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Humans of Gaming Episode 162 | GenCon 2019 Interviews Part 2

We are back with the second half of GenCon 2019 interviews featuring some of our favorite experiences at the convention. Drew Dixon, our Chief Content Nerd talks to 6 more developers and designers for this show including Evan Derrick of “City of Angels” who spent 5 – 6 years creating this game; Robert Newton, Josh Wood, and Frank West amongst others. After a quick run down of the games they are showing at GenCon, we ask what do you hope the players get out of the experience and why do you make games?

Interview Times:

1:42 | Evan Derrick –  Detective: City of Angels

10:38 | Robert Netwon – Coin Flip Games – Shuffle Grand Prix

14:52 | Molly Johnson / Robert Melvin / Shawn Stankewich – Alderac – Point Salad

22:17 | Josh Wood – Alderac – Atelier: The Painter’s Studio

28:50 | Frank West – City of Games  – Isle of Cats

34:03 | Dayanna Ramirez – Iello Games

 





Episode Hosts

Drew Dixon
Co-founder | Chief Content Nerd
Drew is the Chief Content Nerd for Love Thy Nerd and the co-host of Humans of Gaming. He is also the editor of Explore the Bible: Students and co-hosts the weekly CaPC Digest podcast for Christ and Pop Culture. Drew has written for Paste Magazine, Relevant Magazine, Christianity Today, WORLD Magazine, and Think Christian. He lives in the Nashville, TN area with his wife and their three children.

Episode Producer

Jonathan Clauson
Starting with Clear Channel Radio in the '90s, Jonathan has worked in audio and marketing for 20 years. Credits include stints at EA Tiburon, Christianity Today, Christ and Pop Culture, and freelancing as voice talent for audiobooks and podcast production services.

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