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Episode 137: Ann Mossy

Ann Mossy joins me to discuss a number of different fandoms while we collectively froze during the recording. We dive straight into one of the newest (and revived) animated fandoms, She-Ra and the Princesses of Power on Netflix. From there, we discuss Steven Universe and Avatar: The Last Airbender. Story, characters and more are discussed for each of these properties and what they mean to us. From there, we wrap up with a conversation about Cosplay. You can find Ann...


Episode 136: Sarah Cowan aka Sarah Serenity Magical Cosplay

NSFW - Central Floridian Sarah Cowan aka Sarah Serenity Magical Cosplay joins me to talk fandoms in this episode recorded February of 2018. We talk about The Walking Dead, Kingdom Hearts, Dragonball Z and Cosplay. You can find Sarah at: https://www.facebook.com/sarahserenitymagicalcosplay/ https://twitter.com/SarahSerenity17 https://www.instagram.com/sarahserenity117/


Episode 135: Justin Warner of Food Network & Guy's Grocery Games

Justin Warner, known for his appearances on Food Network shows including Guy's Grocery Games and Marvel's "Eat the Universe" series joins me to talk Fandom. We discuss video games first, talking about classic systems growing up like the Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis before talking about current games such as Overwatch, Red Dead Redemption and more. We follow that up with talk about Marvel. Justin hosts the "Eat the Universe" cooking/entertainment show and discusses that along with how he...


Episode 134: Russ More of Dumbgeons and Dragons Podcast

Russ More returns to the podcast! DM of the Dumbgeons and Dragons Podcast, Russ joins me to talk about a few of the fandoms he is interested in. We talk Magic: The Gathering, Spider-Man and Board games. Russ then gives us an update on where Dumbgeons and Dragons is since our last conversation (see link in show notes) and what the future is for his podcast as well as his involvement in other projects. You can listen to the original podcast with the Dumbgeons and Dragons group...


Episode 133: Justin Zenger of Zeng This Podcast

The podcast returns for 2019! Returning guest Justin Zenger of the Zeng This Podcast joins me to talk about some of the fandoms he got into during 2018. We talk Dungeons and Dragons, the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Netflix, Star Wars, God of War and so much more. We also look ahead to some of the major releases of 2019. You can find Zenger and the Zeng This Podcast...


Battlestar Galactica 15th Anniversary Special

15 years ago, the Battlestar Galactica mini series started of the SyFy Network. Characters were changed from the original show and a diverse cast to center stage in the war between Man and Machine. From that mini series came a regular series, a spin off, a number of web series and more. Returning guest Barbie Wi joins me to talk about how the series stands up to time 15 years later. We discuss characters, relationships, storylines we didn't understand, the plot, the ending and so much more....


Leverage 10th Anniversary Special

Leverage started airing December 7, 2008 on TNT. After 5 years, the show wrapped. It left an indelible impression on its fans for its storytelling and characters. They stole our hearts, in a good way. Joining me to talk about the show are previous guests Jachelle Overstreet and Chelsea Doyle. They previously hosted a Leverage podcast called The Long Con Podcast (from 2010-2013). We talk characters, stories, what worked, the aspect of found families and so much more. Enjoy the listen, find...


2018 State of the Podcast

I talk about the State of the Podcast as we end 2018. Two episodes to come and a frank talk about my mental health, podcast burnout and finding a place. Thanks for everyone who has supported me and the podcast, especially those who gave up their time to be a guest and record with me. To those who listen, thank you. I'll be taking a break after this week for the remainder of the year and will be back in 2019 with new episodes.


Episode 132: Kienna Shaw

Kienna Shaw joins me from the Twitterverse to talk about a number of different fandoms. We cover video games such as the Cube Escape series by Rusty Lake as well as Undertale. Sandwiched in between them is a discussion about NBC's The Good Place along with talk about the ethics and philosophy that it teaches. We end by talking about tabletop roleplaying games as well as the active Twitch live streams of games. You can find Kienna on Twitter (and her Twitch schedule)...


Episode 131: Isabella Jones of the Dice for Brains Podcast

Isabella Jones returns again after being a guest during the Women in Tabletop Gaming Month to talk about her fandoms. We first talk about Doctor Who and then follow that up with a discussion about Harry Potter and the new Fantastic Beasts series (prior to the release of the latest movie). After that, we talk about the YA novel "Children of Blood and Bone" by Tomi Adeyemi. Then we discuss Isabella's work with the Dice for Brains podcast. You can find Isabella...


Episode 130: Melissa of Moms and Murder Podcast

We remain in Orlando and I'm joined by one half of the duo behind the Moms and Murder Podcast, Melissa. We overlap on a number of favorite fandoms and dive right into them. We start off with traditional TV shows, talking about our love for The Office and then Parks and Rec. From there, we jump into reality TV territory with 90 Day Fiancé and a few other mentions of reality shows. Then, Melissa shares how Moms and Murder came about, what their podcast is and more. You can find Melissa and...


Episode 129: Rachael Swertfeger of DnD Raw & Epic Endings Podcasts

Episode 129 features Rachael Swertfeger of DnD Raw & Epic Endings Podcasts. We start off by talking about we met in a local Orlando Roleplaying meetup and then dive into her fandoms. We talk about TV shows first, with Doctor Who and The Office. We move into tabletop roleplaying games and her work with Hero Spark. Finally we talk about her podcasting as a part of DnD Raw and her Epic Endings Actual Play podcast. You can find Rachael...


Episode 128: Aly Grauer of the Warda Podcast

Aly Grauer, one of the creators of the Warda Podcast joins me to talk about a number of her favorite fandoms. Having recently moved to Orlando, Aly and I got to meet in person at MegaCon 2018. In this episode we talked about two of the bigger animated Disney fandoms on TV right now - the Ducktales cartoon series along with the Tangled TV series. We also mixed in some Disney World talk. After talking Disney, we move in a totally different direction talking about the works of Jane Austen....


Episode 127: Jeff Stormer of Party of One Podcast

Jeff Stormer, host of Party of One Podcast joins me to talk about a number of fandoms along with the recent launch of his Kickstarter for MISSION: ACCOMPLISHED! We start off by talking about the world of Professional Wrestling, focusing less on the WWE and more on smaller independent promotions across the globe. Then we talk Tabletop Roleplaying Games. We discuss the start and evolution of Party of One Podcast. Then we dive into his Kickstarter for Mission: Accomplished!, an RPG inspired by...


Episode 126: Tonia Thompson of Nightlight Podcast

Tonia Thompson joins me to discuss a few of her favorite fandoms as well as Nightlight Podcast. Tonia talks about her love of the Twilight Zone (and we discuss Black Mirror too!). Then it's American Horror Story followed by the character discussion of Bonnie Bennett from The Vampire Diaries. Finally, Tonia talks all about Nightlight Podcast. What it is and more importantly, why you should listen. You can find Tonia...


Episode 125: Katy Morgan of Off the Table

Katy Morgan of Off the Table joins me to discuss some of her favorite fandoms. We start off with the critically acclaimed Cowboy Bebop, the Japanese anime that continues to influence media 20 years after its release. On the total opposite spectrum, we discuss the rise of True Crime podcasts and why Katy is drawn to them. Then we delve into Tabletop Roleplaying and her work with Off the Table, a Twitch channel that runs a number of games every week. You can find Katy...


Episode 124: Kristine Chester of Heroes of the Hydian Way Podcast

Kristine returns to the podcast after being a featured guest on June 20th for Women in Tabletop Gaming Month. On this episode, we talk Star Trek, Star Wars, the video game series Valkyria Chronicles and Tabletop Roleplaying Games interspersed throughout. Kristine then talks about Heroes of the Hydian Way Podcast along with other projects she has taken part in. You can find Kristine at: https://twitter.com/12thKnight You can find Kristine on other podcasts...


TLE 2: Captain Cody Cosplay

The Lost Episode #2 with Cody Irvine aka Captain Cody Cosplay. Recorded in June of 2016, in the infancy of the podcast, I ran into computer and audio issues that delayed its release. Finally, it is here. My apologies to Cody for the delay in the release. I spoke to Cody about Marvel comics and movies along with cosplay. He also talked to me about his his desire (at the time) to become a stuntman. You can find Cody...


Episode 123: Nicole Davis, hosted by Brett Stewart of Movie Go Round Podcast

For the month of September, each week will have a special guest host. Today's episode features host Brett Stewart of the Movie Go Round Podcast talking with Nicole Davis, one of the co-hosts of the Movie Go Round Podcast. For this episode, Nicole and Brett have an in-depth conversation about comic book creator Terry Moore. They discuss his comics including Strangers in Paradise and Rachel Rising, his history and more. You can find Nicole...


Episode 122: Aric Berg, hosted by Justin Zenger of the Zeng This Podcast

For the month of September, each week will have a special guest host. Today's episode features host Justin Zenger of the Zeng This Podcast talking with Aric Berg. Aric is a recurring guest on the Zeng This podcast and brings a number of different fandoms to Tales from the Fandom. Aric talks primarily about The Simpsons TV series along with the Dragonball anime franchise. He also talks about the Godzilla movie franchise. You can find Aric at: https://twitter.com/aricberg You can find...