Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Welcome to Eggplant: The Secret Lives of Games!
Candid conversations with game creators that dive deep into the art, craft, and process of making games.

Here are a bunch of ways to follow us and subscribe to the show, check out the buttons below! And if you'd like to join our community, we'd love have you: discord.gg/eggplant

Jan 31, 2019

Raigan Burns of Metanet Software (N, N+, N++) stops by for a spirited debate on the term “roguelike,” as we discuss the tenets of the genre, why (and if) they’re important, and how Spelunky fits into it all.

Things we talked about:

N++

GMTK: Roguelikes, Persistency, and Progression

Wandering Towards Interactive Narrative

Notes on the Synthesis of Form

DoomRL

probability 0

Downwell