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Ep. 5 Craig Fryar

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.

Craig Fryar
Craig Fryar

Time Stamps

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

Data influencing game design: 13:07

World of Warships: 16:48

Gaming past and future: 17:19

Augmented vs virtual reality: 22:23

Games affecting people: 26:46

References

Wargaming.net

PII

Deep Blue (IBM)

Ready Player One

IllumiRoom Project

Earth and Beyond game

Craig’s LinkedIn