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ABTS-007: Filling the Void of Unemployment

In this episode of ABTS, listeners are introduced to Brendan McCullough and how he recently quit his job as well as a wide variety of topics. Those being:

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Binding of Isaac Rebirth / Ziggurat / Diablo II
Unity Game Engine
Warriors of Virtue
-Gadgets: LG G2
-Android > iOS
-Mobile games: Game Dev Story / Unmechanical / Puzzles & Dragons
Google Cardboard / The Hobbit VR Experience
Sword Art OnlineFullmetal AlchemistDragon Ball Z / DON’T WATCH OR READ NARUTO / Trigun / Cowboy BebopGurren Lagann / Gun X Sword / Puella Magi Madoka Magica / Chrono Crusade / Elfen Lied
Summer Wars / Howl’s Moving Castle / My Neighbor Totoro / The Wind Rises
Life As An NPC
-Other games: Unholy Heights / Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions
-Graphic Novels: The Amory Wars (Coheed and Cambria) / Hactivist (Alyssa Milano)

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ABTS-006: Escapist Anime

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and AJ talk about an assortment of anime as well as various other musings. Some of those being:

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Game of War
Sword Art OnlineLog Horizon / .hack//Sign / Elfen Lied / Eureka Seven
Eye Toy / Game Boy Printer
90s Television: Drew Carey Show / Whose Line Is It Anyway?
Bill Cosby Controversy: Is he guilty?
FFV, FFVI, and FFIX players can divide the party into two players
Kingdom Hearts rant (SPOILERS!!!)

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ABTS-005: Press Continue Podcast Interview

In this episode of ABTS, Doug interviews hosts Adam and Brittany of a retro gaming podcast called Press Continue Podcast. We finally try the conversation game segment ‘I Was The Walrus’ as well as the following topics:

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Press Continue Podcast
Shadow of the Colossus speed run
Oculus Rift

I Was The Walrus:

The I Was The Walrus theme song is brought to you by DJ CutmanCheck out his SoundCloud here!

press continue podcast

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ABTS-004: Swampy Xmas

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Matt discuss how they finished Monument Valley + the Forgotten Shores expansion. Matt also explains an interesting turn of events in the game Godus. Plus the following topics:

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Slack / Tiny Speck / Flickr / Glitch
Spice Cadets (Basta’s GitHub)
What languages should they teach? VB.NET, C#, Java, JavaScript
Tiobe Software Index: Listing of the most popular programming languages Dec. 2014
The downside of PHP
Who is using R?
Golf ball sized Hail video at Doug’s work on May 22, 2014
News report on the damages
San Francisco #Stormageddon #Hellastorm
Bad movies Daylight, The Day After Tomorrow

winning

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ABTS-003: ReCaptcha and Wikipedia Rants

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Matt discuss various topics including the new ReCaptcha system and much more!

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-New Gadgets: Droid Turbo / Nexus 9
-Mobile games: Monument Valley / Godus
Winsupersite – Paul Thurrott
-Weirdest Game of the Week: Pleasuredromes of Kubla Khan
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ABTS-002: Our First Solid Episode

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Matt discuss the type of game they would like to build and more!

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-Mobile Games: Two Dots / Goat Simulator
-Mentioned games: DivinityStarbound / TerrariaFarCry 4 / Shadow of the Colossus / The Vanishing of Ethan Carter / Final Fantasy XV / Shadow of Mordor / Dishonored / Deus Ex: Human Revolution / Heavy Rain / The Wolf Among Us / The Uncle Who Works at Nintendo
-Our future game: 2D or 3D?
-Basta’s games: Superior Marco Cousins, Legend of Adventure
-Future interviews of Derick Bailey, and Press Continue Podcast

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