "gayest show ever"01/29/2018
    1:04:18
  87. 95.
    Power Rangers — Morphin' into adults, a devoted fanbase remains01/22/2018
    1:06:36
  88. 96.
    Star Wars — Lucasfilm's Top Secret Star Wars Files01/15/2018
    46:00
  89. 97.
    The Magicians — Hale Appleman and Summer Bishil Answer Fan Questions01/10/2018
    17:54
  90. 98.
    Marvel's Agent M — Ryan Penagos teases Marvel's future projects 01/08/2018
    1:12:50
  91. 99.
    Lord of the Rings Fans — Talkin' Tolkien on His Birthday01/01/2018
    1:08:44
  92. 100.
    Doctor Who Fans — Simon Guerrier, Doctor Who author12/25/2017
    59:40
  93. 101.
    Star Wars Fans — A Colleague Remembers Carrie Fisher and Reviews The Last Jedi12/20/2017
    52:31
  94. 102.
    Paul Scheer — Lifelong Disney Parks Superfan12/18/2017
    46:14
  95. 103.
    Disney Fans — Trailblazing Disney Food Blogger12/11/2017
    52:11
  96. 104.
    Star Trek Fans — Trek Cosplay Expert and Blogger12/04/2017
    46:44
  97. 105.
    Sherlock Holmes Fans — Slash Fiction Writers and Detective Podcasters11/27/2017
    1:09:54
  98. 106.
    Pokémon Fans — Podcasters and Poké-love Experts11/20/2017
    1:10:27
  99. 107.
    Gundam Fans — Gunpla Builders and Talk Show Hosts11/13/2017
    1:04:30
  100. 108.
    Star Wars Fans — Lightsaber Combat Experts11/13/2017
    1:00:03

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