Interviews

Extensive interview with Ashraf Ismail on Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag

by 12 months ago

We got to pick Game Director Ashraf Ismail's brain on Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag. In this 15 minute interview we cover everything from combat, exploration, sea combat mechanics, and …

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The Humble Mumble – Jan Kavan talks J.U.L.I.A. Enhanced Edition

by 12 months ago

You could be forgiven if you haven't heard of J.U.L.I.A. Although the game got good feedback from players, a limited budget and issues with the title's publisher withholding royalty payments prevented it …

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This is going to be FlatOut good – Next Car Game Q&A

by 1 year ago

Once upon a time, there was a racing game. It featured high-octane demolition derby action, and was praised for its innovation and physics modeling. It spawned a series that spanned …

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If you build it, they will come – Contraption Maker Q&A

by 1 year ago

Earlier this week, we took a look at the Early Access version of Contraption Maker, the spiritual successor to the Incredible Machine series. The game is crafted by the same …

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The Humble Mumble – Blackpowder Games talks Betrayer

by 1 year ago

We've seen a few indie studios headed by former big time developers pop up in recent years, but relatively few of them are as packed full of talent as Blackpowder …

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The Humble Mumble – Screwfly Studios talks Zafehouse: Diaries

by 1 year ago

You probably don't need to take Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse 101 to recognize that there's more to living through a zombie pandemic than simply slaying hordes of infected. Despite this, …

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Q & A with Board Game Designer Phil duBarry

by 1 year ago

In 2009, Phil duBarry exploded on the board gaming scene through money, blackmail, and violence—in a game, Revolution!, a hit for Steve Jackson Games. He also enjoyed early Kickstarter success …

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Motion control with just a camera? – An interview with Extreme Reality

by 1 year ago

A couple weeks ago, we introduced you to Top Smash Tennis. It's a fun little motion-controlled tennis game for Windows 8 PC's and tablets. Yes, you read that right; the …

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Diablo III – couch co-op king

by 1 year ago

Diablo III is about crazy unique items, legendary monsters, awesome loot, and now...cooperative play on a console?  We had the opportunity to sit down with very little fanfare and be …

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Shroud of the Avatar to have crowdsourced material, early demo looks great

by 1 year ago

Last week Richard Garriott did the unthinkable- he showed the world a very early build of his current game project, Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues. Speaking at RTX in …

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Ron gets his ass kicked in Command & Conquer

by 1 year ago

When the team for Command & Conquer asked me when I started playing the series, I raised an eyebrow with my response. “I’ve been playing the game since it was …

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Gaming Trend Podcast 07//09//2013–Around the Black Table: Indie Horror

by 1 year ago

This week on the Gaming Trend Podcast we have a treat for everybody--we organized a round-table discussion with some of the biggest and brightest names in indie horror.  If you're …

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