This week the topic of our Quackcast was inspired buy my Friday newspost where I talked about how we relate to adaptions of created properties (fave comics or books turned into movies etc), and some of the challenges involved in creating adaptions.
i.e. Hollywood will often try to create a sure fire hit by adapting an already successful property (like Lord Of The Rings) into a movie. That property has massive fame and name recognition plus a lot of fan love and popularity. The challenge is to try and create a vision that appeals to the fans while also translating the books into films in such a way that it will easily appeal to the wider population outside of those fans and it can be a tricky process. In this Drunk Duck community webcomic podcast Banes and I discuss some of the pitfalls, cases when it's been done right, wrong, and extra-special!
Topics and Show Notes:
Words with Abby and Lydia - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/Words_with_Abby_and_Lydia/
The “Adaptions” article we based the Quackcast on - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/news/2014/nov/21/adaptations/
Special thanks to:
Musical genius Gunwallace - http://www.virtuallycomics.com
My amazing Co-host Banes - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/user/Banes
The theme song by Gunwallace this week was for:
Essay Bee Comics Presents Fusion http://theduckwebcomics.com/Essay_Bee_Comics_Presents_Fusion/ by EssayBee!