Cool Stuff: Video Games Related Interviews on BFM.my
I found out that one of my favourite radio stations, BFM 89.9 The Business Station, has done video game related interviews, and it’s not just some Tom, Dick or Harry, but people like Jonathan Wendel (a.k.a Fatal1ty), Lukasz Kukawski (GOG.com), and many more. The best part is, these are all available as podcasts on their main site. Here’s just a bunch of them (podcast descriptions taken from BFM’s website):
Life As A Game
Are games and real life starting to collide in unique ways? That’s what Jesse Schell, Assistant Professor of Entertainment Technolog at Carnegie Mellon University and CEO of Schell Games predicts. Jesse talks about his presentation at the recent DICE summit where he predicts a future where life is permeated by a pervasive rewards system like in the games we play.
Death By Pixels
The world’s first professional gamer Johnathan ‘Fatal1ty’ Wendel talks about how he got into competitive gaming and how it has changed so far.
Amy Brady aka Valkyrie from the professional girl gamers group Frag Dolls tells us what it is like to be paid to play games and whether she still feels the need to prove herself to be taken seriously as a female gamer.
The Good Old Games Interview
Lukasz Kukawski of GOG.com talks about the how the idea of Good Old Games came about and how their plans for the future.
Bridging Video Games With Masses Through Music
Video Game Orchestra is a student/alumni run, non-profit orchestra that performs contemporary/orchestral arrangement of video game music, all arranged by international student composers from over 20 countries.
Its Not Just Like Games
Ed Yap of Gamer’s Hideout talks about how to survive with original games in an industry where piracy and imitation goods are prevalent and shares his thoughts on the evolution of Malaysia’s gaming scene.
Mobile Gaming in Malaysia
Oliver Lejuene, Key Account Manager of Gameloft Malaysia talks about mobile gaming, and of course, what is Gameloft?Powered by Sidelines