Dragon Con Friday – Failing Gloriously

It’s Friday noon and the vendor hall is a sea of bodies. It’s hard to know where to look when there are so many shiny things to catch your eye. I’m immediately drawn in by a row of beautifully hand drawn illustrations, until I see the exquisitely embroidered clothing and oh wait

Dragon Con Thursday – Betwixt and Between

Dragon Con on Thursday is a liminal space. It feels strange roaming through half full hotels. The excitement is like a low key vibration in the back of my head. There’s just enough cosplay to heighten anticipation but I’m not fully immersed yet. The low thrum of the smaller crowd isn’t enough to hide the distraction

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Ep 8

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 8

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 from all of you! Lots of emails, messages, and promotions to

The Flopcast

Flopcast 380: DragonCon Preview – Be My Megaphone

Flopcast episode 380! We’re just days away from that massive annual gathering of the geeks, DragonCon! Why not spend Labor Day weekend in Atlanta with 80,000 of your closest and weirdest friends? In this, our DragonCon preview show, we run through the convention’s various programming tracks, and yikes, there are

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Ep 4

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 4

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, friendly neighborhood Sybil of White Knight Cosplay talks about her first time

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Ep 3

The 2019 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 3

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 TPTB should be looking over it’s shoulder at the competition. Plus, costume

The Dragon Con Khan Report 2019 Ep 1

The Dragon Con Khan Report 2019 Episode 1

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 Dragon Con in his heart and keeps it

West World Panel Live From Dragon Con 2018

Live From DragonCon 2018 West World Season 2: Expanded Horizons Panel

Live from DragonCon 2018 it’s the West World Season 2: Expanded Horizons Panel. The revolution & its aftermath are confronted by the corporation & all the individuals, guests & host. What other secrets does the labyrinth have in store? Just how hapless can Bernard be & what new songs will

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Ep 9

The 2018 Dragon Con Khan Report Episode 9

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

The Flopcast

Flopcast 331: DragonCon 2018 – All the Sponge Money

Flopcast episode 331! Kevin spent a long crazy Labor Day weekend in Atlanta for DragonCon, and shares a full report on our favorite convention with Kornflake and the Mayor of Chickentown! Highlights include: A Sesame Street reunion (with Luis, Bob, Gordon, and Big Bird); panels with stars from Mystery Science Theater 3000, Smallville, and

The Earth Station One Podcast Ep 437

The Earth Station One Podcast 437 – The Big Lebowski Live From Dragon Con

Live from Dragon Con 2018 it’s The Earth Station One Abides with the Big Lebowski’s 20th Anniversary. It’s the panel that really tied the American Classic Sci-Fi Track together. We think this movie is the best.. but that’s just, like our opinion man. As a bonus we bring you interviews

The Flopcast

Flopcast 329: Cummerbund Emergency – Our DragonCon Preview

As usual, Kevin will be in Atlanta over Labor Day weekend for DragonCon, surrounded by 80,000 other very weird humans. This giant convention has an amazing guest list again this year, including cast members from Sesame Street, Mystery Science Theater 3000, Star Trek, Black Lightning, Stranger Things, and lots more. Musical guests include Flopcast favorites

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