About Brant Fowler

I'm a professional freelance letterer, logo designer and flatter, a writer (comics and prose), co-owner of www.comicrelated.com, member of www.comicfrontline.com, and co-founder and co-host of the Zone 4 Podcast, among other things.

There Can Be Only One #1: American Dream

From the Highlands of Zone 4 comes the next episode of THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE! Join Brant and Chris as they discuss the first episode of Highlander: The American Dream from IDW!

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Album: A Kind of Magic

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Zone 4 #329: Dollar Bin Christian Bale!

In this episode of Zone 4, Brant’s written out, Dollar Bin Christian Bale is in, and be vewy vewy quiet… it’s Bat Hunting Season!

The crew returns to discuss a very light week of news that spirals out of control. The Facebook Shout-Outs return in full effect. Then, just as the main topic (Comic Relaunches: Good or Bad for the Industry?) gets started, Brant gets booted out!

Listen in for all the insanity!

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There Can Be Only One #0: The Quickening

It’s finally here! There Can Be Only One debuts! Zone 4’s brand new podcast talking all things Highlander!

Brant “Macleod” and Chris “Macleod” bring you their thoughts, insights and hopes on and for the Highlander franchise. From movies, to TV, to comics and more!

In this zero episode, the two talk about their history with the franchise, and why the love it so much! Plus they tease discussion of the brand new comic coming out this week from IDW!

Find more from Zone 4 at www.Zone4Podcast.com, and of course right here on Comic Frontline!

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Airship 27 Podcast #24: Jezebel Johnson, Queen of Anarchy

Captain Ron Fortier and Chief Engineer Rob Davis return for another new episode of Airship 27.

This month, they discuss their new pirate book from writer Nancy Hansen, JEZEBEL JOHNSON, QUEEN OF ANARCHY! They also talk about what pulp categories are not en vogue these days, and who they see as the best new pulp hero out there.

This and much more!

Zone 4 #328: 2017 Comic & Genre Films

The crew returns for a brand new episode of your favorite comic discussion podcast, Zone 4!

We talk the Logan trailer, Secret Empire, comic conventions, and more.

Then we speculate about the 2017 slate of comic and genre films, promising to do a follow-up episode at the end of the year!

So what are you waiting for? Let’s enter the Zone!

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Airship 27 Podcast #23: Comanche Blood

Captain Ron Fortier and Chief Engineer Rob Davis return to the skies with a brand new episode of the Airship 27 Podcast!

This episode, they discuss their first release of 2017, Comanche Blood, updates on the Brother Bones movie (locations, casting and more!), their latest Sherlock Holmes volume on Radio Archives and more!

Plus, they spend a bulk of the episode answering listener questions before closing out the show!

Zone 4 #327: It’s Christmas Time in the Zone!

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Welcome to Chrispoint! The universe in which Chris Ventura was never born! It’s a Wonderful Life meets Flashpoint in our holiday skit to end the year!

After that, we discuss our most wanted presents, what we loved about comics in 2016, what we’re most looking forward to in 2017, news, and more!

Then, we discuss those properties that are drastically changed for various reasons, and whether this is a good or bad thing.

It’s all about the holiday spirit… and a little classic Zone 4 “discussion”… in this, the final episode of Zone 4 in 2016!

See you next year!

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Airship 27 Podcast #22: Farewell, Van Williams & Rob is Santa!

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Captain Ron Fortier and Chief Engineer Rob Davis return with the final Airship 27 Podcast of 2016!

This month, they discuss the sad passing of Green Hornet actor Van Williams, several of their latest releases including Captain Hazard Vol. 5, Rob playing Santa, Ron’s 70th birthday celebration, and much more!

Come aboard the fabled Airship 27 for one last ride in 2016!

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Zone 4 #326: Firebird? Really?! (Plus Doctor Strange & Daredevil!)

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The Zone 4 crew returns for a special holiday edition of the show! They share what they’re thankful for in the world of comics, talk headlines, and discuss Doctor Strange and Daredevil Season 1!

Plus, some hilarious outtakes with potential plans for a future episode!

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Black Friday Sale Extended!!!

Airship 27 Podcast #21: Phantoms, Scars and Lawmen

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Captain Ron Fortier and Chief Engineer Rob Davis return to the skies for another fun-filled episode of Airship 27 Podcast!

This episode, they discuss new releases of The Purple Scar Vol. 2, The Phantom Detective Vol. 1, and the latest on Lawman Bass Reeves!

So strap in for another hour of New Pulp delight in the Airship 27!

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Zone 4 #325: Halloween & The X-Men

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It’s time once again for the annual Zone 4 Halloween Skit!

The Zone 4 Players welcome you to another chilling adventure in… “Be Careful What You Wish For!”

Then, once the players find their way back to the show, they discuss comic television, some books they are reading, the latest with Comic Related, mourn the loss of Steve Dillon, talk other headlines, and then…

…it’s Topic Time! This episode, the crew discusses the upcoming new slate of X-Men titles, and what they would do with the X-Men franchise!

Join us on this grand adventure just days before… Halloween!

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Airship 27 Podcast #20: Mr. Jigsaw Goes to Hawaii!

Captain Ron Fortier and Chief Engineer Rob Davis return for the 20th episode of the Airship 27 Podcast!

In this episode, Ron discusses his recent trip to Hawaii where he met Mr. Jigsaw artist Gary Kato for the first time!

They also talk about the latest releases from Airship 27, Ravenwood Special Edition and Barry Baskerville’s Blue Bicycle, as well as their upcoming release of The Purple Scar. And much more!

So buckle in and get ready for the ride. UP, SHIP!

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Zone 4 #324: International Podcast Day!

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The Zone 4 crew returns for International Podcast Day! We discuss a bit about podcasting and how we got into it, which podcasts we listen to, and more.

We also discuss some comic book headlines, like the events of Titans #3, Captain America: Steve Rogers #5, the impact those issues have on their respective universes, Arrow, Agents of SHIELD, Lion King, and much more!

Plus, we give some Facebook Shout-Outs, talk about what’s going on with us, and have a lot of fun!

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International Podcast Day™ – September 30, 2017

Airship 27 Podcast #19: Dead Man’s Melody & Cape Noire!

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Captain Ron Fortier and Chief Engineer Rob Davis return with another episode of New Pulp goodness!

This episode, Ron and Rob discuss the latest release from Airship 27 Productions, Dead Man’s Melody, A Sam Dunne Mystery!

They also discuss Ron’s recent appearance at the Fort Collins Comic Con (links to a photo and interview with Ron from the show are below), as well as updates on the Brother Bones movie as Seattle slowly turns into Cape Noire!

All this and more in another exciting episode of Airship 27 Podcast!

Photo of Ron from Fort Collins Comic Con:

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2016/08/30/a-walk-through-fort-collins-comic-con/

Interview with Ron at Fort Collins Comic Con:

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Zone 4 #323: Suicide Squad

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The crew returns! This time they discuss the latest comic book movie, SUICIDE SQUAD! What did our fearless hosts think of the film? Listen to find out!

Plus, they discuss the latest news from in and around comics, and how Ron got his face on Bleeding Cool! And what Zone 4 episode would be complete without a few rants and tangents?

Facebook Shout-Outs makes a comeback as well, and much more!

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