Ep. 266 - Perspexpertise
Ep. 266

Ep. 266 - Perspexpertise

Episode description

Our standard party of panelists covers the newly announced God of War and Death Stranding adaptations, what they’d teach in game design school, hangout flavors, and Christopher Lambert. Hosted by Alex Jaffe, with Frank Cifaldi, Tim Rogers, and Brandon Sheffield. Edited by Esper Quinn, original music by Kurt Feldman.

Questions this week:

  1. Who were the kings of the lost art of video game packaging? (05:40)
  2. Which games make the weird controllers they were designed for worth using? (12:57)
  3. Other than fatherhood, what types of interpersonal relationships should games explore? (19:59)
  4. What’s the worst flavor text in video games? (26:04)
  5. In the Death Stranding movie, who should play Sam Porter Bridges? (31:17)
  6. What questions would you put on a written exam in a game design class? (39:15)
  7. What would you change about the last video game you played? (44:25)
  8. How would you describe your unique perspective and how would you put that in a video game? (51:42)
  9. How would you break down the first screen of Super Mario Bros.? (56:34)

LIGHTNING ROUND: The Price is Sprite (from Yeso) (01:04:56)

Recommendations and Outro (01:12:38)

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Recommendations: Brandon: Take a look at the Jewel of the Five Suns kickstarter, Cameron Paul 106 KMEL Powermixes, wishlist Hyper Gunsport and Demonschool on steam please thank you
Frank: Yakuza / Ryū ga Gotoku series
Tim: JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure
Jaffe: The Blacklist

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