Last Updated: 8/23/12 7:46pm | Episodes: 101
Because Games Matter!
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This week, we list some under-appreciated titles from the beloved 16-bit era.
This week, we discuss the benefits of subtle imbalances in games (and welcome our newest team member)!
This week, we conclude our two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games (like Journey).
This week, we begin a two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games.
This week, we finally get around to talking about the trouble with power creep (with special guest)!
This week, we recommend some more interesting, "under the radar" games.
This week, we offer a handy guide to making your voice heard in U.S. politics (with special guest)!
This week, we discuss the AAA industry's trend toward hard-boiling its franchises, and what it means to be "mature".
This week, we discuss a major bandwidth problem we're about to run into.
This week, we give a progress update on the EC Indie Fund...
This week, we talk a bit about Three Act Structure, In Medias Res and amnesia as a plot device.
This week, we consider the intended goal (and possible results) of Blizzard's plan for a "real money" marketplace in Diablo III.
This week, we talk about Operant Conditioning, and its unfortunate overuse in modern game design.
This week, we begin a three-part series discussing (and defining) Western RPGs and JRPGs.
This week, we look back on the last year and a half of Kinect and offer some new observations about the device.
This week, we tackle the rampant bullying, misogyny and hate speech that occurs within the gaming community.
This week, we conclude our series on Western RPGs and JRPGs.
This week, we discuss the skills it takes to be a great developer (with lots of help from the folks at Stack Exchange).
This week, Mass Effect 3 gives us a chance to talk some more about DLC.