Super Gamer 88 – The Assets! They’re Alive!

Acid Flip is now out on early access; it’s a game by Triadne — Jessica Kendrick — that pretty literally takes aim at asset-flipped, zombie-clone games.

Jessica Kendrick tells us what inspired her to make Acid Flip, negativity and stress in the Steam Greenlight process, and what it’s like working on two games at once.

Download link – Super Gamer 88 – The Assets! They’re Alive!, Jessica Kendrick

Acid Flip on Steam

Super Gamer 87 – Dungeon Master Extraordinaire

Seems like every podcast is getting in on the Dungeons and Dragons theme; why should this one be any different? This week’s guest is my dear friend and longtime Dungeon Master, Justin Gibbs. We talk favourite campaigns, tips for DMs and players, miniatures, and more!

Download link – Super Gamer 87 – Dungeon Master Extraordinaire, Justin Gibbs

Super Gamer 83 – James Van Niekerk

Super Gamer is back with an all-new episode featuring James Van Niekerk, creator of Valor & Villainy: Minions of Mordak, which has already raised more than TEN TIMES its Kickstarter goal.

James is a fellow Winnipegger, where its currently -32 degrees, so grab some cocoa and listen in on how this game went from pen-and-paper prototype to where it is now.

Download link – Super Gamer 83 – James Van Niekerk

Super Gamer 82 – Daniel Voth’s Journey

Daniel Voth is a super nice guy who’s always gone out of his way to say hello to me at events. He’s also a major contributor in the Winnipeg gaming scene. He’s a project manager at Bit Space Development, administrator of IGDA Winnipeg, and co-coordinator of Winnipeg Game Jam.

After talking about how Daniel got to be so involved in the gaming community, we get deep into perception and language and relationships in games, and we answer the question: Can Daniel walk on his hands?

Download link – Super Gamer 82 – Daniel Voth

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Super Gamer 81 – Comic Con’s a-Comin’

Central Canada Comic Con is just around there corner in Winnipeg, Manitoba. On today’s episode, we’ve got Kailyn Gregorash, COO of River City Conventions, to tell us what kinda way cool stuff they’ve got going on at the RBC Convention Centre this weekend.

Plus, I reveal the opening scene to the Zelda movie (that I made up).

Download link – Super Gamer 81 – Kailyn Gregorash

Super Gamer episode 70 – Game-itoba

Okay, Winnipeg tabletop enthusiasts, there’s good news and there’s bad news.

First, the bad: JimCon, a way cool tabletop gaming convention in Winnipeg that I visited last November, is no more.

The good news, though, is there’s a new tabletop gaming convention in town: Game-itoba! It’s conveniently at the same location on the same weekend.

Learn more from Game-itoba co-chair Mike Hofer on today’s Super Gamer!

Download link – Super Gamer episode 70 – Game-itoba

Super Gamer Episode 59 – The Gigantoraptor was a Real Dinosaur

Well ain’t I embarrassed. Apparently I don’t know my dinosaurs. Tune into the new episode to confirm it.

Actually, tune into the new episode to hear about The Final Specimen, a new (and yet, old) game from Gigantoraptor Games, that is sure to kill you with laughter (and, like, so many other things. You will die… in this game).

Download link – Episode 59 (Gigantoraptor Games)

The Final Specimen: Arrival on Steam

Wikipedia entry on Gigantoraptors

Super Gamer Podcast #58 – Towards the Pantheon

Warriors, scholarly cats, merchant llamas, cyborgs, taxi hamsters, and ghosts are just some of what make up Towards the Pantheon, an adventure-rpg-survival horror under development by Connor O.R.T. Linning and his crack team.

The game looks great and the music is boss — in fact, we’ve got some boss music for you in the episode!

Tuuuuuune iiiiiiiiin.

Download link – Episode 58 (Connor O.R.T. Linning)

(songs featured in episode: Super Gamer theme, Towards the Pantheon – Boss, Towards the Pantheon – Sanity, Towards the Pantheon – Allowed to Dream Again)

Towards the Pantheon’s website

Connor O.R.T. Linning’s website