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Humans of Gaming



Show Hosts

Chris Gwaltney
Chris is the Chief Executive Nerd of LTN and co-host of Humans of Gaming. He loves his wife and games. He lives in Ventura, California with his wife and his games.
Drew Dixon
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.

Episodes

Humans of Gaming 148 | Dr. Karen Schrier on Using Games for Solving Problems and Change

Dr. Karen Schrier talks about ability to tell gripping stories and effectively communicate ideas in a different medium and playing games before it was cool.

Humans of Gaming 147 | Joe Hopkins of Endangered

Joe Hopkins of the Kickstarter board game project Endangered joins us this week. Drew and Chris talk with Joe about the self appointed quarter backing player who can take over the gaming experience and create barriers for enjoyment as well as Joe’s midwestern upbringing as well as his life in Detroit, MI.

Humans of Gaming 146 | Eddy Webb of Pugmire on Being a Good Dog

Eddy Webb talks to us about what it means to be a "good dog" in Pugmire, a role playing game that reflects on the human condition.

Humans of Gaming 145 | Manny Trembley of Dice Throne

Manny Tremblay of hit board game Dice Throne, talks frankly about everything from making children's dishes, working for Cyan, and isoloationst religion.

Humans of Gaming 144 | Rebekah Saltsman of Overland

In the frozen tundra of Michigan, Rebekah Saltsman sits down to talk to Drew about the forthcoming game Overland.
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Humans of Gaming 143 | Xalavier Nelson Jr. of Hypnospace Outlaw on Horrible Puns

Xalavier Nelson Jr. of Hypnospace Outlaw talks about underground folk dancing and how puns and horror games have more in common than people might think.
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Humans of Gaming 142 | Andrien Gbinigie of Ubisoft on the Power of Social Media

Andrien Gbinigie of Ubisoft joins us this week to talk about his dream of working on Assassin's Creed ever since he ran atop the roofs in Venice in AC2.

Humans of Gaming 141 | Michael Vermeulen and Derek Bradley of Ashen

Michael Vermeulen and Derek Bradley of Ashen talk about the development of their Souls-like game and the "take care of people" environment of the studio.

Humans of Gaming 140 | Adam Davis and Adam Johns of Game to Grow

Adam Davis and Adam Johns of Games to Grow join Drew and Chris this week to talk about the therapeutic uses of Dungeons & Dragons.

Humans of Gaming 139 | Jay Tholen of Hypnospace Outlaw on Developing Games as a Christian

Jay Tholen of Hypnospace Outlaw waxes nostalgic over the late 90's internet and bemones the divergant opinions of video games within Christendom.