In episode 5 of the Say Something Smart podcast, Stephanie and Angel interview Craig Fryar, head of Global Business Intelligence at Wargaming.net. The three talk about Star Wars Land, how data influences game design, and why despair is needed gaming.
Star Wars Land: 0:40
Data analytics in Gaming: 4:06
Surprising gamers: 6:20
Analyzing millions of players: 8:50
Suffering, enjoyment, and despair in gaming: 10:07
Angel and Stephanie interview Jose Sanchez in episode 4 of the Say Something Smart podcast. The group discusses the connection between porn and video games, community in gaming, and how city-builders can teach valuable life lessons.
In this episode, Dr. Brian Burton visits Angel and Stephanie to discuss the health benefits of video games, old-timey word processors, and the mistakes game developers make. Dr. Burton is an assistant professor at Abilene Christian University and teaches digital entertainment and information technology.
In episode 2 of the Say Something Smart podcast series, Angel and Stephanie interview Rob Buchheit, co-founder of Nectar Game Studios. The three tackle hard topics like female realism in video games, the best virtual combat style, and having too much rhythm for DDR.
In this first episode of the series, Angel and Stephanie interview the Creative Mastermind of Reactuate Games, Ron Davis. We discuss the future of drug testing in professional gaming, how other mediums influenced Reactuate’s strategy-based game, Guardian, and the real definition of “gamer.”