This is a list of digital downloads available on our Patreon feed. When you become a supporter you can download everything at (or below) your support level.
Comics (digital comics .cbz/.cbr) (various)
You will need a .cbz or .cbr reader program or app to view these digital comics and there are many free ones on the internet and in app stores.
Comic Book Movie & Serial Review Podcasts ($5 level)
These podcasts review vintage superhero or action-adventure made for TV movies, movies, or serialized films.
Bigfoot and Wildboy (1977) NEW AUGUST 1
Man of Steel (2013) NEW AUGUST 8
DragonKingKarl Wrestling Biography Podcasts ($5 level)
These podcasts look at the pro wrestling careers of various wrestlers throughout history.
Bobby Heenan (Patreon)
DragonKingKarl Pop Culture and Music Biography Podcasts ($5 level)
These podcasts take a look at various pop culture acts in a biography or documentary style including musicians, actors, fictional characters, comic book characters, and more.
American Gladiators ($1 special)
Eagles (concert review) ($1 special)
Video Games & Arcades NEW AUGUST 3
DragonKingKarl Wrestling Podcast Specials (various)
These are various Karl Stern podcast specials from over the years. Many of these are old DragonKing Press Shows, some are specials recorded for the Wrestling Observer website, and others are When It Was Cool exclusives.
Greatest Kayfabe Tournament Series:
History of the NWA World heavyweight title Series:
The Original History of Wrestling Series (or Short Form History of Wrestling):
History of Wrestling Action Figures Series:
Long Form History of Wrestling Series (On-Going):
Southeastern Championship Wrestling 1983 Series:
DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour Podcast ($5 level)
This is the Karl Stern wrestling history podcast exclusively for the When It Was Cool website and is a Patreon only show. Mailbag Q&A, results, and various wrestling topics.
DragonKing Dark Podcast (Archives at $5 level)
DragonKing Dark is a spin-off of the old After Dark radio show and is heard at F4WOnline.com, WrestlingObserver.com, and the Dark Matter Radio Network. New shows are free but archived shows are available to Patreons at the $5 level.
Episode 125 (Nothing Left Standing) NEW AUGUST 5
Episode 126 (Future is Wrong) Extended Patreon Cut NEW AUGUST 12
DragonKing Darker Podcast ($5 level)
DragonKing Darker is a podcast sister show to DragonKing Dark exclusively for Patreons of When It Was Cool. The show covers topics similar to DragonKing Dark but takes a more intimate approach.
DragonKing Press Newsletter (pro wrestling history newsletter .pdf) ($5 level)
This is the old DragonKing Press Newsletter by Karl Stern covering the history of pro wrestling. These are .pdf files and should be viewable on most any device.
Pioneers of Wrestling Special ($5 level) Booklet covering pre-1930 wrestling history
100 Karate Moves - Bullshido at it's finest ($5 level)
Marvel Universe in Order Podcast ($5 level)
We have decided to keep the Marvel Universe in Order Podcast as it's own stand alone show due to the amount of site traffic and downloads the shows continue to get. Thank you.
Star Wars Movie Review Podcasts ($1 level)
Podcast reviews of all the major theatrical release Star Wars movies.
When It Was Cool Podcast Specials & Audio (various)
Assorted specials and stand alone shows.
Whatever Happened to Action Figures? ($5 level) NEW AUGUST 10