What an amazing time we have been having at GDC Online. Today was day 3, the final day of GDC. We spent today at the writers summit learning all about writing for video games. Man, it was amazing. More on that on the inside. Also, we have a great interview with Robert Winkler, CEO of 5th Planet Games. They have some super cool games, we highly suggest you check them out. So grab a cold one and enjoy our quick recap of GDC Online Day 3. We will be back to our regular show format on our next episode.
Games Developer Conference : Day 2, What a crazy wonderful show it has been. Getting todays show together has been amazing. Nothing could take the smiles off our faces. What a great day we for you dear listeners. Amazing interviews, and equally amazing panels. Best part, we recorded live on our way home, hope you enjoy the ambiance. Grab a drink or two, like we did, and enjoy Day 2 of GDC Online.
‘In The Month of Madness’ continues with “Killer Klowns From Outer Space” Get your opinions, comments or questions into us soon!
Today we cover day one of GDC Online. Thats right kids, the Games Developer Conference Online brought to you by The Surly Nerd. Its a quick one for you covering day one of GDC Online. So far things have been amazeballs! So stay awhile, and listen! The Surly Nerd GDC Online Day 1. Also, don’t forget this weeks ‘In The Month of Madness’ homework; Killer Klowns From Outer Space.
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This week on The Surly Nerd we kick off our “In the Month of Madness”. We start off with technology news where we chat a bit about Microsoft, Redbox, Google and all about Apple. We move from there to level 2: video game news where there is some talk about plans for the next Xbox, why people are leaving Bioware, and Cliffy B leaving Epic Games. We close level 2 with some Halo 4 News and why Halo Wars bombed in Bungies eyes.
In level 3: entertainment news we start off with a dash of comics news. We chat a bit about what’s going on with the Fox Marvel movies, the new Superman movie and the Wizard of Oz. We close out the week with our first In the Month of Madness movie, Hellraiser where we talk all about why we love that film and franchise so very much.
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Greetings adventurers and welcome back to our little Inn on the internet we call The Surly Nerd. As we enter into episode 15 this week we kick the news off with Level 1: Technology News where we talk about the riots and lawsuits following Apple around on the heels of the new iPhone release. We go from there to cyber attacks on banks, Valve talking about Steam for Linux, HPs CEO and Maingears all in one gaming PC.
Over in Level 2: Video Game News we cover Popcaps employees getting laid off, World of Warcraft, Google trying to understand the modern gamer, Phantasy Star Online 2, the unreleased Cabin in the Woods game, a couple new trilogy releases, some Sony news and 343s plans for Halo.
We close out our show with a heaping helping of Level 3: Entertainment news. This week we discuss Captain America being sworn in as president, Ghostbusters getting rebooted, a Spy Hunter Movie and a ton of Marvel movie news. From there we talk about the Vatican’s opinion of Promethus, what to expect in the new Sin City movie, the lawsuit over the Dark Knight shooting and close out Level 3 with Tonys rant about things Michael Bay has said recently.
We get to your questions as we get into our Drinks at the Inn segment and let you know more about the future of our show.
Grab a couple drinks and get settled in with us here on: The Surly Nerd