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The X Button Podcast: Episode 12

This week on the X Button podcast Peter and Blake are joined by Justin Meisse and Mattias Van Camp as we talk about the new released of games coming out this year encompassing Brink, Uncharted 3, L.A. Noir, and much … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 11

This week on the X Button podcast we talk about role-playing games from the land of the rising sun! From crazy hair styles, story telling, character interaction, and level grinding. We also indulge in the upcoming East Cost Game Conference, … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 10

On this episode of The X Button Podcast, we discuss the game industry as a community with our special guest host Wiktor Öhman. We start off with some bad news regarding Sony Online Entertainment laying off 200 employees and closing … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 9

This week the X Button Podcast gets down and dirty to talk about sex and sexual diversity in games today. How games can focus more on romantic relationships and how sexuality is addressed in the media today. We also talk … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 8

This week on The X Button Podcast we have an industry guest David Lam who is the lead character artist at EA Canada and the Game Character Pipeline Instructor for The Rydan Workshop. We talk about how he broke into … Continue reading

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Good News Everyone!

On the next episode of the X Button we will have our first special guest Mr. David Lam, a Lead Character Modeler at EA Canada and co-owner of the Rydan Workshop. Tell your friends, tell your neighbors, tell Randy Gonzalez, … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 7

This week’s episode is all about being power creative and Cliff Bleszinki’s GDC 2011 session. We talk about the upcoming game Child of Eden, Nintendo 3DS piracy prevention, a the game industry coming together over the Japanese disaster, and Pokémon. … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 6

What happens when you go from one topic to something else, well you get this episode of the X Button podcast. In this episode we talk about how Bungie’s new game will not be an MMO, the marketing blunders of … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 5

Wrapping up February, Blake, Peter, and Jason talk about the sexy new Wii game WeDare, Australia’s ban on the upcoming Mortal Kombat, and some NPD numbers! Then we go into our discussion of the MMO genre. The origins, the features, … Continue reading

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The X Button Podcast: Episode 4

This week Blake, Jason, and Peter discuss the hints towards Bungie’s new shooter MMO, the Playstation 2 reaching 150 million units, and Panasonic trying to break into the mobile gaming space. Jason and Peter give their thoughts on the creative … Continue reading

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