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  1. Episode #117: Chatting with Robin D. Laws

    Episode #117: Chatting with Robin D. Laws

    Description

    Roleplaying game and novel writer Robin D. Laws joins Dirk and David to share his experience as a designer and writer in the gaming industry. Robin shares his methodology, how writing for the two media compares, and his upcoming work.

    Contact Information 

    Dirk Knemeyer - @DKnemeyer, www.CQGames.com, Dirk@Knemeyer.comDavid Heron – @DavidVHeron

    Robin D. Laws – @robindlaws, kenandrobintalkaboutstuff.com

    Episode Outline

    0:00:24 – Robin’s background

    0:03:11 – The Gumshoe system

    0:11:59 – Establishing a voice

    0:20:20 – Gumshoe licensing

    0:26:03 – Recommendations on systems

    0:28:46 – Robin’s novels

    0:36:26 – Design process

    0:38:59 – King of Dragon Pass

    0:44:38 – The future of D&D

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2015/02/05/episode-117-chatting-with-robin-d-laws/

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  2. Episode #100: Failbetter Game and Fallen London

    Episode #100: Failbetter Game and Fallen London

    Description

    Alexis Kennedy and Liam Welton from Failbetter games join Dirk to talk about their dark games set in the world of Fallen London. With a background that goes from free-to-play web games to more traditional PC games, Failbetter has learned many lessons on design and business on their way to their latest game, Sunless Sea.

     

    Contact Information

    Dirk Knemeyer - @DKnemeyer, www.CQGames.com, Dirk@Knemeyer.com

    Liam Welton – @LiamWelton, liam@failbettergames.com

    Alexis Kennedy – @alexiskennedy, alexis@failbetter.com

     

    Episode Outline

    0:00:26 – Failbetter Games

    0:06:24 – The world of Fallen London

    0:25:22 – Fallen London development

    0:40:18 – Design challenges

    0:52:39 – Business models

    0:54:31 – Failbetter’s design process

    1:01:24 – Future projects

     

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2014/10/07/episode-100-failbetter-game-and-fallen-london/

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu