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The Dragon Con Report

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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 a countdown to the big event over Labor Day weekend. While you work to perfect your costume, and your batch of … read more

56 Episodes | 2014 - 2020

The 2020 Dragon Con Report Episode 6

July 25th, 2020

1:15:42

Dragon Con 2020 is going virtual! Despite not being able to be held in the traditional manner, the con will go on. Mike, Mike, Darren, and Jennifer Adams are joined by Dragon Con Director of Media Engagement, Dan …

The 2020 Dragon Con Report Episode 5

May 31st, 2020

9:33

A short episode as Mike and Mike make an important announcement about the Dragon Con Report podcast. Stay safe everyone, and we'll see you at the con (we hope).

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The 2020 Dragon Con Report Episode 4

April 22nd, 2020

1:12:20

All dressed up and nowhere to go? Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary host a conversation with other confined cosplayers. Ravyn, Denshi, and Kameleon Cosplay reflect back on past Dragon Cons with some fun stories and share …

The 2020 Dragon Con Report Episode 3

April 1st, 2020

1:29:05

Could 2020 be a year without Dragon Con? Mike, Mike, Darren, and Michelle Biddix-Simmons review some "what if" scenarios as well as general con tips …

The 2020 Dragon Con Report Episode 2

February 29th, 2020

1:47:37

The Leap Year gives us one more day to prepare for Dragon Con weekend! Mike, Mike, and Darren make the most of it with Dan Carroll dropping the …

The 2020 Dragon Con Report Episode 1

February 2nd, 2020

1:03:34

As we enter a new decade, the countdown to Dragon Con 2020 begins with a refreshed and renewed podcast focused on our favorite convention of the year. Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary reintroduce themselves and reflect on …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9

October 6th, 2019

1:45:46

Dragon Con 2019 was one for the record books! Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary Lou, and Jennifer Adams have recovered enough to report on the weekend that was the most attended Dragon Con of them all. Plus, a report from Alyssa …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8

August 21st, 2019

2:16:13

Dragon Con is so close, you can practically taste the apple pie! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary Lou review all the last minute news and announcements, along with where to find them throughout the four days. Plus, we hear …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7

July 28th, 2019

2:10:20

The penultimate podcast for Dragon Con 2019! Mike and Mike report the latest news and announcements, including the Sheraton situation and other hotel …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6

June 26th, 2019

2:15:42

The countdown to Dragon Con 2019 is starting to heat up and Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary Lou has the latest news and announcements. Photographers Mark Jamieson and Leigh Willis provide some tips on taking good pictures …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5

May 29th, 2019

1:46:10

Now that Dragon Con is Thirtysomething, is it still sexy? Mike, Mike, and Darren are joined by Jennifer Adams and DJ Spider to explain why the experienced con still has it going on. Plus, we chat with Concourse Stage …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4

May 2nd, 2019

1:22:50

Thinking about coming to Dragon Con for the first time? Then this is the episode for you! Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary, Kevin Bachelder are joined by Alyssa who has questions about attending the con with her family. Plus, …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3

April 3rd, 2019

1:40:06

Springtime is here and that means sunshine, flowers blooming, and new love. It also means there are only 150 days left until Dragon Con! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Bethany Kesler discuss the latest news and whether of not …

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 2

February 26th, 2019

1:40:19

While most of the country suffers from a cold and wintry February, warm up with thoughts of Apple Pie and Dragon Con 2019! Mike, Mike, Darren, and …

The Dragon Con Khan Report 2019 Episode 1

January 27th, 2019

1:43:49

Believe it or not, Dragon Con 2019 is a little over 200 days away! Mike, Mike, and Darren are here once again to help prepare for the biggest geek party of the year. We are also joined by Michael Bailey, who honors …

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9

October 1st, 2018

1:57:08

On the season finale of the 2018 Dragon Khan Report, Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary Lou, Ashley Pauls, Michelle, Kevin, and Eternal Zan faced the dragon …

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8

August 20th, 2018

1:43:55

With less than two weeks to go until the Dragon breathes fire upon us, Mike, Mike, and Darren provide the latest announcements and survival tips for braving the beast that is Dragon Con! Plus, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, …

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7

August 1st, 2018

1:48:20

As most of the crew take some much needed prep time for Dragon Con 2018, Mike and Mike sit down with five Track Directors and discuss the challenges …

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6

June 30th, 2018

1:51:34

Only two months until Dragon Con 2018! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary help prepare their con bags with assistance from Sue Kisenwether. Plus reports from Michelle Biddix-Simmons, Eternal Zan, and Kevin Bachelder. And …

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5

June 3rd, 2018

1:50:09

Do bad things happen at Dragon Con? Of course. Mike, Mike, Mary, Darren, and Kevin Eldridge help with how to handle the worst of times during the best show of the year. Plus reports from Eternal Zan and Kevin Bachelder. …

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4

May 9th, 2018

1:50:00

This episode is dedicated to the Newbies. Each year, many folks experience the thrill of Dragon Con for the first time and Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary, …

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3

April 3rd, 2018

2:06:27

Is Dragon Con harmful to your health? That’s the question posed to Mike, Mike, Dakoma, and Michael Falkner. Plus, Allen reports on the status of the …

The Dragon Con Khan Report 2018 Episode 2

February 26th, 2018

1:48:32

With just over six months to go until Dragon Con 2018, it is time to prepare and plan. Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary discuss some ways to save now and spend at the con. Plus, segments from Michelle Biddix-Simmons, …

The Dragon Con Khan Report 2018 Episode 1

February 2nd, 2018

1:24:24

The countdown to Labor Day weekend has begun! Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary Lou, and Dakoma report on the news and notes, plus share thoughts on one of the more unique features of DC, the five host hotels. Plus, important …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9

September 17th, 2017

1:45:24

We paneled. We cosplayed. We drank pie. Dragon Con 2017 is in the books. Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary, and Eternal Zan have recovered just enough to tell tales of the epic event, as the final Dragon Con Khan Report for 2017 …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8

August 18th, 2017

2:20:45

Brace yourselves. Dragon Con 2017 is here! Mike, Mike, Mary Lou Who and Dakoma report the latest news and guest announcements. They, along with Michelle Biddix-Simmons, Kevin Bachelor, Eternal Zan, and many listeners, …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7

August 7th, 2017

2:13:58

Less than one month before Dragon Con! Mike, Mike, Darren Nowell, and Eternal Zan report the latest news and notes to help prepare for the oncoming …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6

July 4th, 2017

2:06:28

With around two months to go until Dragon Con, we get the band back together! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary discuss the latest news, notes, and more budget tips. Plus, costume predictions! All this along with reports …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5

June 6th, 2017

1:46:43

Less than 100 days until Dragon Con! With some of the regular crew scrambling to make preparations, Mike and Mary are joined by Angela Pritchett and …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4

April 28th, 2017

1:28:46

The city of Atlanta roads may be tuning into the dark paths of Mordor, but all trails still lead to Dragon Con! Mike, Mike, Mary Lou Who, and Dakoma have some travel tips for getting to, fro, and around the con. Plus, …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3

April 2nd, 2017

1:45:26

As we march onward to the big event in September, Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary Lou Who, and Nikki Rau Baker present the latest news and announcements as well as tell you the best ways to get your party on at Dragon Con. …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 2

March 1st, 2017

1:55:46

February may be the shortest month of the year, but this one was packed with Dragon Con news. Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary Lou Who, Dakoma, Eternal Zan, and Kevin Bachelder discuss everything from the big guest …

The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 1

January 28th, 2017

1:59:22

It’s 2017, and a brand new Dragon Con awaits a little more than 200 days from now. Mike, Mike, Darren Nowell, Mary Lou Who, Nikki Rau Baker, and …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9

September 26th, 2016

2:05:06

The 30th anniversary celebration is over. The mad scramble for hotel rooms for 2017 has begun! Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary Lou Who, and Nikki share their stories from this year’s Dragon Con. We also hear from Eternal Zan, …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8

August 26th, 2016

2:24:19

Ready or not, the time has come! Dragon Con’s 30th anniversary party is about to begin and everyone is invited. Mike, Mike, Darren, MaryLouWho, and Dakoma report on some last-minute news and then are joined by Nikki …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7

August 3rd, 2016

2:28:11

There’s just a little over a month before the big event! So while you’re sewing your costume, fermenting your pie, training your body, applying for a loan, and waiting for the official app to go online, listen to Mike, …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6

June 26th, 2016

1:48:07

The big event is only a little over two months away and Mike, Mike, Darren Nowell, Dakoma Sanchez, and Nikki Rau-Baker share all the latest news and announcements. Featuring a frank discussion on diversity at Dragon Con …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5

June 1st, 2016

2:03:24

There’s less than 100 days until Dragon Con! This year’s event is full of many changes and Mike, Mike, Darren, MaryLouWho and Dakoma Sanchez report …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4

May 1st, 2016

2:19:45

This April we were showered with Dragon Con news! Mike, Mike, Darren, and MaryLouWho report on the details, including this year’s new space allocations. Plus, segments from Michelle Biddix-Simmons, Kevin Bachelder, and …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3

March 26th, 2016

2:06:40

We are past the half-way point and Dragon Con is now less than six months away! Mike, Mike, Darren, MaryLouWho, and Dakoma Sanchez provide the latest news, including the announcement of the con’s new partnership! Also, …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 02

February 29th, 2016

1:29:44

The road to Dragon Con 2016 continues! Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary, Nikki, and Eternal Zan provide the newest announcements and news. Dakoma Sanchez discussed the rise and impact of con costuming and Director of the …

The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 01

January 31st, 2016

1:30:19

The road to Dragon Con 2016 starts here! The big event is nearly eight months away, but it is never too early to plan. Mike, Mike, Darren, MaryLou Who, Nikki Rau-Baker, Eternal Zan, and Dakoma Sanchez discuss what makes …

The ESO 2015 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 9

October 10th, 2015

2:16:07

It has been a month since the big event and the survivors gather to tell tales of the amazing weekend that was Dragon Con 2015. Mike, Mike, Darren, MaryLouWho, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, Kevin Batchelder, Eternal Zan, …

The ESO 2015 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 8

August 18th, 2015

2:06:44

Time’s up! The big event is only a couple of weeks away! Mike, Mike, Darren, and MaryLouWho are joined by Nikki Rau-Baker, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, Eternal Zan, and Bewitched Raven to go over the latest news, some last …

The ESO 2015 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 7

August 5th, 2015

1:47:05

Behold, the penultimate pre-Dragon Con 2015 report! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary Lou Who update you on the latest news and four track directors make …

The ESO 2015 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 6

July 3rd, 2015

1:37:18

There’s a little over two months left until Dragon Con 2015. Yes folks, the sh*t just got real! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary Lou Who are here to help …

The ESO 2015 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5

June 1st, 2015

2:00:17

Warning!!! Dragon Con 2015 is fast approaching! Collision imminent in less than 100 days! Learn how to protect yourself from con disaster from the …

The ESO 2015 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 4

May 4th, 2015

1:54:43

Only a little over 100 days left until Dragon Con 2015! Mike, Mike, and Darren help easy the pressure by informing you of the latest news and announcements. Michelle Biddix-Simmons warns of the dangers of stressing out …

The ESO 2015 Dragon Con Report Episode 03

April 6th, 2015

2:09:43

Spring is here and for many of us it means that Dragon Con 2015 is less than 150 days away! Don’t worry! Mike, Mike, Darren Nowell, MaryLouWho, and Nikki Rau-Baker will keep you company while you panic! Luckily, we chat …

The ESO 2015 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 2

March 2nd, 2015

1:24:04

We’re approaching the half-way point to Dragon Con 2015 and at the rate this year seems to be passing, we’ll be drinking Buckets o’ Rum in no time! Mike, Mike, Darren Nowell, and MaryLouWho present the latest news and …

The ESO 2015 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 1

February 2nd, 2015

1:43:02

Last year’s con ended five months ago and we sincerely hope you’ve fully recovered because it is time to prepare for Dragon Con 2015! Mike, Mike, …

The ESO 2014 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9

September 20th, 2014

1:58:24

This year’s Dragon Con was the biggest ever and survivors Mike, Mike, Darren, and MaryLouWho tell tales of the longest con weekend in 2014. Plus, we have reports from Kevin Bachelder, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, and the …

The ESO 2014 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8

August 25th, 2014

2:08:43

Dragon Con 2014 is nearly upon us! Amidst the panic and chaos, Mike and Mike offer some last minute announcements and tips courtesy of MaryLouWho, Darren Nowell (with Neon), Nikki Rau-Baker, and Kevin Bacheldor. Plus, a …

The ESO 2014 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 7

August 4th, 2014

2:22:48

ESO presents the penultimate special before the big event! With less than thirty days until Dragon Con, Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary overstuff this …

The ESO 2014 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 6

June 30th, 2014

2:28:39

Dragon Chon is only two months away! Mike, Mike, Darren, and MaryLouWho check in with the hotel situation. Darren issues a harsh warning, Zan Bowden lets us know what to do with what’s left, and Kevin Batchelder has …

The ESO 2014 DragonCon Khan Report Episode 5

June 1st, 2014

1:22:53

Dragon Con is less than 100 days away and Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary are here to help! We’ve got the latest news, notes, and guest announcements, along with an in-depth discussion about whether or not the show is …

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