Station 13

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

41: Tor the Bluetoothen

Dani and Alex reflect on the year gone by and plan for the year ahead. They exchange resolutions, until Alex can no longer contain his enthusiasm for… rechargeable batteries.

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

Show Notes

December 29, 2018

40: Merry Christmas, Mum, here’s a fish

Alex and Dani talk briefly about Christmas, but mostly about DAWs, music technology, and the balance between updating software and avoiding bloat.

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

Show Notes

December 15, 2018

39: It’s like nerdy paintball

Dani and Alex talk about the recent California wildfires and compare American and Japanese face masks, before thinking about the Japanese approach to health generally. Dani introduces Alex to the concept of live-action role-play (LARP), and stands ready in its defence.

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

Show Notes

December 1, 2018