4 Tales Podcast

4 Tales Podcast

2 blerds: Danny (4th Wall Productions) & Kyrun (Taurus Comics) create 1 bi-weekly podcast to discuss life as black men, fathers, and comic creators. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

What is the 4 Tales Podcast
Trailer 45 sec

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Danny & Kyrun talk with David Crownson to talk about bringing Harriet Tubman from a dream, to a comic, to the screen.  Follow Harriett's path at https://kingwoodcomics.com/   Click this link to listen to the podcast live https://bio.link/4talespodcast Get a copy of Danny's books at https://www.4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at https://www.tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Nov 13

58 min 44 sec

Danny & Kyrun are joined again with Michael Watson of Freestyle  Komics to talk about his current campaign: Emerald Quest. Find out about this exciting book and what else Michael has up his sleeves. Check out the campaign at https://www.fskgo.com See the interview live on FB, Twitter, Twitch here: bio.link/4talespodcast Get a copy of Danny's books at https://www.4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at https://www.tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Nov 6

1 hr 10 min

The legendary writer and artist on titles such as Aquaman, Doom Patrol, Nova, Spiderman, and creator of Savage Dragon: Erik Larsen sits down with Danny and Kyrun. We talk about the future of Savage Dragon. With the addition of Ant, will the Larsen universe expand? What magic word did Savage Dragon use to say to change? Where does Erik's love of comics come from? Find Erik's work at savagedragon.com Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Oct 30

53 min 12 sec

Co-Creator of King Supreme, Wolly McNair talks to Danny & Kyrun. Wolly has had his works seen in comics, games, and museums. The guys sit down to discuss how he got into comics. How his daughter inspired one of his books. The process of creating a comic between him and Danny. What famous artist helped shape Wolly's unique art style. All that, Danny's Quick takes, and a lot of laughs.  Find Wolly's work at oncemperors.com Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com  Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Oct 16

1 hr 10 min

Katrina  Roets; writer and editor of Rain, The Tether, Tales from the Toy Store,  Apo's Army, Essence House, and more sit down to talk to Danny &  Kyrun about her new book Return to the Toy Store: Short Stories for  Kids. We will discuss how she balances being a writer and an editor. What drives her to create. Why she hates penguins and more. Find Katrina Roets' work at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/katrinaroets/back-to-the-toy-store-short-stories-for-kids Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Oct 9

1 hr 2 min

Danny & Kyrun take a moment to catch up on things. We talk about the new Venom movie compared to cartoons and comics. You get a dose of  Danny AND Kyrun's Quicktakes where we find out Danny's favorite Caroline Panther's player and what Kyrun thinks of Spider-man: No Way Home (  hint, he knows a man, who knows a man, who knows a guy). All that and more. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Oct 9

1 hr 4 min

This week Danny & Kyrun sit down with Greg Moquin from Seer Nova Comics. The guys discuss how 2020 destroyed Seer Nova's plans for comics, but also how he plans to rebound. We talk about how Greg plans to use the Seer Nova platform to help promote other creators along with his own work. We discuss what Sheppard's pie is during Danny's Quick takes. And what movies everyone is looking forward too.  Find Greg's work at Seernovacomics.com Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Sep 24

54 min 57 sec

Kyrun sits down and announces a huge upgrade for the 4 Tales Podcast. Join us Sept 18th, 2021 at 7am pacific or 10am eastern for a great time. He also discusses upcoming projects from Taurus Comics and answers questions. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Sep 15

15 min 18 sec

Sorry folks, no episode this week. What we have instead is a short highlight reel of the first half of season 1. Get Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Read Kyrun's books at tauruscomics.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Sep 10

2 min 52 sec

This week Danny J Quick and Kyrun Silva sit down with another Dan. Former Image comics, Marvel Comics, and DC Comics creator Dan "aka Fragaboom" Fraga. Find out how Erik Larsen's words inspired Dan Fraga to become a comic creator. How being a stalker helped get Dan into comics. How Dan almost went from being a Navy shipman to a comic artist. What is Dan's favorite comic work? Find out what movie does Danny J Quick like that he shouldn't. Find out what Dan Fraga and the late great Michael Turner would do as a game in their works. All that and more in this week's episode. After listening to the episode, you can play "Find Dan Fraga" in the CNN segment about Image comics here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHhNZ73sC0k Find Dan Fraga's work at https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/fragaboom-s-black-flag-pineapple-perception-comic#/ Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Aug 27

1 hr 1 min

No Danny J Quick? No problem. Due to scheduling concerns, Danny wasn't able to record, but we got the next best thing: friend of the show Dan Bethel! This week Dan and Kyrun are pleased to have writer and podcaster, Gene Hoyle on the show. Gene is the writer of the series Gateway Runners, and also runs the podcast Nerd Nation Radio. Listen in to find out what books Gene grew up reading, what passions outside of comics does Gene have, and what's coming up in the future for him. Find Gene's work by searching here Get a copy of Dan Bethel's books at longjohncomic.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com Gene - Blue & Gold, Amazing Spiderman, Immortal hulk Dan Bethel- Boss Fight games, Art of howl's moving castle, Aposimz Kyrun - Spawn Universe, Skybound X, Usagi Yojimbo --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Aug 13

49 min 36 sec

Here it is! Episode 10. Danny & Kyrun sit down with the snack god from Konkret Comics, Lonzo Starr. Find out how the self-published comic Dark Eagle sparked the flame inside Lonzo to create his own comic, which branched off into the Konkret universe. How does Lonzo juggle being a family man, making comics and music? What is Lonzo's favorite cereal? What did Danny dig up for his Quick Takes? Find out all and more in this episode.  Read Konkret comics books at konkretcomics.com Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com Books we read this week: Lonzo - Crescent City Monster, Harriet Tubman Demon Slayer, Watchman, Andy Starboy Danny - Far Sector Kyrun - Darum, Captain of the Stars, Ti Lung Fortune House --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Jul 30

48 min 37 sec

Danny and Kyrun sit down with the Fivestar fam: Tony Klapper and Fish Lee. Tony is the creator and writer of Fivestar. Fish is the new artist on Fivestar, along with the artist on the Sentinels. The group talks about the struggles of finding ways to fund crowdfunding campaigning. What it's like hosting a podcast. The future of Fivestar. What it's like being a creator with tourists.  Read Tony's Fivestar at facebook.com/fivestarfridays Check up on Fish's work at mrfishcomics.com Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com Books we read this week: Tony: None T_T Fish: Xob the Lightning Wielder (Taurus Comics) Danny: Surgeon (Unlikely Heroes), Sojourner (DC Comics), Long John webcomic, and Spirit's Destiny Kyrun: Ant (Image Comics), The Shield (Archie comics), and Snake Eyes Endgame (IDW) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Jul 23

1 hr 21 min

Danny and Kyrun sit down with writer Specks Thompson to talk about his book Legacy of the View. We discuss Speck's passion for music, anime, and comics. We discuss his influences in music and comics. We also talk about anime and mangas and how they helped shape his creation.  Read Speck Thompson's book at https://legacyoftheview.com/ Want to support the 4 Tales guys? Support us on Patreon: patreon.com/4talespodcast Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com Books we read this week: Specks: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Static Shock Danny: Super!, Watchman,  Kyrun: Static Shock, Milestone, Blowtorch, and CHESS --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Jul 16

46 min 54 sec

Danny and Kyrun sit down with comiker and podcaster Dan Bethel. Dan writes and draws the hit webcomic, Long John. What drives Dan to make comics after almost 15 years, even while working a full-time job and producing a weekly podcast? How did the Jack in the box restaurant chain inspire Dan to create one of the characters in Long john? Also discussed on the show: What does Danny do while cyberstalking our guests? Bat nipples? We're talking about bat nipples now? Who is the best Xman? How the CW is doing the new Batwoman actress wrong. Read Dan Bethel's book at http://www.longjohncomic.com/ Want to support the 4 Tales guys? Support us on Patreon: patreon.com/4talespodcast Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com Books we read this week: Dan Bethel: Akira: A manga (R)evolution, Wildcast 1-10 Danny: Zoom and boom! from Monarchs comic Kyrun: Xmen Days of future past, Creech, Tech Jacket, Ash, Tiny Wizards --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Jul 2

1 hr 19 min

Award-winning creator Michael Watson from Freestyle Komics joins Danny and Kyrun this week. Michael the artist, creator, and writer of Hotshot talks about what inspired him to create his hit series and what keeps him driving to make comics after almost a decade in the business. During Danny's Quick Takes things get heated as Danny fires off a series of My Hero Academia themed questions. Support Michael's Hotshot book at freestylekomics.net Want to support the 4 Tales guys? Support us on Patreon: patreon.com/4talespodcast Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Jun 18

1 hr 30 min

Danny and Kyrun are pleased to talk to writer and Edge creator Marvin Wynn. From Second Sight publishing, the Edge focuses on a group of people with powers, but those powers are killing them. Marvin has been self-producing his book the Edge since 2012, working with artist Mark V. He describes what it's like working on his own and also working with different publishing companies. We also have Danny's Quicktakes where we get a deep dive into video games and mystery meat.  Read the Edge at http://theedgecomic.com/ Get more books from Second Sight at http://secondsightpublishing.com/ Want to support the guys? Support us on Patreon: patreon.com/4talespodcast Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Jun 4

1 hr 1 min

Eric Cockrell and Chuck Pineau join Danny & Kyrun to talk about time travel, aliens, and editing comics. Eric and Chuck are the novelists behind the hit serial podcast Essence House. We discuss the differences between writing a novel and writing comics. Why it takes so long to produce a comic, and what the guys have planned for the future. We also find out why Chuck has not commissioned Kyrun to draw another comic for him. If you want to listen to Chuck and Eric's audio series head over to Essencehousestory.com Also, look at Eric's books at studioerbo.com You can see what Chuck is working on at facebook.com/BonfirePress Want to support the guys? Support us on Pateron: patreon.com/4talespodcast Get a copy of Danny's books at 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's book at Tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

May 21

1 hr 19 min

Danny and Kyrun talk with NPC Comics' Jaimel Hemphill. Based out of the bay area, Jaimel has been producing comics for years. The guys dive into the ups and downs of making comics with Jaimel. We also introduce a new feature called Danny's Quick takes, which end up not being that quick. Read all of NPC Comics' titles at npccomics.com Get Danny's books at https://www.4thwallpros.com/ Check out Kyrun's books at tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

May 7

1 hr

Danny & Kyrun sit down with Lumberjax creator Morgan Iverson. Morgan details how he started not knowing anything about comics and has now become a successful comic book writer. The guys deep dive into what drives Morgan into writing hard-hitting stories. Danny is able to get Morgan to open up about upcoming projects and find out what causes Kyrun to become so aggravated that he walks away from the recording session. Check out Morgan's current Kickstarter campaign below: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/dannyjquick/lumberjax-power-by-any-means --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Apr 23

49 min 21 sec

it's here! The first episode of the 4 tales podcast. Danny and Kyrun sit down and get to know each other more while introducing themselves and their love of comics and anime in this first episode. Listen as the guys discuss the reasons why they got into comics, some of their favorite memories, and find out which one busted their head open while playing Ninja Turtles. Pick up Danny's books at: 4thwallpros.com Check out Kyrun's books at: tauruscomics.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Apr 16

46 min 3 sec

2  blerds (Danny (4th Wall Productions) & Kyrun (Taurus Comics))  create 1 bi weekly podcast to discuss life as black men, fathers and  comic creators. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4talespodcast/support

Apr 14

45 sec