Roguelike Radio

by Andrew Doull (noreply@blogger.com) · · · · 1 subscribers

Welcome to Roguelike Radio, a podcast about roguelikes.



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Older Episodes

155 Episode 155: Magic Systems July 26, 2020
We discuss designing magic systems for roguelikes, with Owen (aka Scatha), co- developer of [Sil](http://www.amirrorclear.net/flowers/game/sil/), [Alexei Pepers](https://twitter.com/ampepers) and [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2020/07/episode-155-magic- systems.html#more)
We discuss the kitchen sink school of game design, with [Kornel Kisielewicz](https://twitter.com/epyoncf) and [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2019/08/episode-154-jupiter-hell- early-access.html#more)
153 Episode 153: 7DRLs 2019 April 12, 2019
Discussion of the results of the 2019 Seven Day Roguelike Challenge, with [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0), [Tone](https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvpJHz9FeHgzOvym9WdlPlg), [Andre Odendaal](https://twitter.com/fengol), [Patrick Davison](https://patrickdavison.itch.io/) and [Lachlan Kingsford](https://twitter.com/thelochok) ([www.nerdygentleman.com](http://www.nerdygentleman.com/)). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2019/04/episode-153-7drls-2019.html#more)
152 Episode 152: The Kitchen Sink March 22, 2019
We discuss the kitchen sink school of game design, with [Alexei Pepers](https://twitter.com/ampepers) and [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2019/03/episode-152-kitchen- sink.html#more)
151 Episode 151: Haque Feb. 23, 2019
Episode 151 of Roguelike Radio features [Rob Parker](https://twitter.com/RobotParking) and [Eben Howard](https://twitter.com/DrRoguelike), with guests [Hadley St. Clair](https://twitter.com/hadstclair) and [Kevin Cole](https://twitter.com/RealKevinCole), developers of Haque ([steam](https://store.steampowered.com/app/662540/Haque/) and [itch.io](https://supertry.itch.io/haque)) This episode contains spoilers for story and gameplay elements in Haque [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2019/02/episode-151-haque.html#more)
We discuss [Rot.js](http://ondras.github.io/rot.js/hp/), a roguelike toolkit and display library using JavaScript, with [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0) and rot.js creator [Ondrej Zara](http://ondras.zarovi.cz/). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2019/01/episode-150-rotjs-with- ondrej-zara.html#more)
149 Episode 149: Chaos Theory Dec. 2, 2018
We discuss the interaction of chaos theory and procedural generation, with [Alexei Pepers](https://twitter.com/ampepers) and [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2018/12/episode-149-chaos- theory.html#more)
We discuss the how roguelikes deal with the after death experience, with [Kawa](https://twitter.com/KawaiiDragoness) and [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2018/10/episode-148-morgue- experience.html#more)
147 Episode 147: Difficulty Aug. 22, 2018
We discuss the role of difficulty in roguelikes, with [Mark Johnson](https://twitter.com/mrj_games), [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0) and [Andrew Doull](https://roguelikedeveloper.blogspot.com/). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2018/08/episode-147-difficulty.html#more)
146 Episode 146: Cinco Paus June 19, 2018
We're back with an episode dedicated to Michael Brough's latest roguelike Cinco Paus. Please note that this is a spoiler filled episode and you're strongly encouraged to play the game for at least a couple of hours first to get the full experience of learning the game. [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2018/06/episode-146-cinco- …
145 Episode 145: 7DRLs 2018 May 9, 2018
A discussion of the outputs from the [Seven Day Roguelike Challenge 2018](https://itch.io/jam/7drl-challenge-2018), with [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0), Steve Johnson (aka [irskep](https://irskep.itch.io/)), Rob Howard (aka [AquaTsar](https://aquatsar.itch.io/)) and [Jeremiah Reid](https://twitter.com/GoldenKroneGame). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2018/05/episode-145-7drls-2018.html#more)
144 Episode 144: AI Feb. 6, 2018
We discuss the role of AI in PCG games, with [Mark Johnson](https://twitter.com/mrj_games), [Brian Bucklew](https://twitter.com/unormal) and [Tommy Thompson](https://twitter.com/GET_TUDA_CHOPPA). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2018/02/episode-144-ai.html#more)
143 Episode 143: End of 2017 Jan. 4, 2018
We look back on the roguelike events of 2017, with [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0), [Mark Johnson](https://twitter.com/mrj_games), [Rob Parker](https://twitter.com/RobotParking) and [Eben Howard](https://twitter.com/DrRoguelike). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2018/01/episode-143-end- of-2017.html#more)
A recording from the [International Roguelike Development Conference 2017](http://www.roguebasin.com/index.php?title=IRDC_2017-Europe), held in Novi Sad Serbia. [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2017/12/episode-142-roguelike- development.html#more)
141 Episode 141: MUDs Nov. 21, 2017
[Mark Johnson](https://twitter.com/UltimaRegum) hosts a discussion panel about Multi-User Dungeons alongside original MUD creator [Richard Bartle](http://mud.co.uk/richard/); [MUME](http://mume.org/) developer and manager Pier Donini; and Cat Rambo, developer of [Armageddon](http://www.armageddon.org/) and president of the [Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America](http://www.sfwa.org/). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2017/11/episode-141-muds.html#more)
140 Episode 140: Horror Oct. 29, 2017
Episode 140 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss Horror in Roguelikes, with [Darren 'Gruesome' Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0), [Rob 'Neoliberalism' Parker](https://twitter.com/RobotParking), [Eben 'Phantom' Howard](https://twitter.com/DrRoguelike) and [Mark 'Medusa' Johnson](https://twitter.com/UltimaRegum). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2017/10/episode-140-horror.html#more)
139 Episode 139: Unexplored Sept. 9, 2017
Episode 139 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss [Unexplored](http://store.steampowered.com/app/506870/Unexplored/) with [Rob Parker](https://twitter.com/RobotParking) and [Eben Howard](https://twitter.com/DrRoguelike) interviewing the game's creator, [Joris Dormans](https://twitter.com/PlayUnexplored). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2017/09/episode-139-unexplored.html#more)
Episode 138 of Roguelike Radio, where we interview [Jeremiah Reid](https://twitter.com/GoldenKroneGame), creator of the vampiric [Golden Krone Hotel](http://www.goldenkronehotel.com/). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2017/08/episode-138-golden-krone- hotel.html#more)
Episode 137 of Roguelike Radio, where talk about a new book on Procedural Generation in Game Design, with [Darren Grey](https://twitter.com/dgrey0), [Mark Johnson](https://twitter.com/UltimaRegum), [Tarn Adams](https://twitter.com/bay12games) and [Tanya X Short](https://twitter.com/tanyaxshort). [Read more »](http://www.roguelikeradio.com/2017/06/episode-137-book-on- procedural.html#more)