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Eschalon 3 Interview on Jan 23rd

The Eschalon series from Basilisk Games is a throwback to old school RPGS. With it's focus on character creation, vast lands to explore and exciting combat, Eschalon 3 caters to the hard core roleplayer. On January 23rd, Dead Pixel Live will interview Thomas Reigsecker, owner of Basilisk and the lead developer of the upcoming RPG. We'll ask him everything you wanted to know about the Eschalon series and more.

Listen live to DPL Thursdays right here on Allgames.com and head into the chatroom to suggest questions that we may have missed. But if you're going to be too busy slaying orcs and hording gold to make it to the show live, feel free to leave a question in the comments section below. 

Sarah the Rebel on Mom's Minute 6/1/15

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On Monday, 6/1, Ms. H will be joined on Mom's Minute by Sarah Rodriguez, author of the new book, Agent Carter Declassified. You can listen in live as Ms. H gets as much information as possible about not only writing a book featuring one of the most popular characters in the Marvel Movie Universe, but also what it takes to become a successful writer. 

While you're listening to the show live at 4pm PST/7pm PST, hop into the AllGames chatroom and send Ms. H any questions that you'd like answered by the world famous author. If you'll be to busy tracking down Hyndra to join us live, you can always leave your questions for the guest in the comments section below. You can pick up a copy of Marvel's Agent Carter: Season One Declassified right now from Amazon.com

The String Arcade - Dren McDonald Interview

Ms. H from Mom's Minute interviews Dren McDonald, composer of The String Arcade, a collection or video game music arranged for a string quartet. He gives insights on making full renditions of songs that began as electronic sounds, and what his motivations were in starting the project. All proceeds of The String Arcade go to the Alameda Music Project, an afterschool music program for kids in grades K-5. 

Listen to the Interview Below

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You can purchase the CD from:

Loudr.fm - http://www.loudr.fm/release/the-string-arcade/wvbUB

iTunes - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-string-arcade/id805763356

Bandcamp - https://thestringarcade.bandcamp.com/

Take a look at the trailer
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Author Baine Kelly on Mom's Minute 7/28/14

Ms. H welcomes critically acclaimed author, Baine Kelly to Mom's Minute on 7/28. Baine Kelly's latest novella, Splash, is set in the 'Sable World' she's created. Filled with vampires (without the sparkle) and the supernatural, Splash is the perfect entry point for readers into the intricate landscape that spans centuries.

Listen to the show live at 7pm est / 4pm pst at Allgames.com/live and hear how Ms. Kelly got her start, whats next, and maybe a few spoilers from the series. You can get interactive in the AllGames chat room and send questions directly to the host.  If you can't make the show live because you're too busy looking for a batch of O postive, you can still leave questions in the comments sections below.

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Retro VGS Interview with Mike Kennedy

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Mom's Minute welcomed Mike Kennedy to talk about the new Retro VGS game system on the latest podcast episode. Mike gave Ms. H the rundown on the upcoming game system thats designed with retro style games in mind.  Mike lets a lot of information out, including price points and system configurations. We even attempt to pry out a few possible developer names. 

If you're hungry for info on the RetroVGS, then you'll want to hear the interview as Ms. H goes retro. You can listen to the entire show below. While it's playing, head over to http://ShopReadRetro.com  and use Promo Code 'GORETRO' to get $5 off purchase of $12 or more!

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Dave Fennoy on ZombieCast!

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TellTale Games 'The Walking Dead' actor Dave Fennoy, the voice of Lee Everette, will be hangin live on Zombie Cast Jan 27th! Dave also works on Skylanders as Slobbertooth, Infinity Blade lll,Batman Arkham Origins, World of Warcraft, Raising Hope (TV) and a ton more! Listen to his smooth voice as he talks to the crew about everything from killing xombies with your voice to working in a world of superheroes. Listen to ZombieCast live on Allgames.com , Monday 1/27!

Fire with Fire Interview : R9Cast

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R9Cast sits down with Theory Georgiou, creator of the online tower attack and defence game, Fire with Fire. He discusses the kickstarter project that he's using to fund development and what makes Fire with Fire the last tower defense game you'll ever need. 

Listen as Esgee and Brigitte dive deep into the mind of a game developer and find out how he copes with the pitfalls and freedoms that come with being an independent game developer.

 


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Basil 'The White Dragon' Masters on Mom's Minute

Ms. H welcomes actor and martial artist, Basil 'The White Dragon' Masters, to an episode of Mom's Minute. Basil has starred in a number of videogame related short films, including Metal Gear Solid : Blood Brothers and Bare Knuckle Streets of Rage.  He joins Ms. H on the show to talk about how he managed to mix his passion for martial arts with becoming an actor. He chronicles his youth on the streets of Dubai all the way to being cast as Johnny Cage in an upcoming short film.

Listen to his appearance on the 9-25-15 episode of Mom's Minute and take a look at 'The White Dragon' in action below:

Pinball Arcade/Terminator 2 - Bobby King Interview

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Dead Pixel Live talked to Bobby King, VP at Farsight Studios about their multiplatform title, The Pinball Arcade. He tells us about the differences a small studio can face when releasing a title on the Xbox 360 vs the Playstation, Ouya and mobile platforms. He also lets us in on some of the enhancements that are coming for the next gen platform versions of Pinball arcade, including the Wii U. We talk about the Terminator 2 Kickstarter campaign that is underway and how gamers can help them secure the license to the classic table. Mr. King goes over what new tables are on the way (-cough-Metallica-cough-) and even teases the possibility of some original tables from Farsight, and even a pinball construction set where users can create their own unique machines. Listen or download the interview below.

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