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A podcast from Idle Thumbs

Designer Notes

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55 Episodes • Released Monthly

55 Episodes • Released Monthly

A podcast from Idle Thumbs

Designer Notes

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55 Episodes • Released Monthly

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Why do we make games? Every designer has a different and very personal answer to that question. Soren Johnson, founder of Mohawk Games, sits down with noted designers to find out by examining their careers as a whole.

Latest Episode

21 Aug 2020 • 3 hours 3 mins

Designer Notes 55: Meg Jayanth

In this episode, Soren interviews independent game developer Meg Jayanth, the writer on 80 Days. They discuss how fan fiction is similar to modding, if 80 Days is a criticism of the Bioware companion system, and why it’s important to do your work.