The Dragon Con Khan Report Dragon Con is one of the ESO Network’s favorite conventions of the year and we’ve devoted a monthly podcast to countdown to the big weekend. While you work to perfect your costume and your batch of pie ferments, listen to Mike Gordon, Mike Faber, Darren Nowell, Mary Lou Who, Dakoma Sanchez, Eternal Zan, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, Kevin Batchelder, and many others deliver all the news, notes, tips, and tricks for newbies and veterans alike.

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  • The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9
    by Earth Station One on October 1, 2018 at 10:49 pm

    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 head on. Find out who survived and who may never be the same again. Tune in as we close the final chapter to the last eight months and rest up to take on 2019. We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at dragonconreport@esonetwork.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. Table of […] The post The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8
    by Earth Station One on August 20, 2018 at 11:21 pm

    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, Eternal Zan, Kevin Bachelor, and a bunch of Friends of the Con report what they are most looking forward to. Hope your costume is ready to wear, ’cause Dragon Con 2018 is about to happen! We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at […] The post The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7
    by Earth Station One on August 1, 2018 at 3:20 am

    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 and rewards of volunteering services for one of the largest fan conventions in the country. We are joined by Cisca Small (Fantasy Literature), Jennifer Liang (High Fantasy), Enrique “Q” Velazquez (Alternate History), Joe Crowe (American Sci-Fi Classics), and Jarvis Sheffield (Diversity in Speculative Fiction and Literature). As a bonus we chat with Saber and Flint of The Misbehavin’ Maidens about their return to Dragon Con. We also finally have a new video! […] The post The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6
    by Earth Station One on June 30, 2018 at 3:15 am

    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 Dragon Tales from Mary Ogle, Dr. Scott Vigiue, and the award-winning author Bobby Nash! We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at dragonconreport@esonetwork.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Guest List & Dragon Con Bags 1:05:11 Drop […] The post The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5
    by Earth Station One on June 3, 2018 at 3:22 am

    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. And more Dragon Tales! We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at dragonconreport@esonetwork.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Guest List & Dragon Con Newbie Questions 1:12:39 Eternal Zan 1:25:29 […] The post The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4
    by Earth Station One on May 9, 2018 at 2:56 am

    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, and Dakoma answer some questions to help make the first the best. All this along with reports from Michelle Biddix Simmons, Eternal Zan, and Kevin Bachelder. And more Dragon Tales! We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at dragonconreport@esonetwork.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show […] The post The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3
    by Earth Station One on April 3, 2018 at 11:59 pm

    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 Giant Superhero Photoshoots. All this along with reports from Michelle Biddix Simmons, Eternal Zan, and Kevin Bachelder. And Dragon Takes from listeners! We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at dragonconreport@esonetwork.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open 0:16:39 Allen Reports on the Status of […] The post The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The Dragon Con Khan Report 2018 Episode 2
    by Earth Station One on February 26, 2018 at 9:34 pm

    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, Eternal Zan, and Kevin Bachelder. And more Dragon Tales! Woo-oo! We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at dragonconreport@esonetwork.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Budgeting For Dragon Con 0:58:36 Drop […] The post The Dragon Con Khan Report 2018 Episode 2 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The Dragon Con Khan Report 2018 Episode 1
    by Earth Station One on February 2, 2018 at 4:18 am

    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 info from Michelle Biddix-Simmons and Eternal Zan. And a new feature to the podcast, Dragon Tales! We want to hear from you! Share with us your favorite Dragon Tale and let us know what you are looking forward to in 2018! Please write us at dragonconreport@esonetwork.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, […] The post The Dragon Con Khan Report 2018 Episode 1 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9
    by Earth Station One on September 17, 2017 at 10:35 pm

    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 drops down like a chair in the Marriott. We want to hear from you! Let us know what you enjoyed this year at Dragon Con. Please write us at esopodcast@gmail.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. After we’ve recovered enough to record our post-con episode, we want you to be a part of it. Table of […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8
    by Earth Station One on August 18, 2017 at 11:30 pm

    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, sound off on where they will be and what they are looking forward to at this year’s show. We’ll see you at the con! We want to hear from you! Let us know what you enjoyed this year at Dragon Con. Please write us at esopodcast@gmail.com or leave us a voice message at (404) 963-9057. After we’ve recovered enough to record our post-con episode, we want you […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7
    by Earth Station One on August 7, 2017 at 3:00 am

    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 storm. We chat with the Director of Media Relations Dan Carroll, Urban Fantasy Track Director Carol Malcolm, High Fantasy Track Director Jennifer Liang, Skeptics Track Director Derek Colanduno, and Sean Patton of SMP Designs. The official app might not be ready, but we are! We want to hear from you! Let us know what you are looking forward to this year at Dragon Con. Please write us at esopodcast@gmail.com or leave us a voice […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 7 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6
    by Earth Station One on July 4, 2017 at 3:34 am

    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 from Kevin Bachelder, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, and Eternal Zan. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, What Costumes Would You Like To See At DC 1:05:54 Eternal Zan – Your Questions 1:23:01 Dragon Con Newbies w/ Kevin Bachelder 1:41:45 Drop By Dragon Con w/ Michelle Biddix-Simmons 1:58:27 Show Close Links DragonCon Older Episodes of the Dragon Con Khan Report DragonCon Newbies Dragon Con Memberships Dragon […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 6 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5
    by Earth Station One on June 6, 2017 at 11:40 pm

    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 Jp Patrick for the latest news, notes, and whether or not the weekend can be done on a budget. Plus, segments from Eternal Zan and Michelle Biddix-Simmons. Beat the heat with some Dragon Con coolness! Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Dragon Con On A Budget 1:07:03 Eternal Zan – Your Questions 1:25:49 Drop By Dragon Con w/ Michelle Biddix-Simmons 1:43:05 Show Close Links DragonCon Older Episodes of the Dragon Con Khan Report DragonCon […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 5 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4
    by Earth Station One on April 28, 2017 at 10:42 pm

    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, segments from Eternal Zan, Kevin Bachelor, and Michelle Biddix-Simmons. Fair warning, the last one is a bit heavy, but well worth a listen. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Dragon Con Party Advice 0:44:24 Eternal Zan – Your Questions 0:59:17 Dragon Con Newbies w/ Kevin Bachelor 1:14:33 Drop By Dragon Con w/ Michelle Biddix-Simmons 1:25:31 Show Close Links […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3
    by Earth Station One on April 2, 2017 at 10:31 pm

    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. Plus segments with Michelle Biddix-Simmons and Eternal Zan. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Dragon Con Party Advice 1:07:20 Eternal Zan – Your Questions 1:25:11 Drop By Dragon Con w/ Michelle Biddix-Simmons 1:40:23 Show Close DragonCon DragonCon Newbies Dragon Con Memberships Dragon Con Superheroes Walk to End Lupis Now 2017 Dragon Awards Nomination Ballot If you would like […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 2
    by Earth Station One on March 1, 2017 at 1:53 am

    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 announcements to the details behind the latest host hotel controversy. Plus, we squeeze in a bit of time to reveal what makes a fantastic fan panel and the power of cosplay. No fake-news here, but watch out for falling rumors. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Costuming vs Cosplay 1:14:23 Eternal Zan – Hotel Maddness 1:33:47 Dragon Con Newbies w/ Kevin Bachelder 1:53:18 Show […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 2 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 1
    by Earth Station One on January 28, 2017 at 8:45 pm

    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 Dakoma Sanchez discuss some of the changes that are already scheduled for this year’s con and programming we’d like to see in the future. Plus, tips from Eternal Zan, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, and Kevin Bachelder. Start your engines, the road to Dragon Con starts here! Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Programing we would like to see if the future 1:09:36 Eternal Zan – America’s Mart 1:26:52 Drop By Dragon Con w/ Michelle […] The post The 2017 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 1 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9
    by Earth Station One on September 26, 2016 at 10:15 pm

    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, Michelle Biddix-Simmons and Kevin Bachelder. Once you get over the con crud, it’s time to start prepping for next year. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, How We Survived Dragon Con 1:10:06 Eternal Zan – America’s Mart 1:25:38 Drop By Dragon Con w/ Michelle Biddix-Simmons 1:42:34 Dragon Con Newbies w/ Kevin Bachelder 1:58:10 Show Close DragonCon DragonCon Newbies Dragon Con Memberships If […] The post The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]

  • The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8
    by Earth Station One on August 26, 2016 at 11:53 pm

    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 Rau-Baker, Kevin Bachelor, Eternal Zan, and a variety of folks who left messages about what they are most looking forward to at this year’s show. But before we can lift our buckets or enjoy the pie, long-time listener Buddy Baker busts some common alcohol myths to help us prevail the long but fun weekend. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open, Dragon Con News, […] The post The ESO 2016 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8 appeared first on The ESO Network. […]