Life and Dev is a podcast where life and game development meet. Each episode a guest joins Elise Terranova to discuss the projects they are working on, current professional and or passion projects in depth. Intro music by Patricia Ziehn.
In this episode we talk to Sagan Yee, guest speaker and Workshop host at A MAZE 2018. We cover niche corners of the internet, Vaporwave, 2D animation and to how to make weird things in Canada. Her Exploring Weird Unity for Beginners Workshop notes are also available if you missed her workshop.
This episode we sit down with Sabine Harrer to talk about grief and games. Using her research and experience in grief we cover her main methodology in making games, using Muse based design.
Back after a break, Life and Dev welcomes Zöe Jellicoe for a talk about especially about writing about games and writing in games. Zöe reveals her favourite narrative game of all time and what she really spends her time doing in open world games.
This episode of Life and Dev is a live show from the English Theater Berlin where Franziska Zeiner introduces her works on display. We talk about small games that play with love, caring and past relationships including Social me, Kiss me maybe and Single Player. This show was recorded after the performance #Instalove by Catherine Duquette.
This special event was organized by Lorenzo Pilia for Berlin Games Scene.
4:30 Creating content from chat
10:00 Real life game mechanics
13:00 All about awkwardness
16:00 Art games and games in different contexts
23:00 Audience questions
The second A MAZE special with George Buckenham fresh from his talk Very Quick and Very Slow. We discuss making and hosting twitter bots, terrible ways to give away business cards, fostering communities and alternative game design ideas.
Fakhra AlMansouri joins Life and Dev as part of the A MAZE special. A hyper talk presenter and guest in Berlin, we discuss trying to start a games business when the government thinks you want to start a toys business, caramel, stranger things and site-seeing through games.