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The Dialog Tree: Interviews With Creators Within The Video Game Industry

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Hosted by Roger Reichardt, The Dialog Tree is your source for interviews with creators within the video game industry.

Hosted by Roger Reichardt, The Dialog Tree is your source for interviews with creators within the video game industry.

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United States

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Hosted by Roger Reichardt, The Dialog Tree is your source for interviews with creators within the video game industry.

Language:

English


Episodes

Interview with Sally Blake, Senior Producer at No More Robots, CEO of Silent Games, and founder of Women Making Games North East

5/27/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger interviews Sally Blake, Senior Producer at No More Robots, CEO of Silent Games, and founder of Women Making Games North East. You can follow Sally on Twitter: @Vialixia You can follow No More Robots on Twitter: @nomorerobotshq You can follow Silent Games on Twitter: @silentgamesHQ You can follow Women Making Games North East on Twitter: @WOMGNE

Duration:00:22:59

Interview and Discussion of Covid-19's Impact on the Video Game Industry with Todd Mitchell, Game Developer, Freelance Writer, and Host of the GameDev Podcast

4/23/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger discusses the impact of Covid-19 on game dev studios with Todd Mitchell, host of the GameDev Breakdown Podcast, game developer and freelance writer/interviewer. Follow Todd on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mechatodzilla Follow Todd's podcast and journalism: https://twitter.com/codeWritePlay And visit the website: https://codewriteplay.com/the-gamedev-breakdown-podcast/

Duration:00:22:43

Interview with Luis Antonio, Creator of Twelve Minutes

4/9/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger discusses the game Twelve Minutes with creator Luis Antonio. Luis discusses the art direction of the game, what it's like to create as an indie developer, and the unique aspects of Twelve Minutes. Follow Luis on Twitter: https://twitter.com/facaelectrica Follow Twelve Minutes on Twitter: https://twitter.com/12minutesgame Learn more about the game at their website: http://twelveminutesgame.com/

Duration:00:41:59

Interview with Amir Fassihi From Dead Mage Studios, Creators of Children of Morta

3/26/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger talks with Amir Fassihi from Dead Mage Studios, the creators of Children of Morta. Listen as they discuss the challenges behind creating a roguelike, story driven game, the art of the game, and the challenges of marketing in today's robust game industry. Follow Children of Morta on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChildrenOfMorta Learn more about the game at their website: http://childrenofmorta.com/

Duration:00:38:44

Interview with Sina Grace, Writer for the Comic Book Read Only Memories

3/12/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger talks with Sina Grace, writer for the comic book series Read Only Memories, a comic book based on the game with the same name. You can learn more about the comic book here: https://www.idwpublishing.com/midboss-idw-publishing-bring-read-only-memories-to-comics-december-2019/

Duration:00:25:53

Interview with Ryan from Retro Game Brews

2/27/2020
In this episode, Roger discusses running a retro e-league and the appeal of retro gaming with Ryan from Retro Game Brews. You can follow Retro Game Brews on Twitter @RetroGameBrews or follow Retro Game Brews on Twitch at https://www.twitch.tv/retrogamebrews

Duration:00:28:32

Interview with Antler Studios, Creators of Project Grove

2/13/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger interviews Tom, Harry, and Emily from Antler Studios, the creators of Project Grove, which is now in Kickstarter. Project Grove is a 3D puzzle-platformer unravelling the tale of a legendary alchemist and their plucky robot companion on a quest to save humanity from a deadly disease. Navigate dangerous terrain, collect and experiment with exotic flora to discover magical abilities, then use them to augment your surroundings and solve a series of...

Duration:00:48:05

Interview with Ian Tornay From Phoenix Labs, Creators of Dauntless

1/30/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger talks with Ian Tornay from Phoenix Labs, creators of Dauntless. In this episode, Roger and Ian discuss the challenges of making a game that is constantly evolving, the creative process around creating new experiences, why it was important to make the game cross platform compatible, and the decisions made around making the game a free to play model. Dauntless is a free-to-play co-op action RPG available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One,...

Duration:01:03:43

Interview with Jussi Loukiainen, CEO of Platonic Partnership, Creators of Lydia

1/16/2020
In this episode of The Dialog Tree, Roger talks with Jussi Loukiainen, CEO of Platonic Partnership, Creators of the game Lydia. Lydia is an award winning (The Best Creative Achievement of the Year and People’s Choice Game of the Year awards at Finnish Game Awards 2018) visual novel which deals with adults substance abuse from the perspective of a little girl. Lydia is arriving on the Nintendo Switch on January 17th, 2020. The game is also available on Steam.

Duration:00:16:41

Finale

11/10/2019
In our last episode of the Gamerheads Podcast, Mike and Roger review the games Trails of Cold Steel 3, Stela, and Destiny Connect Tick-Tock Travelers. There is also a bonus review of Caravan stories at the end of the episode. Thank you to everyone that has supported us over the last three years. It was an amazing journey.

Duration:00:42:12

Review: Greedfall

11/3/2019
Blue and Christian review GreedFall, out now on PS4, XBox One, and PC. In an alternate 17th century European setting, a plague ravages the people of the continent. Players must travel to a magical island to navigate politics, monsters, and the supernatural in hopes of finding a cure. The Tip and the Top: The Flip and the Flop: Final Grade: D Be sure to subscribe to Gamerheads: iTunes...

Duration:00:34:43

Bonus Episode: Narratives in Video Games

11/1/2019
When we recorded with Red from Mage Cast, we discussed narratives and video games and how stories are told in video games. While it would have made the episode really long if we kept it in, we thought it'd be a good bonus episode for you! Enjoy! Be sure to subscribe to Gamerheads: iTunes -https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gamerheads-a-video-game-podcast-network/id1186106962?mt=2 Buzzsprout -http://gamerheadspodcast.buzzsprout.com/ Twitch: Twitch.tv/gamerheadspodcast Support our...

Duration:00:12:12

Five More Minutes: Halloween Special - Ghost Stories

10/31/2019
In this new weekly show focused on nerd and geek culture outside of video games, the Gamerheads discuss their favorite ghost stories. Be sure to subscribe to Gamerheads: iTunes -https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gamerheads-a-video-game-podcast-network/id1186106962?mt=2 Buzzsprout -http://gamerheadspodcast.buzzsprout.com/ Twitch - twitch.tv/gamerheadspodcast Support our podcast: https://www.patreon.com/gamerheadspodcast Friends of the Show: John F. Kevin W. Members of the...

Duration:00:19:46

Review: The Ninja Saviors: Return of the Warriors

10/30/2019
Mike and Roger review The Ninja Saviors: Return of the Warriors. The Tip and The Top: The Flip and the Flop Final Grade: A Review code provided by PR Hound Be sure to subscribe to Gamerheads: iTunes -https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gamerheads-a-video-game-podcast-network/id1186106962?mt=2 Buzzsprout -http://gamerheadspodcast.buzzsprout.com/ If you have a question for the cast that you want read on the show - get ahold of us in the ways below: Send us a Tweet @gamerheadspc Send...

Duration:00:16:09

Bethesda’s Premium Paid Service to Fix Fallout 76

10/27/2019
Roger, Blue, Mike, are joined by Robert Workman on this week’s Gamerheads to talk about Epic’s lawsuit against the employee who leaked Fortnite info, NBC’s sitcom The Squad, and Bethesda’s premium paid service for Fallout 76! The crew also talks games as they discuss Cat Quest 2, Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Complete Edition, WWE2k20, Tetris 99, and more! Be sure to subscribe to Gamerheads: iTunes...

Duration:01:29:39

Five More Minutes: The Rise of the Skywalker Final Trailer on MNF

10/24/2019
In this new weekly show focused on nerd and geek culture outside of video games, the Gamerheads discuss the final trailer for The Rise of the Skywalker on Monday Night Football? Be sure to subscribe to Gamerheads: iTunes -https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gamerheads-a-video-game-podcast-network/id1186106962?mt=2 Buzzsprout -http://gamerheadspodcast.buzzsprout.com/ Support our podcast: https://www.patreon.com/gamerheadspodcast Friends of the Show: John F. Kevin W. Members of the...

Duration:00:07:03

Review: Eyes of Ara

10/23/2019
Roger reviews the game Eyes of Ara, now out on the Nintendo Switch. Alone on a remote island stands a long-abandoned castle, the source of many a ghastly rumor and unsettling tale. Not all is as it seems. A mysterious signal has begun broadcasting from somewhere within the ancient halls. Something inside the castle has awoken, and someone needs to venture inside to discover the truth. The Tip and The Top: The Flip and The Flop: Final Grade: B Review code provided by Stride PR Be sure...

Duration:00:06:51

Nintendo Switch's Sales Numbers

10/20/2019
Roger, Blue, Mike, and Christian are all reunited on this week’s Gamerheads to talk about the latest Resident Evil movie getting wrapped up in a lawsuit, Nintendo Switch’s soaring sales, a dentist’s million-dollar video game collection, and more! Roger also talks about his return to Rocket League, Blue continues to careen through Cat Quest 2, Mike makes it through the first Cat Quest, and Christian collapses after putting over 150 hours into Persona 5. Be sure to subscribe to...

Duration:01:20:28

Five More Minutes: Gemini Man

10/17/2019
In this new weekly show focused on nerd and geek culture outside of video games, the Gamerheads discuss the film technology behind Gemini Man. Be sure to subscribe to Gamerheads: iTunes -https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gamerheads-a-video-game-podcast-network/id1186106962?mt=2 Buzzsprout -http://gamerheadspodcast.buzzsprout.com/ Support our podcast: https://www.patreon.com/gamerheadspodcast Friends of the Show: John F. Kevin W. Members of the #GamerheadsNation: Miguel...

Duration:00:07:17

Review: Killer Queen Black

10/16/2019
Phil and Roger review Killer Queen Black. Killer Queen Black is an intense multiplayer action/strategy platformer for up to eight players. Hop on the snail, hoard berries, or wipe out the enemy’s queen to claim victory. Killer Queen Black is the acclaimed arcade phenomenon redesigned from the ground up for PC and console. Killer Queen Black, a new take on the arcade eSport Killer Queen, has been rebuilt from the ground up and optimized for PC and console. The gameplay is immediately...

Duration:00:16:08