The podcast that takes a critical look at the craft of making games. Developers Allen Pike and Nigel Brooke dig in to a new topic each episode with an interesting guest.


46. Goofy as Heck

Gaming on Apple TV with Serenity Caldwell
Mar 06, 2016 • 1:21:16

45. How the Hell to Make Firewatch

Making Narrative Games with Nels Anderson
Feb 19, 2016 • 1:17:27

44. You're Buying a Child

Art Direction with Chris Bourassa
Jan 23, 2016 • 1:10:36

43. What the Heck?

Survival Games with Tiff Arment
Nov 15, 2015 • 1:08:38

42. Flood Their Cities With Poop Water

Simulation Games with Karoliina Korppoo
Oct 29, 2015 • 1:00:53

41. Let Me Pick Three Colors

Art of 3D Games with Jane Ng
Oct 12, 2015 • 1:01:47

40. The Les Miserables Barricade

3D Level Design with Bobby Ross
Sep 28, 2015 • 1:34:39

39. Strumming the Strum Button

Rhythm Games with Steve Lubitz
Mar 27, 2015 • 1:24:24

38. The Bullet Spongiest Bullet Sponge

Destiny with Michael “Rands” Lopp
Mar 06, 2015 • 1:19:52

37. Early Access Without Any Access

PC Gaming with John Walker
Feb 06, 2015 • 1:24:34

36. Scintillating Amazon Javelins of the Whale

Procedural Content with Noel Berry
Jan 22, 2015 • 1:02:53

35. We're Made of Bells and Whistles

Indie Game Marketing with Maya Kramer
Jan 06, 2015 • 1:08:05

34. Watching someone else play Minecraft

Minecraft with John Moltz
Dec 12, 2014 • 1:22:47

33. Being a Good Citizen on the Platform

Developing for Apple Platforms with Matt Comi
Nov 28, 2014 • 1:07:24

32. Perfect Combination of Quality and Quantity

Digital Distribution with Federico Viticci
Nov 24, 2014 • 1:21:48

31. I Want to Kinda Annoy People

Rewards with Justin Smith
Nov 15, 2014 • 53:52

30. Talking About Caragors

Enemy AI with Georgia Dow
Oct 30, 2014 • 1:06:55

29. Shakespeares Were Five Acts

Episodic Games with Ryan Payton
Oct 23, 2014 • 1:22:28

28. 400,000 Boar-killing Bots

Scaling Games with Kristen Bornemann
Oct 18, 2014 • 1:18:24

27. A Tiny Game That You Can Play Forever

Puzzle Games with Asher Vollmer
Oct 03, 2014 • 1:14:26

26. Final_Final_REAL_FINAL_v5.wav

Audio Design with Matt Marteinsson
Sep 23, 2014 • 1:11:47

25. So Unreal is Just Amazing

Game Engines with Jeff Lamarche
Sep 05, 2014 • 1:32:21

24. Walking with a Voiceover

Content and Systems with Daniel Cook
Aug 15, 2014 • 1:14:10

23. How Not to Doom Yourself

Failed Games with Curtis Lassam
Aug 08, 2014 • 1:06:39

22. Games Are Things Made By People

Indie Collaboration with Adam 'Atomic' Saltsman
Jul 18, 2014 • 1:09:41

21. A Complete Tub of Crap

3D APIs with Guy English
Jul 18, 2014 • 1:38:41

20. That's Not My Shepard

Narrative with Amanda Warner and Brianna Wu
Jul 12, 2014 • 1:30:50

19. They Shipped It Anyway

Porting Games with Philippe Casgrain
Jul 04, 2014 • 1:05:04

18. There Are No Rules

Games for Kids with Amanda Rösler
Jun 27, 2014 • 59:19

17. The Main Character is a Serial Killer!

Morality in Games with Peter Cohen
Jun 20, 2014 • 1:06:33

16. The Looney Tunes School of Stealth

Stealth with Justin Voss
Jun 13, 2014 • 1:12:06

15. Being a Bad Spider-Man

Open Worlds with Scott Stevenson
May 30, 2014 • 1:18:50

14. The Red LEDs Were Cheaper

Failed Consoles with Kyle Orland
May 23, 2014 • 1:17:37

13. A QWOP Sort of Humour

Humour in Games with Curtis Lassam
May 16, 2014 • 1:05:32

12. First Person Shooter Monkey Island

Retro Games with Neven Mrgan
May 09, 2014 • 1:04:51

11. Secret Alien Technology

Portable Games with Myke Hurley
May 02, 2014 • 1:11:04

10. Nobody Has Gold Stars

Online Jerks with GTZ Grace
Apr 25, 2014 • 1:08:57

9. Getting Bored of Clicking On Cows

Web Games with Angelina Fabbro
Apr 18, 2014 • 1:27:51

8. Architecture and Forgiveness

Games as Art with Ken Wong
Apr 11, 2014 • 1:26:52

7. Criticizing Water For Being Wet

Game Reviews with Scott Stevenson
Apr 04, 2014 • 1:28:45

6. My Whole Colony Filled Up With Cabbage

Simulations with David Baumgart
Mar 28, 2014 • 1:14:45

5. You Die Instantly

Game Difficulty with Tyson Kallberg
Mar 21, 2014 • 1:14:42

4. It Shipped And It Was Fast

Horrible Hacks with Guy English
Mar 14, 2014 • 1:33:56

3. Three Quarters of Half-Life One

Game Length with Patrick Gibson
Mar 07, 2014 • 1:10:52

2. A Perfect Storm of Crummy Business Decisions

Sequels with Parveen Kaler
Feb 28, 2014 • 1:09:37

1. Container of Monetary Units

In App Purchase with Matt Kump
Feb 21, 2014 • 1:11:44