KakeBytes

KakeBytes is an adventure through gaming history. Join your host, Katy, on a journey to uncover gaming’s long history and talk to industry professionals on their role in the past, present, and future of an ...more

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May 22, 2018 00:29:06
KatyKakes #13 - The Radical Empathy Education Foundation (REEF)

KatyKakes #13 - The Radical Empathy Education Foundation (REEF)

Billy Joe Cain is back at it again. And this time, it is the finale. (more…) ...

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May 02, 2018 00:51:33
KatyKakes #12 - Technical Art with Neversoft, Infinity Ward

KatyKakes #12 - Technical Art with Neversoft, Infinity Ward

This week’s guest is Simon Ko, an artist who has done concept art for the Guitar Hero and Call of Duty franchises. We discuss his leap from art school into working in the game industry as well as his plunge into virtual reality with Vrainiac Studio.  (more…) ...

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April 15, 2018 01:19:33
King of (the long) Kon

King of (the long) Kon

Twin Galaxies has flexed the almighty ban hammer against cheating for the second time in just a few months and this time it's against the self-proclaimed video game player of the century: Billy Mitchell. I have had the great fortune of having Scott as a friend of mine and he has been able to bring his wisdom on the the show a few times already, but this time he came to speak about his time at Twin Galaxies, working as a referee and also in his capacity as a historian helping rebuild the database. He chatted with me about the experiences he had in working with Billy before and after working for Twin Galaxies, and after in his time working in the gaming industry as a journalist, an advocate, and historian. You can find a link to download the show or listen on the web here: KakeBytes episode 11! You can also find the show on Spotify, iTunes, GooglePlay, Stitcher, Overcast, Podcast Addict, TunerFM, and literally most of these million podcatchers. If you’re having trouble finding the show on your preferred app please email me at [email protected] You can find notes on today's show at kakebytes.com. "Overworld" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/kakebytes) ...

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April 12, 2018 01:03:50
KatyKakes #10 - The Simulation Football League (SFL)

KatyKakes #10 - The Simulation Football League (SFL)

What is the Simulation Football League you ask? It’s a football league that YOU could play in. You, as in the universal you. And with me today to school us on the game is the Commissioner of the League himself: Cameron Irvine.  (more…) ...

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March 27, 2018 00:34:21
KatyKakes #9 - What do Madden and Medici have in common?

KatyKakes #9 - What do Madden and Medici have in common?

The answer is this weeks guest: André Thomas. André has spent more than 20 years in CGI production, heading projects in both the film and game industries. (more…) ...

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March 14, 2018 00:46:41
Do video games cause violence?

Do video games cause violence?

Most of us know the answer to whether or not video games cause violence, but for this week’s episode I brought back Patrick Scott Patterson to talk about the “why.” (more…) ...

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