Station 13

46: It's world ready

Alex and Dani catch up on the watch scene following Baselworld, before diving deep into a variety of Japan-related topics, including the announcement of the name for the new imperial era, the Cool Japan and Cool Biz policies, and the current Taiga Drama, Idaten.

Reddit: /r/Station13
Twitter (Alex): @ATYPE808
Twitter (Dani): @danielpwright
Twitter (Station 13): @Station13FM
Mastodon (Dani): @[email protected]
Mastodon (Station 13): @[email protected]

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April 6, 2019

45: I should just post dumb memes

Dani and Alex correct a number of factual issues from the last episode, before reviewing Alex’s recently-released music/writing collaboration, Remote Transmission. Dani’s viral tweet sparks musings about the nature of attribution on the internet, and the influence of money. Speaking of the internet, Alex has been making a website and enjoying the features offered by modern CSS.

Reddit: /r/Station13
Twitter (Alex): @ATYPE808
Twitter (Dani): @danielpwright
Twitter (Station 13): @Station13FM
Mastodon (Dani): @[email protected]
Mastodon (Station 13): @[email protected]

Show Notes

March 23, 2019

44: An inferno of joy

Alex and Dani follow up on the status of Renoise development and Dani’s JLPT preparations. Alex has bought some new gear and a pedalboard to mount it on, and Dani has a new watch.

Reddit: /r/Station13
Twitter (Alex): @ATYPE808
Twitter (Dani): @danielpwright
Twitter (Station 13): @Station13FM
Mastodon (Dani): @[email protected]
Mastodon (Station 13): @[email protected]

Show Notes

February 23, 2019

43: Road Egg

Special guest Chris joins Dani and Alex to talk about Scandinavian hot dogs, Thunderbirds, and Japanese learning, before both Chris and Alex give their thoughts on games development for VR. What are the unique challenges facing VR developers, and how should they approach solving those challenges? Finally, we get a sneak preview of Good Times’ latest game in development, Polyblaster!

Reddit: /r/Station13
Twitter (Alex): @ATYPE808
Twitter (Dani): @danielpwright
Twitter (Station 13): @Station13FM
Mastodon (Dani): @[email protected]
Mastodon (Station 13): @[email protected]

Twitter (Chris): @fishtopher
Twitter (Good Times): @goodtimes_ok

Show Notes

February 9, 2019

42: Billy Colony

Alex tells Dani all about his trip to Scotland, and Dani shares a weirdly emotional experience. They explore what the latest in Japanese scientific research has to say about the relationship between tea and influenza, and what the ramifications are going to be of the imperial transition later this year.

Reddit: /r/Station13
Twitter (Alex): @ATYPE808
Twitter (Dani): @danielpwright
Twitter (Station 13): @Station13FM
Mastodon (Dani): @[email protected]
Mastodon (Station 13): @[email protected]

Show Notes

January 26, 2019