Backlog: Opening a Fresh Deck Edition

    This week’s backlog has some kind of collectible card game theme that makes me wonder where we’ve all gone wrong in our lives. First off, after showing promise of being a useful member of society, Nick is now hopelessly addicted to…

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    “This Indie Life” – The Silicon Sasquatch Podcast: Episode 41

    Doug sits down with Nick to hear about his leap from an established routine at a steady career into the unpredictable world of independent game development.

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    Backlog: Reaper of Dark Souls edition

    Having conquered the horrors of Dark Souls and what might as well be the Grim Reaper in Diablo III’s new Reaper of Souls expansion, Nick comes to terms with the old truism: You can never go home again. Especially if you’ve killed all the bad guys.

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    “Riftbook” – The Silicon Sasquatch Podcast: Episode 40

    The gaming community’s in an uproar over Facebook’s $2 billion acquisition of Oculus VR, makers of the Oculus Rift virtual-reality headset. Doug, Spencer and Nick analyze the situation and determine that reports of VR’s demise are greatly exaggerated.

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  • Arroyo Cactus Cat Games Pen and Paper Adventure Game System

    “I Cast A Spell. It Drives Out Boring Pen and Paper RPGs…” — The Silicon Sasquatch Podcast: Episode 39

    We dip our toe into the murky waters of pen-and-paper game design in this illuminating conversation with Dan Phipps, founder of Cactus Cat Games and creator of the upcoming pen-and-paper RPG Arroyo.

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