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The Dragoncast is an Entertainment, Technology and Pop Culture podcast hosted by Brian Daniels & Victor Salazar. New Episodes every Monday with video episodes on YouTube at YouTube.com/Dragonblogger
The Dragoncast Episode 74 - Twitch Boosts and the Activision Blizzard Situation
On this week's episode, Brian & Victor discuss the new Twitch Boosts system being beta tested, Sony is giving people free trials of some of their exclusives and also the ongoings with the Activision Blizzard situation.
October 4, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 73 - Another Super Mario Movie?
On this week's episode, Brian & Victor discuss all the latest news from September's Nintendo Direct as new games were announced and also, a brand new Super Mario movie is being made with a rather interesting cast.
September 28, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 72 - Catching Up
After a few weeks away, Brian & Victor are back to talk about the Steam Deck, Switch OLED, recent new movie releases and even some discussion about their thoughts on Gen Con.
September 21, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 71 - Sew Quiltable
On this episode Brian & Victor welcome Jason and Tori Artman, Owners and Founders of Sew Quiltable, a company that specializes in custom made quilts in which most have a pop culture theme.
August 30, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 70: Premium Edition Games
The Dragoncast is finally back from their hiatus as Brian & Victor welcome Barry Carenza from Premium Edition Games to discuss their vision and want to make their own version of Nintendo Switch games that don't have a physical release.
August 23, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 69 - Artist Brock Sondgeroth
Brian & Victor are back this week and are joined by artist Brock Sondgeroth. Brian met Brock at PopCon Indy a few weeks ago and invited Brock to join us to tell us all about how he got involved in art as well as being an art teacher as well as going as a vendor at his first major pop culture convention.
July 26, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 68 - PopCon 2021
Brian comes to you from PopCon 2021 and also is joined by Victor via Zoom as they travel around the vendor hall speaking with various vendors and more!
July 12, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 67 - PopCon Returns!
The past year has been extremely hard for those that work in the convention industry and now that things are starting to have a much better outlook, we are seeing conventions back on the horizon. Brian & Victor welcome back showrunner Carl Doninger and also KJ to the show to talk about how they are working on making the in-person return one that everyone is going to enjoy and we also discuss with KJ her special project for this year's PopCon that you won't want to miss.
June 28, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 66 - E3 2021
The week gamers around the world wait for as E3 2021 is now in the books and Brian & Victor discuss all the new video game announcements as well as discuss their thoughts on what some of the big developers brought to the table this year along with the Xbox/Bethesda and Nintendo Showcases.
June 16, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 65 - E3 Hopes & Predictions
The boys are back yet once again as E3 is right around the corner and they go through the entire E3 schedule and give their thoughts on what they hope to see as well as what they expect out of E3 as well as the Summer Game Fest. They also announce the winner of the show's first giveaway.
June 7, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 64 - Round 2 with Paul E. Niemeyer
Brian and Victor welcome back Mortal Kombat artist, Paul E. Niemeyer as they catch up with him since having him on the show over a year ago. Paul provides tons of hilarity as well as some amazing stories from his time working on art for Mortal Kombat, Satans Hollow, and many others throughout his incredible career.
May 24, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 63 - Fatality
Video game movies have always been known for their cheesiness and mostly missing the mark when being made based on their source material. In this episode, Brian & Victor discuss these movies as well as giving their review of the latest movie based on a video game, Mortal Kombat. Also, the guys discuss Sony and their rather poor attempts at backwards compatibility, their decision to reverse closing the PS3 & Vita online stores as well as how they lack revolutionizing the video game industry as a whole.
May 4, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 62 - Squared Circle Expo
After a two-week hiatus, Brian & Victor are back once again and this time they welcome Adolfo Dorta and Ed Gonzales, the owners of a brand new convention hitting Indianapolis May 14th-15th, Squared Circle Expo. The guys discuss this brand new wrestling expo and what fans of professional wrestling can expect as well as talking all about Adolfo and Ed's love for pro wrestling as well as the convention scene.
April 19, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 61 - Movies, Concerts and the Microsoft/Discord Deal
In this episode, Brian & Victor discuss how streaming services such as Disney Plus and HBO Max are trying to bring brand new movies to their platform and make movie watching more accessible as well as how musicians are having virtual concerts to try and bring music to more people. Also, the guys talk about Microsoft looking into acquiring Discord and how that just might impact Discord's rather large community.
March 29, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 60 - The Chalk Girl
Brian & Victor welcome artist Beth Zwolski Tobias, better known as The Chalk Girl, to the show to talk all about her unique way of making art by way of using chalk on massive canvas featuring various pop culture characters and also how she got started using chalk as well as various art that she has worked on.
March 22, 2021
The DragonCast Episode 59 - Cancel Culture in Entertainment
Brian and Victor discuss the popular conversations going on about cancel culture in the Entertainment industry and how they feel about the use of the term as well as how it impacts the lives of those involved.
March 15, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 58 - Cobra Kai with Jesse Kove
We welcome actor Jesse Kove to the show as he discusses working on Cobra Kai as well as helping take part in a universe his father, Martin Kove, helped shape over 30 years ago along with discussing Cobra Kai fan theories and Jesse's other films.
March 8, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 57 - How Does a Convention Happen Right Now?
Brian and Victor welcome back Wasabi Anime Founder as well as co-host of the Convention Nerds podcast, Tom Croom, to the show to once again discuss not if podcasts should happen during a pandemic since most now are, but how to safely have one during the pandemic.
March 1, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 56 - That Nintendo Direct
Brian and Victor discuss what they liked and didn't like from the almost hour-long Nintendo Direct and Brian gives his review of the Xbox Series X
February 23, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 55 - You Got Caged! with Daniel Pesina
Brian and Victor welcome the man that helped create Mortal Kombat as well as played iconic characters, Johnny Cage, Scorpion, Sub-Zero, and many more, Daniel Pesina, as they discuss with him about his love for martial arts and working on Mortal Kombat.
February 15, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 54 - The Amazing JJ Arrwood
Brian and Victor welcome the producer of The Bolin Alley podcast as well as artist and friend of the show JJ Arrwood as he talks about his career in podcast producing, video editing and more. #thebolinalley #jjarrwood #podcast #dragoncast
February 8, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 53 - Gamestop
Victor and Brian discuss the ongoing saga of the GameStop stock and the battle between WallStreetBets and Wall Street as well as the return of G4TV.
February 1, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 52 - The 90's
"A new series starts as at the end of each month for the next four months, Brian and Victor pick a decade to talk about and discuss their favorite things from each decade starting with one of the most popular decades, the 90s
January 25, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 51 - Video Game Movies
Over the years, Hollywood has attempted to make movies based on very popular and successful video game franchises. Brian and Victor discuss their favorite and least favorite movies as well as the launch of the Atari VCS
January 18, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 50: The Dragoncast Reunion Part 2
Brian and Victor welcome back former co-host Kona Sankey as she discusses her time on the show as well as catching up with her various projects.
January 11, 2021
The Dragoncast Episode 49 - The Dragon Awards
For the last episode of 2020, Brian & Victor present their inaugural video game awards show, The Dragon Awards
December 21, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 48 - Console Wars featuring Tom Kalinske
On this episode Brian and Victor welcome the former President and CEO of Sega of America as well as CEO of Mattel, Tom Kalinske, to the show to discuss how he helped make the Sega Genesis a success as well as sparking the famous console wars rivalry between Sega and Nintendo in the 90s.
December 14, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 47 The Future of Theaters and Holiday Memories
This year has proven that many things need to change and on this episode, Brian & Victor discuss the state of going to see movies at the theater and also share some of their favorite holiday memories.
December 7, 2020
The Dragoncast - Thanksgiving Special
With Thanksgiving this week, Victor and Brian discuss their thoughts on how COVID has impacted the holiday as well as going over the nominees for The Game Awards and also their memories of Black Friday.
November 23, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 46 - Post Console Launch Thoughts & Thanksgiving Movies
Brian and Victor are back to discuss some of the issues early adopters of Microsoft and Sony's latest video game consoles and also discuss some of their favorite Thanksgiving movies. Tell us your favorite holiday movies!
November 16, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 45 - Next Gen Has Arrived
This week the new consoles from both Sony and Microsoft that everyone has been waiting for have finally arrived. Join Brian and Victor as they discuss reviews of each console and give their opinions on these reviews. #ps5 #xboxseriesx #nextgen
November 9, 2020
The Dragoncast Halloween Special
It's time for tricks and treats as Victor and Brian talk about their favorite movies, candy, and memories of Halloween.
November 2, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 44 - Uncharted Movie/Twitch DMCA
This week, the guys discuss their thoughts on the latest news of Tom Holland playing as Nathan Drake in the Uncharted movie as well as the latest DMCA issues playing Twitch.
October 26, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 43 - Are Conventions a Good Idea During a Pandemic?
With this year being a rather unique situation for everyone around the world due to COVID-19, Brian and Victor welcome Wasabi Anime Founder and Convention Nerds co-host, Tom Croom, Owner of Saratoga Comic Con Samuel Chase and EMT, DJ Dak to the show to discuss whether they believe conventions during a pandemic are a good idea.
October 19, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 42 - Can't Forget Nintendo
While everyone has been talking up the next generation of consoles from Sony and Microsoft, Victor and Brian bring attention to Nintendo and discuss what they like and don't like about the iconic video game company. 💯Help Support Our Channels so We Can Keep the Giveaways Coming💯 Tip/Donate: https://paypal.me/dragonblogger or https://streamlabs.com/dragonbloggers
October 12, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 41 - Xbox Series X vs PlayStation 5
Enter to win a PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X or $500 Gift Card/PayPal https://www.dragonblogger.com/win-ps5-or-xbox-series-x/ As we get closer to the release of the latest next-gen video game consoles, Brian and Victor go into all the details and information about the Xbox Series consoles and the PlayStation 5 as well as giving you tips on which console you should purchase.
October 5, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 40 - The Dragoncast Reunion
Brian and Victor celebrate hitting 40 episodes of The Dragoncast by welcoming back one of the original co-hosts of the show, Andrew Denman. The three of them reminisce on the beginnings of the show and talk with Andrew about his thoughts on the Xbox Series and PS5 consoles. 💯Help Support Our Channels so We Can Keep the Giveaways Coming💯 Tip/Donate: https://paypal.me/dragonblogger or https://streamlabs.com/dragonbloggers ✅Shop on Amazon using our affiliate link: https://geni.us/N11BM ✅Check out our Merch Store https://dragonbloggers.live/merch ✅Join us https://www.dragonblogger.com http://bit.ly/DiscordDB
September 28, 2020
The DragonCast Episode 39: The Wonderful Miz Rivka
In this episode of The Dragoncast Brian and Victor welcome world-renowned artist Rivka Schaffner as she talks about her time at DIC Animation working on shows such as Super Mario Bros. 3 and Slimer! And the Real Ghostbusters as well as her various other works and stories while being artist. Many thanks to Miz Rivka for being on the show and we hope to have her back again in the future! Help Support the Dragon Cast with a tip https://www.dragonblogger.com/help-support-dragonblogger-and-keep-us-growing/
September 21, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 38 - Next Gen Console News
On this episode, the guys talk about all the latest news from Microsoft about the new Xbox Series S, Sony's upcoming press conference and what the guys expect from next gen consoles. Oh and you can enter to win a PlayStation 5 here https://playr.gg/PLAYRgg/ps52 ends 9/18/20.
September 14, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 37 - Featuring Chester Rushing
Brian and Victor welcome Stranger Things and Daybreak actor and musician, Chester Rushing to the show. Chester shares with us how he came to be on Stranger Things as well as his other projects that he uses to inspire others.
August 31, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 36: Apple Has Some Issues
Brian and Victor discuss the return of Dr. Disrespect as well as the current legal battle between Apple and Epic Games as well as Apple's issue with Microsoft
August 24, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 35: Make A Wish featuring KJ
Brian and Victor welcome back Kari "KJ Johll to the show as KJ discusses the Make A Wish Foundation and what her role is with them as well as how you can also be involved with Make A Wish.
August 17, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 34 - The Galaga Guys
The Dragoncast welcomes two Galaga world record holders, Jordan Dorrington and Mark Schult as they join Brian and Victor to talk all about their passion for Galaga as well as to promote their charity event, Galagathon.
August 10, 2020
The Dragon Cast Podcast - Virtual Popcon Edition ft. Jeremy King
Brian & Victor are coming at you from Virtual Popcon in this special edition featuring their very special guest, actor and star of the Comedy-Horror Anthology, Scare Package. Jeremy tells us what it was like to work on the film as well as discussing horror movies in general.
August 9, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 33 - The State of Xbox and Social Media
Brian and Victor discuss the latest Xbox Games Showcase and talk about what exactly the vision Microsoft has for Xbox. Also, the guys give their thoughts on what social media has become and the double-edged sword it is.
August 3, 2020
The DragonCast Episode 32: Days of the Dead Controversies
Last week was a rather busy one for Brian Daniels in the world of horror conventions. Join him and Victor Salazar as they discuss all the controversies surrounding the Days of the Dead convention.
July 27, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 31 - Virtual Popcon Review
After having a week to break it down, Brian and Victor discuss Brian's thoughts on last weekend's Virtual Popcon and also provide an update on banned streamer Dr Disrespect."
July 20, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 30: Current Gaming Controversies
Victor and Brian discuss the latest video gaming controversies such as the EVO incident, Dr Disrespect and the passing of Byron "Reckful" Bernstein
July 6, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 29 - A Whole New World
With Victor being out this week, Brian welcomes back his wife Raven to the show where they discuss how much life has changed and will change due to the current global situation and how it impacts sports and entertainment
June 29, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 28: Digital VS Physical Media
With Sony set to release an all digital version of the PlayStation 5. Brian and Victor compare digital media to that of physical media and see just when or if the world is ready for all digital gaming.
June 22, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 27: Carl From Popcon
Brian and Victor welcome Co-Owner of PopCon, Carl Doninger to talk about PopCon, it's roots as well as what it has been like trying to make a virtual convention happen
June 15, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 26: The George Floyd Incident
On this episode, Brian and Victor discuss the murder of George Floyd as well as their support and recognition of how black lives truly matter. Also, they discuss what games they have been playing and Sega's announcement of the Game Gear Micro.
June 8, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 25 - How to be a Podcaster featuring KJ!
Episode 25 has finally arrived and this week, Brian and Victor welcome former Radio DJ and co-host of the Kinda Nerdy Girls Podcast Kari Johll better known as KJ. Join them as they tell you how you can get into podcasting as well as discussing how KJ transition from radio to podcasting and her work with the Make-a-Wish Foundation.
June 1, 2020
The Dragon Cast Episode 24 Where Have We Been?
Plus, they discuss their thoughts on the current state of conventions due to the current global situation as well as the upcoming next-gen consoles, the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X.
May 26, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 23: Arcadefire Playwright Casey Ross
On this episode of The Dragoncast, we have Arcadefire: The Redemption of Billy Mitchell playwright, Casey Ross, on the show to talk about creating the play about former Pac-Man and Donkey Kong world record holder, BIlly Mitchell as well as her many other works and projects.
May 19, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 22: The Adventures of R&B
Co-Host Raven joins the Dragoncast this week as Victor is out. Happy belated birthday to Victor and join us as we cover a wide range of topics including Brian's history and how he met Raven, Horror movies and more.
May 11, 2020
The Dragoncast Episode 21 - The Dragoncast Returns
The Dragoncast is back with hosts Brian Daniels and Victor Salazar! On the return episode, Brian and Victor welcome Mortal Kombat artist, Paul E. Neimeyer as he talks about his involvement on the art for the first Mortal Kombat arcade cabinet and the famous dragon logo as well as other projects he has worked on.
May 4, 2020
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 20 - The Progression of Games
The Dragoncast Ep 20 On this episode of The Dragoncast Geoff and Brian welcome Brian's own father-in-law, Brian Camden, on the show to talk about how far we have come in the way of video games and gaming. The guys talk about how they feel that gamers nowadays are spoiled by all the incredible graphics in games as well as just how much we as gamers have come in the way in which gaming has progressed.
February 26, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 19 - The Art of Cosplay
The Dragoncast Ep 19 This week Brian and Kona welcome the newest member of our Dragoncast team, Geoffrey Marks to the show where we talk about the art of cosplay with our very special guest professional cosplayer, Lola Hart. Lola has coplayed at over 6o+ events across the country and let's us know exactly how life in the cosplay business is and some of the ups and downs of being a professional cosplayer. We also discuss a cosplay community called "Cosplay is Not Consent" which stands up for cosplayers who tend to be harassed by other convention goers and how just because someone might be dressed up as your favorite character that doesn't particularly mean that you have permission, or in this case consent, to touch, hug or etc to cosplayers.
February 12, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 1 - IPhone5, Wii U and The Avengers
The Dragoncast Ep 1 The first podcast episode of The Dragoncast the team will talk about the iPhone 5, Wii U, The Avengers and give you a feeling for what the podcast is all about. We want to hear feedback from our audience and help us shape to put together a show you want to hear about topics you want to hear about.
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 12 - Xbox Reveal
The Dragoncast Ep 12 On this weeks episode Brian, Bryce and Victor discuss the Microsoft Xbox press conference regarding their newest console, the Xbox One. We also discuss the other new console from Sony the PlayStation 4 and give our own thoughts on the next generation of video gaming.
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 11 - Walking Dead, GoT and GenCon
The Dragoncast Ep 11 Last Sunday was the season 3 finale of AMC’s The Walking Dead as well as the season 3 premiere of HBO’s Game of Thrones. Come and listen as Bryce, Luke and myself all give our opinion on The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones (beware of spoilers!) and also as they dig into a very deep conversation about all the new superhero movies coming out this summer. Phase Two of the Marvel Avenger’s movies begins on May 3rd (April 25th for you lucky UK folks) with the release of Iron Man 3. Be also on the lookout for the newest Thor movie titled “Thor: The Dark World” which is set to hit theaters on November 8th this year as well as the the newest Captain America movie set to come out next year.
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 10 - PlayStation4
The Dragoncast Ep 10 about the PlayStation 4, be sure to listen to this weeks episode as Bryce, Luke and Brian all give their opinions on Sony’s latest video game console.
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 9 - GameOver
The Dragoncast Ep 9 It’s a new week and a new episode of The Dragoncast. This week we are joined by one of Dragon Blogger’s very own writers, Victor Salazar once again as we discuss the current fall of video game company THQ .
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 8 - When Technology Fails
The Dragoncast Ep 8 This week on The Dragoncast we are joined by Luke Bayliss who happens to be the newest member of our staff here at Dragon Blogger as we discuss some of our most epic fails with technology
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 7 - Favorite Movies Games 2012
The Dragoncast Ep 7 Favorite movies and games from 2012 as well as some of the movies, games and other awesome forms of technology to look forward to in 2013.
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 6 - Batman and Farcry3
The Dragoncast Ep 6 The Dragoncast Ep 6 The Dragoncast the guys discuss Batman and since the new Christopher Nolan Batman trilogy has been released Brian, Bryce and Andrew talk about each of the films
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 5 - Wii U, Black Ops, Halo4
The Dragoncast Ep 5 The Dragoncast Ep 5 The Dragoncast’s very own Brian was one of the few that was able to pick up a Wii U this past weekend and on this episode he provides us his own review of the Wii. In this podcast in addition to talking about the Wii-U we talk about Halo 4, Call of Duty Black Ops 2, Assassins Creed 3 and more!
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 4 With Victor Salazar
The Dragoncast Ep 4 On this episode of The Dragoncast we welcome Dragon Blogger’s very own Victor Salazar also known as MetallMan to his fans, where we discuss how Victor became a part of the Dragon Blogger team as well as his current projects and website.
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 3 - Windows Surface and Wii U
The Dragoncast Ep 3 The Dragon Blogger podcast Episode 3 was about so many topics including the Windows Surface and the Wii U
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 2 - Guest Speaker Monica Speca
The Dragoncast Ep 2 This is the Dragon Cast which is the Dragon Blogger Podcast, episode 2 where we had Monica Speca as guest speaker.
January 6, 2015
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 18 - Hobbits, Comics And Movies
The Dragoncast Ep 18 It's time once again for another new episode of Dragon Cast as we welcome one of our new co-hosts, Kona, to our show. On this episode we talk about some of our favorite movies from 2014 as well as some movies that we are looking forward to next year. Also we discuss the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer that was finally released not to mention Kona watched the trailer right before the show started so gets to tell you her thoughts on the trailer first hand as well as our opinions on the new movie set to be released next December.
December 19, 2014
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 17 - Internet Changed Everything
The Dragoncast Ep 17 The Dragoncast is back with Brian, Victor and Iggy talking about how the Internet changed everything.
August 9, 2014
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 16 - The Cast Is Back With Iggy
The Dragoncast Ep 16 is back and this episode focuses on Dragon Blogger, origins of the dragoncast with the site and our new Patreon campaign and how we continue to help showcase more brands and up and coming artists.
June 10, 2014
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 15 - Walking Dead GTA5 Smartphones
The Dragoncast Ep 15 of the Podcast talking about The Walking Dead, Grand Theft Auto 5, Smart Phones and more.
October 22, 2013
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 14 - Special Guest Alex Byrom
The Dragoncast Ep 14 The new and improved Dragon Blogger Podcast known as the Dragoncast with special guest Alex Byrom the creator of the Go To Hell Dave game.
August 12, 2013
Dragon Blogger Presents: The Dragoncast Ep 13 - PlayStation 4, Man of Steel
The Dragoncast Ep 13 talks about the PS4 games like The Last of Us, Man of Steel the movie and This is The End and so much more!
July 3, 2013