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Humans of Gaming Podcast

Sep 19, 2018

Nicholas Kole, freelance artist extraordinaire, joined Drew and Chris to talk about his latest work on The Wingfeather Saga and Spyro: The Reignited Trilogy. The trio talk about Nichola's prior work on Kingdoms of Amalur, his desire to redraw VeggieTales Bob the Tomato as a black mage from Final Fantasy, and how Chris...

Sep 12, 2018

Scott Rodgers of Pantone joins Drew and Chris this week. Scott has worked for over 25 years in AAA game development with credits dating back to the 16-bit era to the original God of War, writing the book "Level Up: The Guide to Great Video Game Design", and now is in the business of making board games. The trio talk...

Sep 5, 2018

Ben Esposito, developer of Donut County, joins Drew this week to talk a bit about the first game about a hole in the ground. Ben also has credits on titles such as, What Remains of Edith Finch and The Unfinished Swan. The conversation turns to Ben's Jewish heritage and upbringing and the urge to question what you are...

Aug 29, 2018

We wrap up our GenCon 2018 game designer interviews this week with part 3. Drew interviews another batch of new and veteran board game designers about their latest offerings as well as why they make the games they do, and what they hope players take away from their time. We hope you enjoy these interviews and you can...

Aug 22, 2018

This week Drew is revisiting his trip in Indy for GenCon 2018 to experience new board games and interview some of the designers behind the innovative titles. 

  1. Hoby Chou of My Little Scythe
  2. James Wilson of Everdell
  3. Tim Heerema of Archmage
  4. Justic Jacobson of Restoration Games
  5. Floyd Lu of Noises at Night
  6. Chris Apple and...