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Episode 86 – 2013 Spectacular

See ya later jerk-year!

2013 is near its end so now is the time to reflect, take stock and memorize lottery numbers in case we’re ever suddenly sent back in time. Listen for 9 of the best awards of the year plus our industry, gaming and crowd funding highlights. Sorry about Paul and Ben arguing.

Crowdfunding picks of the year
Paul: 3. Sunless Sea  2. Darkwood 1. Night In the Woods
James: 3. RetroWorld 2. Red Baron 1. Dex
Ben: 3. Torment Tides of Numenera 2. Soccer Legends 1. Obduction

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Top 5 Reasons your Kickstarter isn’t going anywhere

Your Kickstarter Sucks

Kickstarter and other crowd funding sites such as indiegogo are rapidly changing the landscape of gaming. As Triple A development slips, small development teams with low budget, niche projects are starting to gain more attention and often find success with crowd funding.  Many players view crowd funding as easy, risk-free money, but for developers it can be an emotional rollercoaster where they’ve bet their very livelihood on the public’s generosity.

We, the gaming public have the power. We shall decide who will survive to code another day and who will have to take that internship with Oracle after all.

So why does your Kickstarter suck?

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Episode 46 – Awkward Introduction

Don't stop unless they do

No one knows what’s going on in today’s episode. We accidentally talk about heaps of stuff though from the many game announcements of PAX East to the resignation of EA’s John Riccitello. Defiance has finally lifted its NDA so we’re free to talk about all our mutant shooting fun. Plus there’s a new crowd funding site making the rounds!

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Episode 42 – Life, The Universe and Playstation 4

Towel reference

The PS4 is fuelled by dreams and magical rainbows. While we may never again be able to play in our grundies again under the watchful eye of Big Console everything is new again and that makes us feel good.  Also if we find time we’ll discuss some other games and our regular rubbish!

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Episode 36 – Taste the Future

I have but one small tongue to taste the world

New Pokemon! The future of the industry! A Holodeck in your living room!  What’s next? Self slicing bread? That’s a really stupid idea. Everyone is back this week and 8.5 tones of quality video game entertainment are coming along with them.  Stick us in your ears and wiggle us around.

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