Guest: Erik Guilefoyle, ModsOnLine.com, “HL2 Modding for Dummies” Topic: Modding
Back on schedule but like a fat kid on a diet, we’ve got us a fridge full of Slim Fast and the complete “Sweatin’ To the Oldies” collection. This week our topic is modding games with the author of “Quake 4 Modding for Dummies” and “Half Life 2 Modding for Dummies” with Erik “Foyleman” Guilfoyle of Modosnline.com. Erik also does a weekly, live podcast called ModsOnAir and is currently working on a commercial but top-secret game project.
On top of modding, we ponder the news that EA’s quest for originality and fostering new IP doesn’t seem to be as profitable as sequels and rehashes. What does this mean for the kinder, gentler, new EA? And speaking of originality, we also discuss Nintendo fans and the ‘betrayal’ of them to Nintendo’s new beau; the casual market.
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