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Batteries not Included

Quality
HD
Season
1
Year:
2016
Some of the most accomplished toy, game, and content creators from the...
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Cast & Crew
Director
Josh Folan
Cast
Larry Hama, Bob Budiansky, Garry Kitchen
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"X-Writer Fanfare" with Larry Hama
"X-Writer Fanfare" with Larry Hama
Episode
Episode 1
Year:
2016
Runtime:
11 Min
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Hama explains the inter-office politics and workflow when you're a writer in the gargantuan Marvel X-Men universe, and then sends a comic and toy nerd off the rails when he suggests a letter Folan wrote to Wolverine as a kid.
"If You're In Baaaaaaaaaaddd Trouble" with Larry Hama
"If You're In Baaaaaaaaaaddd Trouble" with Larry Hama
Episode
Episode 2
Year:
2016
Runtime:
7 Min
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Hama explains how he went about taking over writing duties on Marvel's Wolverine comic book in the 80's and what makes Wolverine such an iconic character.
"Angst & Assuredness" with Larry Hama
"Angst & Assuredness" with Larry Hama
Episode
Episode 3
Year:
2016
Runtime:
6 Min
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Hama explains the differences in writing for the two comic majors - Marvel & DC - and how much more unsure of themselves Marvel characters tend to be than their DC counterparts.
"What Entertains Me" with Larry Hama
"What Entertains Me" with Larry Hama
Episode
Episode 4
Year:
2016
Runtime:
5 Min
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Hama is steered into an obscure blip on his resume, writing the DC Comics' C.O.P.S. comic book, before explaining what it is that entertains him in fiction and character development.
"It's the Utter Fear" with Larry Hama
"It's the Utter Fear" with Larry Hama
Episode
Episode 5
Year:
2016
Runtime:
13 Min
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Hama covers a range of topics about the rebirth of G.I. Joe in 1982 - how he got the gig writing the comic, creating the characters and Cobra, Hasbro's sexist views towards female characters, and "the fear" that fuels his writing.
"Making Them Stand Up And Walk Around" with Larry Hama
"Making Them Stand Up And Walk Around" with Larry Hama
Episode
Episode 6
Year:
2016
Runtime:
11 Min
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Hama shifts G.I. Joe gears to the creation of the character military dossiers on the back of the action figure packaging - how they came to be, then actually reads some of the original, unedited copy that he wrote 30 years ago.