Monday, December 9, 2013

Episode 84: Nethack

This is episode 84 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss Nethack, on the 10th anniversary of its last release. Talking this episode are Darren Grey, John HarrisJeff Lait, David Ploog, Patric Mueller, Derek Ray and Pasi Kallinen.

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Friday, September 13, 2013

Episode 80: UnReal World

This is episode 80 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about UnReal World, the decades old Finnish iron age survival roguelike. Talking this episode are Eben Howard, GameHunter and Sami Maaranen (creator of UnReal World).

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Episode 79 - Mobile Roguelikes

This is episode 79 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about Mobile Roguelikes. Talking this episode are Darren GreyEben Howard and Tom Ford. Note that this is predominantly design-focused, and based mostly on experiences with Android roguelikes. 

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Episode 77: The Hero Trap

This is episode 77 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about the Hero Trap - the concept that players struggle in roguelikes when they try to act like heroes. Talking this episode are Darren Grey, Kawa and Eben Howard. 

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Episode 76: Dungeonmans

This is episode 76 of Roguelike Radio, where we interview Jim Shepard, creator of Dungeonmans, with Darren Grey, Eben Howard, Brian Jeffears (aka getter77) and Kawaii Dragoness. 

Friday, July 5, 2013

Episode 75: Cataclysm Dark Days Ahead

This is episode 75 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead, which currently has an active Kickstarter. Talking this episode are Darren Grey, Kevin Granade and Kevin McKayven - both involved in the coding and project management of CataclysmDDA.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Episode 73: Let's Play Videos

This is episode 73 of Roguelike Radio, on Let's Play Videos. Speaking this episode are Darren Grey, KawaiDragoness, Tom Birkel (aka GameHunter) and Eric Moran (aka belmarduk).

Monday, June 17, 2013

Episode 72: IRDC 2013

This is episode 72 of Roguelike Radio, Recorded live from the International Roguelike Development Conference 2013 in Poznan, Poland. Speaking this episode are... uh, loads of people! Darren Grey, Jeff Lait, Johanna Ploog, Ido Yehieli, Patric Mueller, Tom Ford, Michał Walczak, Irinka and Zasvid.

Friday, May 31, 2013

Episode 71: The Hunger Clock

This is episode 71 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about the Hunger Clock in roguelike design. Sorry for the wait! Speaking this episode are Darren Grey, Eben Howard and KawaiiDragoness (of the ASCII Let's Play series).

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Episode 70: Introducing People to Roguelikes

This is episode 70 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about Introducing People to Roguelikes. Speaking this episode are Ido Yehieli, Darren Grey, Eben Howard and Aaron Steed.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Episode 69: Boss Fights

This is episode 69 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about Boss Fights. Speaking this episode are Andrew Doull and Darren Grey.

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Episode 68: 7DRL 2013 Failures

This is episode 68 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss many of the failures from the 2013 7DRL Challenge. Talking this episode are Darren Grey, Eben Howard and Simon Donnelly (aka SRD). This is the third episode in this year's 7DRL coverage, following on from our last episode covering many of hte top successes.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Episode 67: 7DRLs 2013 Overview

This is episode 67 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss many of the top games from the 2013 7DRL Challenge. Talking this episode are Darren Grey, Eben Howard, Thomas Birkel (aka GameHunter/UberHunter) and Jo Bradshaw. This is the second episode in this year's 7DRL coverage, following on from our last episode interviewing several successful participants.

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Episode 66: 7DRLs 2013 - Winner Reflections

This is episode 66 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss the 2013 7DRL Challenge. Talking this episode are Darren Grey, Jeff Lait, Paul Jeffries, Eben Howard, Tom Ford and Yuji Kasugi - all 7DRL victors this year! This first episode in what will be a series of 7DRL coverage focuses on the immediate reaction of a number of successful developers.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Episode 65: Roguelike Communities

This is episode 65 of Roguelike Radio, where we discuss Roguelike Communities, including both developer and fan communities.  Talking this episode are Darren Grey, Nicolas Casalini (aka DarkGod) and Brian Jeffears (aka getter77).

Saturday, March 9, 2013

Episode 64: Player competitions

This is episode 64 of Roguelike Radio, which is a large panel discussion about competitions in roguelikes, including the monthly Angband competition, the weekend Brogue competition, the Junethack and /dev/null Nethack competitions, the biannual Dungeon Crawl: Stone Soup tournament and the ADOM "Weakest Link" competition. Talking today are Nick McConnell, Francis Garcia, Steven Steinke, Patric Mueller, David Ploog, Rachel Dillon, Darren Grey and Andrew Doull.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Episode 63: How to Make a Good 7DRL part 2

This is episode 63 of Roguelike Radio, where we continue our previous discussion on How to Make a Good 7DRL. Talking this week are Darren Grey, Tom Ford, Numeron, Eben Howard and Jeff Lait.

Saturday, February 23, 2013

Episode 62: How to Make a Good 7DRL part 1

This is episode 62 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about How to Make a Good 7DRL. Talking this week are Darren Grey, Tom Ford, Numeron, Eben Howard, Ido Yehieli and Jeff Lait.  Due to the length of the recording it has been split into two recordings - the second part will be out in a few days.

Friday, February 15, 2013

Episode 61: libtcod (aka the Doryen Library)

The is episode 61 of Roguelike Radio, where we talk about libtcod, the immensely popular roguelike toolkit and display library for python and C++.  Talking this week are Darren Grey, jice, mingos/Dominik, Joao/Jotaf and Jeff Lait.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Episode 60: The T-Engine

Rejoice, for Roguelike Radio episode 60 has arrived! This week we discuss the T-Engine, used to support ToME4 and independent roguelikes.  Talking this episode are Darren Grey, Nicolas Casalini (aka DarkGod), Ben Morrison, Sean Osman, Eric Wykoff and Mikolai Fajer (all developers using the T-Engine).

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Episode 58: The Resurrection of ADOM

Happy New Year roguelike fans!  It's 2013, we're all still alive, and we're back with a new episode of Roguelike Radio.  This week we cover the Resurrection of ADOM, with Darren Grey, Thomas Biskup and Ignacio.