About the show

Dragon Con is one of the ESO Network’s favorite conventions of the year. Dragon Con is the Largest Multi-genre and Pop Culture Convention and Since 2012, we’ve devoted a monthly podcast to countdown to the big event over Labor Day weekend. While you work to perfect your costume, and your batch of apple pie ferments, give a listen to Mike Gordon, Mike Faber, Darren Nowell, Jennifer Adams, and many others while we deliver all the news, notes, tips, tricks for newbies and veterans alike.

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Episodes

  • The 2022 Dragon Con Report Episode 5

    May 30th, 2022  |  Season 11  |  1 hr 33 mins
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    There are now less than 100 days until Dragon Con, the ultimate convention for fans by fans. Mike, Mike, Darren, Jen, and Sue discuss the latest news and Kevin Eldridge joins them for a frank discussion on participating on panels aimed to explore and improve folks' fandom in amazing new ways. It's everything you always wanted to know about fan panels (but were afraid to ask)

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  • The 2022 Dragon Con Report Episode 4

    April 29th, 2022  |  Season 11  |  1 hr 20 mins
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    Spring has sprung and the seedlings of new Dragon Con info have sprouted forth! Mike, Mike, Darren, Jen are joined by Tony Gowell fresh from the first Town Hall meeting of the year. He shares his Dragon Con memories of peeling eggs, hosting the Masquerade, working in the main office, his Duck Dodgers tribute, and moderating some of Dragon Con’s most popular panels.

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  • The 2022 Dragon Con Report Episode 3

    March 30th, 2022  |  Season 11  |  1 hr 56 mins
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    Hungry for more information about Dragon Con? Mike, Mike, Darren, Jen, and Michael Falkner serve up some tasty recommendations for diners and dives around the con to satisfy your cravings throughout the weekend. Just always make sure you leave room for Pie.

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  • The 2022 Dragon Con Report Episode 2

    February 23rd, 2022  |  Season 11  |  1 hr 34 mins
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    Recorded via Facebook Live! Folks say you never forget your first time. Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary are joined by Michael and Sue from the Dragon Con Newbies group to recall their entry into the celebrated event and provide some tips on how to make your time at the con as memorable as possible.

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  • Episode 2201: The 2022 Dragon Con Report Episode 1

    January 25th, 2022  |  Season 11  |  1 hr 5 mins
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    Welcome to the New Year! It's a little over 220 days until Dragon Con and there's no time like the present to begin to prepare. Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jen are once again here to help,
    beginning with reviewing the different ways in which you can participate.

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  • The 2021 Dragon Con Report Episode 9

    September 29th, 2021  |  Season 10  |  1 hr 57 mins
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    Dragon Con 2021 has come and gone. Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jen finally remove their masks to review the first major in-person convention to be held since early 2020. Plus, an official word from Director of Media Engagement Dan Carroll and a less official report from ESO Network's Dan Klink. Like many attendees, the Dragon Con Report crew all tested negative for COVID after the con, but still need some time to recover from all of the fun so they can return in 2022!

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  • The 2021 Dragon Con Report Episode 8.5 Bonus Episode

    August 22nd, 2021  |  Season 10  |  48 mins 53 secs
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    Dragon Con has recently announced some updated safety protocols so Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jen have recorded a bonus episode to help clarify the information about the upcoming con, including badge pick-up requirements, mask mandates, and more.

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  • The 2021 Dragon Con Report Episode 8

    August 17th, 2021  |  Season 10  |  2 hrs 1 min
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    Dragon Con 2021 is nearly upon us! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jen are joined by Director of Media Engagement Dan Carroll for the latest news and safety information. We are also joined by Silk Road Fan Track Director Beth Giles as she reveals some kaiju-sized prizes for their silent auction. This Dragon Con will be unlike any other before it and we look forward to sharing with everyone a safe and fun Labor Day weekend!

  • The 2021 Dragon Con Report Episode 7

    July 21st, 2021  |  Season 10  |  1 hr 30 mins
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    Dragon Con is less than 50 days away! Are you ready? Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jen are joined by official media spokesperson Mary Lou to review the latest news and announcements to help you prepare whether you are attending online or in person. Plus for those local to Atlanta, Lisa Bunny joins us to talk all about Honahlee-Land where you can get your geek on before Dragon Con.

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  • The 2021 Dragon Con Report Episode 6

    June 23rd, 2021  |  Season 10  |  1 hr 17 mins
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    The Dragon Con Report celebrates Pride Month with a gleeful gala complete with a DJ! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Sue Kisenwether are joined by Neon the Glowgobear to discuss the epic history of Spectrum - The Rainbow Flag Party and reveal this year's theme. Plus, the latest news and notes from the upcoming show.

  • The 2021 Dragon Con Report Episode 5

    May 21st, 2021  |  Season 10  |  1 hr 25 mins
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    The con will go on! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jen discuss the latest news concerning Dragon Con 2021 and are joined by Todd Vaarwerk from Dragon Con Disability Services and Dr. Scott Viguie review the challenges of making the event weekend accessible to everyone.

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  • Episode 202104: The 2021 Dragon Con Report Episode 4

    April 24th, 2021  |  Season 10  |  1 hr 16 mins
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    Blessed are the folks who honor Dragon Con in their hearts and keep it all the year! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jen are joined by Mindy Kidd and Chuck Corum, who both help keep the spirit of the con alive via social media communities. Get the vaccine so we can see you at the con!

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