GiN reporter Marie Brownhill got the rare opportunity to sit down with the legendary Richard Garriott, better known as Lord British. We talk about his new game Shroud of the Avatar, his days with Ultima Online, and what it means to make a great games.
At DragonCon, GiN was able to chat with Comics and Popular Arts Conference speaker Johnathan Flowers, a doctoral candidate in Philosophy from Southern Illinois University. His research focuses on Japanese Aesthetics and the philosophy of race, gender and sexuality.
Timothy Zahn is well known as a Star Wars author, plus the Cobra series, The Icarus Hunt, The Conquerors Saga, Dragonback series and the Quadrail series. He came to AwesomeCon to talk all things sci-fi and Star Wars.
Looking for an amazing place to work in the game industry? We talk with Goodgame Studios, one of the most happening developers in Europe with over 1,200 committed game designers from sixty nations. From a swimming pool to food and beer, we find out why everyone wants to join up with Goodgame.
Lichdom: Battlemage was a huge success on the PC, with thousands of spells available to craft that could incinerate, melt, freeze, dazzle and who-knows-what-else to hordes of enemies. Now the badass mage concept is coming to consoles. We talk with the publishers to find out about Lichdom’s magic.
When diagnosed with cancer, Sam Coster decided to not only fight it, but to get together with his brothers to create the massive open-world, crafting RPG Crashlands at the same time. Sam beat cancer, and his game is winning over thousands of players.
Maximum Games is looking to redefine the whole stealth action genre with Alekhine’s Gun, a title that offers open world freedom, intense stealth gameplay and an exciting Cold War plot that’s not to be missed. Dive into the shadows a bit with its creators.
The Golf Club Collector’s Edition is one of the most unique sports games to come out in years for the PC. It offers a realistic swing mechanic, gorgeous graphics, a new tropical mode, and a full course designer. Find out how it was made this week in our industry interview with HB Studios.
Security is on the minds of many gamers, and game companies, these days. We talk with computer security expert Dr. Vincent Berk from FlowTraq to explain the latest in defense technology.
Play Magnus is a unique app that challenges players to face the world’s best chess player, Magnus Carlsen, at different phases of his life. The goal is to get more young people interested in chess. Find out how successful they’ve been so far.