006: Developing Expectations


In this episode:

Chris Avellone discusses Planescape: Torment, Fallout: New Vegas, and player expectations in RPGs. Find out more about Fallout: New Vegas and Chris’ other projects at http://obsidianent.com.

Ian Bogost tells us about the dangers of developing satirical social games and the impending Cowpocalypse in Cow Clicker. Find more from Ian at http://bogost.com.


Music during the interview segments in this episode is by Dave Logan.

Background music for the opening interview montage and hosting segments is provided by DJ Funken Wagnalls.

About Shawn Rider

Shawn Rider is a gamer, artist, writer and web developer. He currently runs technology for PBS Education during the day and plays games at night.