Extra Credits

Last Updated: 8/23/12 7:46pm | Episodes: 101

 Because Games Matter!

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Posted on August 23, 2012 - 7:46pm by Extra Credits

This week, we list some under-appreciated titles from the beloved 16-bit era.

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Posted on August 16, 2012 - 12:09am by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss the benefits of subtle imbalances in games (and welcome our newest team member)!

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Posted on August 8, 2012 - 10:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we conclude our two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games (like Journey).

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Posted on August 6, 2012 - 10:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we begin a two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games.

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Posted on July 25, 2012 - 10:30pm by Extra Credits

This week, we finally get around to talking about the trouble with power creep (with special guest)!

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Posted on July 23, 2012 - 11:30pm by Extra Credits

This week, we recommend some more interesting, "under the radar" games.

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Posted on July 18, 2012 - 10:30pm by Extra Credits

This week, we offer a handy guide to making your voice heard in U.S. politics (with special guest)!

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Posted on July 16, 2012 - 10:31pm by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss the AAA industry's trend toward hard-boiling its franchises, and what it means to be "mature".

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Posted on July 5, 2012 - 1:17pm by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss a major bandwidth problem we're about to run into.

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Posted on June 27, 2012 - 11:00pm by Extra Credits

This week, we give a progress update on the EC Indie Fund...

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Posted on July 25, 2012 - 10:30pm by Extra Credits

This week, we finally get around to talking about the trouble with power creep (with special guest)!

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Posted on February 12, 2012 - 1:13pm by Extra Credits

This week, we explain the value of playtesting your game, and offer some tips on how to get the best data possible.

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Posted on February 12, 2012 - 1:10pm by Extra Credits

This week, we try to figure out exactly what it was about the new Deus Ex game we liked so much.

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Posted on February 12, 2012 - 1:03pm by Extra Credits

This week, we take a close look at one of the game industry's less-appreciated roles: the Producer.

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Posted on February 12, 2012 - 12:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we talk about one of the ways games can teach us new things (without being boring about it).

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Posted on February 12, 2012 - 12:18pm by Extra Credits

This week, we talk about Operant Conditioning, and its unfortunate overuse in modern game design.

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Posted on August 23, 2012 - 7:46pm by Extra Credits

This week, we list some under-appreciated titles from the beloved 16-bit era.

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Posted on August 16, 2012 - 12:09am by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss the benefits of subtle imbalances in games (and welcome our newest team member)!

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Posted on August 8, 2012 - 10:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we conclude our two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games (like Journey).

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Posted on August 6, 2012 - 10:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we begin a two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games.

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Posted on March 21, 2012 - 10:00pm by Extra Credits

This week, we begin a three-part series discussing (and defining) Western RPGs and JRPGs.

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Posted on May 25, 2012 - 2:48pm by Extra Credits

This week, we look back on the last year and a half of Kinect and offer some new observations about the device.

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Posted on August 23, 2012 - 7:46pm by Extra Credits

This week, we list some under-appreciated titles from the beloved 16-bit era.

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Posted on July 5, 2012 - 1:17pm by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss a major bandwidth problem we're about to run into.

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Posted on July 18, 2012 - 10:30pm by Extra Credits

This week, we offer a handy guide to making your voice heard in U.S. politics (with special guest)!

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Posted on June 18, 2012 - 10:03pm by Extra Credits

This week, we tackle the rampant bullying, misogyny and hate speech that occurs within the gaming community.

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Posted on April 5, 2012 - 11:40pm by Extra Credits

This week, we conclude our series on Western RPGs and JRPGs.

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Posted on March 9, 2012 - 10:00pm by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss the skills it takes to be a great developer (with lots of help from the folks at Stack Exchange).

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Posted on April 11, 2012 - 11:40pm by Extra Credits

This week, Mass Effect 3 gives us a chance to talk some more about DLC.

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Posted on July 16, 2012 - 10:31pm by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss the AAA industry's trend toward hard-boiling its franchises, and what it means to be "mature".

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Posted on July 25, 2012 - 10:30pm by Extra Credits

This week, we finally get around to talking about the trouble with power creep (with special guest)!

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Posted on February 12, 2012 - 1:13pm by Extra Credits

This week, we explain the value of playtesting your game, and offer some tips on how to get the best data possible.

video
Posted on February 12, 2012 - 1:10pm by Extra Credits

This week, we try to figure out exactly what it was about the new Deus Ex game we liked so much.

video
Posted on February 12, 2012 - 1:03pm by Extra Credits

This week, we take a close look at one of the game industry's less-appreciated roles: the Producer.

video
Posted on February 12, 2012 - 12:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we talk about one of the ways games can teach us new things (without being boring about it).

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Posted on February 12, 2012 - 12:18pm by Extra Credits

This week, we talk about Operant Conditioning, and its unfortunate overuse in modern game design.

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Posted on August 23, 2012 - 7:46pm by Extra Credits

This week, we list some under-appreciated titles from the beloved 16-bit era.

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Posted on August 16, 2012 - 12:09am by Extra Credits

This week, we discuss the benefits of subtle imbalances in games (and welcome our newest team member)!

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Posted on August 8, 2012 - 10:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we conclude our two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games (like Journey).

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Posted on August 6, 2012 - 10:35pm by Extra Credits

This week, we begin a two-part series on the Hero's Journey as applied to games.

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