Author Guest of Honor, Jason Denzel

Jason Denzel is the founder of, the leading online community for Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time saga. Since 1998, Dragonmount has been the web’s top destination for franchise-related news, features, blogs, theories, games and discussion. has been featured in news outlets including USA Today, CNN, ABC, Wired, Los Angeles Times and Maclean's Magazine (Canada).

Denzel sits on the Board of Directors for JordanCon. He is also on the Advisory Council for the Waygate foundation, a charitable organization which helps authors and other content creators raise funds for charitable purposes. He has independently consulted on the Wheel of Time film franchise and was closely involved with the development of the last three Wheel of Time books.

His debut fantasy novel, Mystic, was published by Tor Books in November 2015. Two sequels, Mystic Dragon and Mystic Skies are forthcoming.

Denzel is an award-winning independent filmmaker. His trailer for The Towers of Midnight (produced in association with Tor Books) won three prestigious Telly Awards, including honors for cinematography and visual FX. His other short films have won additional awards.

In his free time, Denzel studies Choy Li Fut Kung Fu. He lives in Northern California with his two sons and owns a lot of swords.

Denzel was our JordanCon 2009 (1) Toastmaster. He is our Author Guest of Honor for JordanCon 2018 (10).