Video game podcast starring game developer Gwen Frey (Bioshock Infinite/The Molasses Flood/Kine) and gaming personality Chris Slight (XSplit)
Ep. 110 Puzzle Game Devs Nerding Out w/ Corey Martin & Alan Hazelden
Three puzzle developers chat about about pacing in puzzle games, puzzle difficulty, the puzzle genre, the indie game market in general, and what we are playing right now.
Alan Hazelden @draknek (A Monster's Expedition, Cosmic Express, etc )
Corey Martin @mytoboggan (Bonfire Peaks, Pipe Push Paradise)
Gwendolyn Bond @diregoldfish (Kine, The Flame in The Flood)
Ep. 109 The Importance of Passion
Is it important to love the game genre for the game you are working on? That depends on the studio size and your role, right? This week we chat about passion and how important it is for marketing in particular.
Ep. 108 Finding Inspiration & Staying Motivated As An Indie Dev
Chris grills Gwen on how she finds motivation to develop games, how she plans her work, why she does it, and more.
Ep. 107 Online Game Festivals, Streaming Platforms, & Dis Respect M.D.
Dr Disrespect is thrown off Twitch. Mixer shuts down. Steam adds live streaming to their store. Online game festivals are bad for indies.
Gwen and Chris chat about all this and more!
Ep. 106 Star Trek: PS5
Star Trek! Gwen's next game! The PlayStation 5! All of it is discussed on this episode!
PSA: If you want to skip Star Chat skip to 14:28.
Ep. 105 Unreal Engine 5? Sounds Epic!
Gwen and Chris discuss the recently revealed Unreal Engine 5 from Epic, GTA 5 and Civ 6 going on the Epic Store for free and more.