Garrett Wang, best known for his role as Ensign Harry Kim on Star Trek: Voyager, shares stories from his time on the set of the hit sci-fi show, being the Dragon Con Trek Track Director, battling depression and working with strong personalities during this 2015 Dragon Con panel.
Dan Carroll leads a team of volunteers to coordinate media outreach and guest interviews during Dragon Con, the largest convention in the known universe. During this time as a volunteer and Director of Dragon Can, Dan has met the cast of Buffy, Firefly, Star Trek and everything geek-culture that you can think of.
The Video Game Programming Director of Dragon Con 2015, Kevin Stallard, discusses what fans can look forward at this year’s convention, how to find the best seat during the annual parade and how the celebrity guests are just as excited as fans to attend Dragon Con.
Money matters and consumers want a good value, but its important to balance the potential enjoyment your hobbies will bring, not just the amount of time they will kill until the next release.
I focus my free time on comics, games, movies, anime and television (hence the kick-ass site) but not in equal measure and not always with the same ferocity. Why do interests ebb and flow from one medium to another? Is it my personal tastes that change or the products themselves? It’s a nature versus nurture question…where the stakes have never been lower.
Any variation of “After the first ten hours, it gets really good” isn’t acceptable, and we shouldn’t look down on people who don’t invest the upfront hours for dividends of entertainment down the road.