Cubicorn Games Podcast

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Sinopse

Join the staff of Cubicorn Games and friends as they discuss playing games, making games, and pretty much anything else.

Episódios

  • I Forgot My Bearzooka At Home! 2-7-24

    07/02/2024 Duração: 57min

    On this show join us as we talk about the support systems that help make indie games, updates coming to Super Cucumber and our first impressions of frenetic, roguelite twin-stick shooter Rightfully, Beary Arms.  Opening/Game Smalltalk 00:00 - 08:23 Special Thanks/Gratitude 08:23 - 12:55 Cucumber Updates 12:55 - 18:13 Rightfully, Beary Arms 18:13 - 56:06 Outro/Closing Thoughts 56:06 - End

  • So That Was MAGFest (And What Have We Done?) 1-24-24

    24/01/2024 Duração: 41min

    In our first show of the year we rundown our entire experience of preparing for and showing off Super Cucumber at MAGFest 2024. Opening/Roadtrip Toilets 00:00 - 03:50 MAGFest: Submission and Leadup 3:50 - 13:32 MAGFest: Show Vibes and Logistics 13:32 - 25:51 MAGFest: Our Weekend Showing Games 25:51 - 35:56 Cucumber Next Steps/Closing Thoughts 35:56 - End

  • Closing A Complicated Year 11-22-23

    22/11/2023 Duração: 58min

    In our final episode of 2023, we talk about RPG-Visual Novel hybrid ZAGS: The Role We Play, then have a belated conversation on how recent layoffs at Bungie will affect the future of Destiny 2.   Opening/Our Updates 00:00 - 04:24 ZAGS: The Role We Play 04:24 - 35:19 Bungie Layoffs /Destiny 2 35:19 - 56:02 Closing Thoughts/Outro 56:02 - End

  • MAGFest Here We Come! 11-8-23

    08/11/2023 Duração: 21min

    With this year quickly coming to a close, we discuss our weekend at Youmacon and lay out our plans to start the next year strong at MAGFest 2024!   Opening/Youmacon Wrap Up 00:00 - 09:06 We're Going to MAGFest 2024! 09:06 - 16:11 Year-End Cubicorn Roadmap 16:11 - 19:55 Closing Thoughts/Outro 19:55 - End

  • Everyone is Losing Their Jobs 10-11-23

    11/10/2023 Duração: 54min

    As the year continues relentlessly rolling on, join us as we discuss general instability in the video game industry, a few updates on Super Cucumber and our latest impressions of geometry skewing puzzle game The Boundary Condition.  Opening/Game Industry Chatter 00:00 - 21:52 Super Cucumber Updates 21:52 - 30:09 The Boundary Condition Thoughts 30:09 - 51:47 Closing Thoughts/Outro 51:47 - End

  • More Like Division 9-27-23

    27/09/2023 Duração: 39min

    We are back from Cleveland Gaming Classic with thoughts about our weekend in Ohio and our latest game dev updates. We also share our feelings about the last few weeks of turmoil trying to build a game in Unity.  Opening Ramble 00:00 - 01:54 Cleveland Gaming Classic 01:54 - 23:02 Unity is a Nightmare 23:02 - 36:42 Closing Thoughts/Outro 36:42 - End

  • I Cast Cinderella In Attack Mode! 8-30-23

    30/08/2023 Duração: 47min

    Cleveland Gaming Classic is fast approaching, so join us as we discuss plans for that show and beyond, talk about the ups and downs of big games we've been playing, and contemplate the future of trading card games with the launch of Disney Lorcana. Opening/Game Updates 00:00 - 13:52 Destiny 2/AAA Exhaustion 13:52 - 24:45 Street Fighter 6  24:45 - 28:01 Lorcana TCG 28:01 - 44:07 Closing Thoughts/Outro 44:07 - End

  • Matsuricon and Beyond 8-16-23

    16/08/2023 Duração: 33min

    On this episode we share out experience from Matsuricon, give insight on pitching indie games to the public, and close out with updates coming to Super Cucumber over the next few weeks. Opening Chatter 00:00 - 04:20 Matsuricon 04:20 - 08:58 Game Exhibition Tips 08:58 - 25:22 Future Plans/Closing Thoughts 25:22 - End

  • Unionize Your Workplace 8-2-23

    02/08/2023 Duração: 41min

    On this episode we give some updates on the games we're working on, then have a long conversation about why movies, video games and most other entertainment products seem more manipulative and less good than ever. Opening/Game Test Talk 00:00 - 03:27 Senior Design/Future Projects 03:27 - 15:45 Our Upcoming Demo Events 15:45 - 20:37 Why All Media Sucks Now 20:37 - 38:43 Outro/Closing Thoughts 38:43 - End

  • The Struggle is Real 7-19-23

    19/07/2023 Duração: 01h16min

    On this episode we vent some of the existential anxiety of making games, discuss difficulties in sharing content online, then talk about the grimdark sensibilities of Final Fantasy 16. Opening/Game Dev Talk 00:00 - 18:54 Twitch Streaming/Content Creation 18:54 - 45:40 Final Fantasy 16 45:40 - 1:13:16 Outro/Closing Thoughts 1:13:16 - End

  • Convention Season Begins! 7-5-23

    05/07/2023 Duração: 40min

    On this episode we talk about exhibiting our games at GDEX 2023, more initial thoughts on Street Fighter 6 and endgame adventures in Tears of the Kingdom.   Opening/Game Dev Updates 00:00 - 07:45 GDEX Thoughts/Future Events 07:45 - 18:07 Street Fighter 6 18:07 - 22:09 Tears of the Kingdom 22:09 - 37:27 Outro/Closing Thoughts 37:27 - End

  • Returning to the Streets 6-7-23

    07/06/2023 Duração: 01h11min

    On this episode we talk about being old as hell, the middle few dozen hours of Tears of the Kingdom and some positive first impressions of Street Fighter 6. Opening/Game Dev Updates 00:00 - 15:58 Tears of the Kingdom 15:58 - 36:47 Street Fighter 6 36:47 - 01:09:35 Outro/Closing Thoughts 01:09:35 - End

  • Talking Tears of the Kingdom 5-24-23

    25/05/2023 Duração: 01h03min

    On this episode we have a long talk about the highs, lows and strange inconveniences in the early hours of The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. Opening/Our Game Updates 00:00 - 05:56 Tears of the Kingdom First Impressions 05:56 - 1:01:35 Outro/Closing Thoughts 1:01:35 - End

  • The Road to GDEX Begins 5-10-23

    10/05/2023 Duração: 41min

    On this episode we lay out new game development plans, tentatively anticipate a Zelda crafting adventure, and get our groove on with our favorite Final Fantasy friends. Opening/Our Game Updates 00:00 - 11:17 Tears of the Kingdom hype? 11:17 - 16:50 Theatrhythm Final Bar Line 16:50 - 32:13 Outro/Closing Thoughts -32:13 - End

  • That Time I Fell Down A Well and Met my New Goat Mom 4-26-23

    26/04/2023 Duração: 46min

    On this show we have more updates on our indie game progress, than share our thoughts on tank battling game jam project Crab War, and the amusing demo for Untitled Bird RPG. Opening/Our Game Updates 00:00 - 4:43 Crab War 4:43 - 24:47 Untitled Bird RPG -24:47 - 43:24 Outro/Closing Thoughts -43:24 - End

  • E3, We Hardly Knew Ye 4-12-23

    12/04/2023 Duração: 26min

    On this short episode we have a few updates on our game development progress, then memorialize the long, strange life of the Electronic Entertainment Expo. Opening/Our Game Updates 0:00 - 11:09 E3 Is Finally Dead 11:09 - 23:39 Outro/Closing Thoughts -23:39 - End

  • Beta Testing the Mona Lisa 3-29-23

    29/03/2023 Duração: 50min

    On this episode we share some sad news from our little corner of the indie game scene, then discuss visual novel/RPG hybrid Hearts of the Dungeon List, and spooky horror game in the making Level 0: A Backrooms Experience Demo. Opening/Our Game Updates 0:00 - 03:24 Some Sad Indie News 03:24 - 12:40 Hearts of the Dungeon List 12:40 - 33:37 Level 0: A Backrooms Experience Demo 33:37 - 48:31 Outro/Closing Thoughts 48:31 - End

  • Destiny 2’s Filler Arc 3-15-23

    15/03/2023 Duração: 58min

    On this episode we take a brief break from the world of indie games to discuss the lows, highs and many, many mids of the latest expansion for Destiny 2. Opening/Our Game Updates 0:00 - 05:37 Destiny 2 and Lightfall 05:37 - 56:16 Outro/Closing Thoughts 56:16 - End

  • The Clogmind Cometh 3-1-23

    01/03/2023 Duração: 43min

    On this show we share some final development updates on Down the Drain, then talk about other cool indie games including the Radio the Universe demo, a beautiful trip into a pixel art post-apocalypse, and Gibbon: Beyond the Trees, a gorgeous and informative journey through an ever-shrinking ecosystem.   Opening/Our Game Updates 0:00 - 12:22 Radio the Universe 12:22 - 27:28 Gibbon: Beyond the Trees 27:28 - 41:10 Outro/Closing Chatter 41:10 - End

  • Blindsided to Business 2-15-23

    15/02/2023 Duração: 48min

    On this show we start with updates on our own game dev progress, then discuss indie games from Steam Next Fest including Townseek and Mr. Saitou. Opening/Our Game Updates 0:00 - 8:05 Townseek 8:05 - 22:44 Mr. Saitou 22:44 - 36:34 Destiny 2/Closing Chatter 36:34 - End