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A podcast about the business of video games, by Daniel Goldberg and Shams Jorjani of Paradox Interactive.

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A podcast about the business of video games, by Daniel Goldberg and Shams Jorjani of Paradox Interactive.

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Great insight into the business of video games

By aqu - May 09 2018
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A great behind the scenes look at my favorite video game publisher. The hosts are very knowledgeable and present their content well.

Hidden Gem

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We all heard it, “this game is cash grab.” This podcast gives insight and perspective on the gaming industry. I find the hosts candor and sense of humor to be refreshing. I want to share this podcast with my Business students. This is perfect if you want to know how the industry really works. Very glad I found this and I hope it lasts a long time. Keep it up guys!

iTunes Ratings

15 Ratings
Average Ratings
12
2
1
0
0

Great insight into the business of video games

By aqu - May 09 2018
Read more
A great behind the scenes look at my favorite video game publisher. The hosts are very knowledgeable and present their content well.

Hidden Gem

By PikeStance - Dec 05 2017
Read more
We all heard it, “this game is cash grab.” This podcast gives insight and perspective on the gaming industry. I find the hosts candor and sense of humor to be refreshing. I want to share this podcast with my Business students. This is perfect if you want to know how the industry really works. Very glad I found this and I hope it lasts a long time. Keep it up guys!
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The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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A podcast about the business of video games, by Daniel Goldberg and Shams Jorjani of Paradox Interactive.

Rank #1: Imperator: Rome - After The Release - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we invite Johan Andersson, Game Director of Imperator: Rome, to discuss the release of the game. 

• Chapters:
0:15 - Episode Start
4:10 - What Have We Been Playing?
6:24 - Imperator: Release

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

#ParadoxInteractive #Podcast #ImperatorRome

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May 21 2019

37mins

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Rank #2: Are Paradox Games TOO Hard? - The Business of Video Games S02E04 -The Paradox Podcast

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Now on Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu

 In this episode of the Paradox Podcast, Shams and Daniel discuss accessibility and difficulty in video games. Also there's a breakdown of what went down at GDC.

 The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development & Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldom spoken of.

 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l
 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Apr 20 2018

38mins

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Rank #3: Streaming is CHEAP - The Business of Video Games S03E06 - The Paradox Podcast

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Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

In this episode Blondie, Streaming Director at Paradox Interactive, hot off The Grandest LAN talk about streaming at Paradox and what this Grandest LAN is all about.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Nov 21 2018

35mins

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Rank #4: Directly Nintendo - The Business of Video Games S03E03 - The Paradox Podcast

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Recently, we announced and released Cities: Skylines for Nintendo Switch. In this episode of the Paradox Podcast we invite Jakob Munthe to discuss this announcement, release, and the Nintendo Direct in which we announced the port.

 The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Sep 27 2018

40mins

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Rank #5: Stellaris on Console (Part 2) From Gamescom - The Business of Video Games S03E02 - The Paradox Podcast

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Recorded at Gamescom, this episode of the Paradox Podcast brings on Sebastian Forsström, Product Marketing Manager for Stellaris: Console Edition to talkg about what it's like marketing a game on console and how it differs from PC.

 The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Aug 27 2018

21mins

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Rank #6: It's Good To Be The CEO - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we finally get the "new" CEO of Paradox Interactive, Ebba Ljugerud, to talk about the first 13 months of being the CEO, as well as the future going forward.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
0:47 - Start
2:14 - What have we been playing?
8:29 - First 13 Months of the CEO

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Sep 12 2019

34mins

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Rank #7: Does E3 Even Matter? - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we invite Johan Bolin, VP of Sales at Paradox Interactive, to talk about how E3 matter to a midsized publisher like Paradox. We also briefly talk about Linux.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
0:16 - Episode Start
1:17 - What Have We Been Playing?
8:17 - Linux Support
11:32 - E3 2019

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

#ParadoxInteractive #Podcast #E32019

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Jun 28 2019

42mins

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Rank #8: LIVE FROM PDXCON 2018 - The Business of Video Games S02E06 - The Paradox Podcast

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Now on Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu

 In this episode of the Paradox Podcast, Shams and Daniel discuss PDXCON 2018, and it's worth to Paradox as a company, at PDXCON 2018.

 The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development & Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldom spoken of.

 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l
 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

May 28 2018

36mins

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Rank #9: Can Anyone Make A CK2 Board Game? - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we discuss how licensing works and why Paradox is doing more licensing than ever before.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
0:16 - Start
3:20 - What Have We Been Playing?
10:10 - Licensing

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

#ParadoxInteractive #Podcast

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Aug 07 2019

35mins

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Rank #10: Leaks & Confidentiality - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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Welcome back to the Paradox Podcast!

Today we talk about the subject of video game leaks & confidentiality in the games industry.

On the agenda:

  • Why is the video games industry so secretive?
  • How do leaks happen at all?
  • Leak stories from Ubisoft and EA with Julien Wera, Paradox CPO
  • How do leaks impact video game developers & publishers?
  • Does the game industry “leak” information on purpose?
  • Working with content creators, NDAs and Embargos
  • Leaks about Cities Skylines, Crusader Kings 3, Stellaris & VTMB2
  • Answering your questions

Timestamps:

  • Last minute addition: CK3 Release Date leak - 0:00 
  • Intro - 1:43
  • Topic of the Day: Leaks & Confidentiality – 3:17
  • Leak stories from Ubisoft and EA with Julien Wera - 13:40
  • Answering your questions with Jonathan Whitley, Influencer Relations Manager – 20:18
  • Wrapping up - 40:18


You can also find today’s episode on: 
•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

Thank you for listening! 

Next episode premiere: June 2nd 



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May 19 2020

41mins

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Rank #11: Epic Buys Rocket League - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW
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On this episode of The Business of Video Games Daniel and Shams discuss the recent announcement that Epic Games is buying Psyonix, developer of the popular rocket powered car soccer game Rocket League, and their views on Epic's place in the games distribution space.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

May 06 2019

36mins

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Rank #12: COVID-19 and the Games Industry - The Paradox Podcast: The Business of Video Games

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• In this episode we discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Paradox and the games industry. We discuss the condition of the games industry during the pandemic, the challenges of remote work and effect of major event cancellations on developers and publishers.

We are also joined by our Chief Human Resources Officer, Marina Hedman, to answer your questions about the well-being of our employees and talk about what we do to keep the morale up during this prolonged isolation.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
 What we’ve been up to – 0:15
 Topic of the Day: COVID-19 and the Games Industry – 5:19
 Answering your Questions – 28:43

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

May 05 2020

34mins

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Rank #13: Paradox Buys Harebrained Schemes - The Business of Video Games S02E07 - The Paradox Podcast

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In this episode of the Paradox Podcast Shams and Daniel discuss the recent acquisition of Harebrained Schemes and what this means for both companies. Also, acquisitions in general.

 The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development & Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldom spoken of.

 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l
 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Jun 12 2018

28mins

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Rank #14: Avoiding Stockholm Syndrome - The Business of Video Games S03E07 - The Paradox Podcast

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Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

In this episode Ashkan Namousi, Producer at Paradox Interactive, talk about what a producer does and how working together with external game teams work. How do you avoid the game developer Stockholm Syndrome.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Dec 22 2018

36mins

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Rank #15: From Barbie to Blorg - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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On this episode of The Business of Video Games we've invited Wendy Young, Senior Producer at Paradox Development Studio, to talk about her storied history in the games industry, from Barbie games for Gameboy Advance to the first Grand Strategy Game on consoles.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Mar 26 2019

42mins

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Rank #16: No More PDXCON? - The Business of Video Games S03E05 - The Paradox Podcast

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Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

In this episode Paula Thelin, Event Manager at Paradox Interactive talks about what it takes to go to events with a games publisher, and the massive amounts of work it takes to create PDXCON.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

 Paradox on YouTube:
 ---------------------------------
 ParadoxInteractive - http://youtube.com/ParadoxInteractive
 Trailers, Feature Breakdowns, Dev Diaries, and more.

 ParadoxExtra - http://youtube.com/ParadoxExtra
 Gameplay of our video games, convention coverage, and other fun things from Paradox!

 Paradox Grand Strategy - http://youtube.com/ParadoxGrandStrategy
 Gameplay of our Grand Strategy Games. CK2, EU4, HOI4, Stellaris, and more?

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Oct 29 2018

37mins

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Rank #17: Why is there no Star Wars Grand Strategy Game? - The Business of Video Games S02E03 - The Paradox Podcast

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In this episode of the Paradox Podcast, Shams and Daniel discuss the benefits and downsides to using established IP's versus creating new IP. Also, a brief discussion of what Business Developers do at GDC. The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken o

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Mar 08 2018

44mins

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Rank #18: How To Make A Harebrained Scheme - The Business of Video Games S04E02 - The Paradox Podcast

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In this episode we've brought Jordan Weissman and Mitch Gitelman into the studio to talk about how these industry veterans got their starts and how they came to start Harebrained Schemes, developers of Shadowrun Returns and BattleTech.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Feb 15 2019

45mins

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Rank #19: This Podcast Is Now Epic Games Exclusive - The Business of Video Games S04E01 - The Paradox Podcast

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In this episode Daniel and Shams discuss the recent string of exclusives moving from Steam to the Epic Games Store.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
 Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
 Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Jan 30 2019

37mins

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Rank #20: Video Game Subscription Services - The Paradox Podcast: The Business of Video Games

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• On this episode of Paradox Podcast: The Business of Video Games, Shams and Daniel discuss the Subscription Services in the industry. Listen in to their musing on the present situation and some future predictions! 

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
What we’ve been up to – 0:15
Topic of the Day: Subscription Services – 5:45
Answering your Questions - 34:17

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

Support the show (http://paradoxplaza.com)

Apr 21 2020

39mins

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Interview with our CEO Ebba Ljungerud - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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The Paradox Podcast is back with a new episode!

For this mid-season occasion, we’ve invited our CEO Ebba Ljungerud to answer some of your questions!

Some of the questions on today’s agenda:
How do we balance our company’s growth with the gameplay depth of our games and the mainstream expectations?
How do we decide when to discontinue a game, and what factors, aside from sales, determine that?
How are our recent mergers working out for us?
What have we learned from CK3’s success?
What is our take on Unions and Crunch in the games industry?
How big should Paradox grow, and is there an end goal?
What is Ebba’s normal day at work like, and her experience as a CEO?

Timestamps: 
0:15 – Introduction
1:20 – What we’ve been playing
5:04 – Q&A session with Ebba Ljungerud
45:37 – Wrapping up

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•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

Thank you for listening! See you in the next Paradox Podcast episode, in 2 weeks!

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Oct 14 2020

46mins

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Technology & Leadership - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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Welcome back to the Paradox Podcast! This week we invited Mina Boström, Paradox Interactive’s Chief Technology Officer!

Today on the agenda:

  • Who is Mina and what even is a CTO?
  • Why should technology matter to PDX and our players?
  • How is games industry different in that area?
  • Lots of difficult words
  • The work of an upper level manager and some management philosophy

Timestamps:
00:43 – Paradox’s CTO, Mina Boström
07:20 - What is a CTO?
11:40 – How does a CTO’s average week at PDX look like
13:45 – Challenges before PDX in terms of technology
15:32 – What is different about working in the games industry
23:12 – Leadership and technology
43:11 – Reading recommendations & wrapping up

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•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

Thank you for listening! See you in the next Paradox Podcast episode, in 2 weeks!



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Sep 30 2020

46mins

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Crusader Kings 3 Release - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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The Paradox Podcast is back, to discuss the release of Crusader Kings 3!
We are joined by Christian Daflos, the Product Marketing Manager for CK3, to discuss how the game performed on release and what it took to make it the commercial success that it is!

On the agenda today:
-         What the hell is a PMM?
-         The dreaded Hype
-         How to prepare for a major release
-         What was different about CK3’s marketing
-         What went right and what didn’t
-         Some boasting (a lot actually)

Timestamps:
0:00 - Introduction
1:41 – What we’ve been playing
3:32 – What is a Product Marketing Manager & who is Christian Daflos?
5:57 – The CK3 Boasting Segment
7:55 – How we prepared for CK3’s launch?
14:54 – What went right with the release?
18:10 – What didn’t go right?
20:50 – What did we learn?
23:30 – Planning for various scenarios
27:42 – What does CK3’s success mean for Paradox?
33:40 – Hype and expectation management
38:08 – Wrapping up

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•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

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Sep 17 2020

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Epic, Apple and the Platform Wars - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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In this episode we are joined by Kim Nordström, Paradox Interactive’s Chief Strategy Officer, to discuss the ongoing legal battle between Apple and Epic! 

On the agenda today:
-         What is the Epic vs Apple situation really about?
-         Why should the industry and players care?
-         Who can this situation benefit?
-         Who are we rooting for and why?
-         The drilling in Daniel’s house (Sorry for that...) 

Timestamps:
0:15 – Introduction
2:15 – What game we’ve been playing
4:36 – Daniel’s paternity leave, and the PDX Podcast plans
6:54 – Subject of the Day: Apple vs Epic
43:01 – Wrapping up

You can also find today’s episode on:
•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

 Thank you for watching! See you in the next Paradox Podcast episode, on September 16th!
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Sep 03 2020

43mins

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What makes a Paradox Game? - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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The Paradox Podcast is back after the holiday break!

Today we are joined by Julien Wera, Paradox Interactive’s Chief Product Officer, to discuss what all Paradox games have in common, no matter the genre.

On the agenda:

  • Paradox Game Pillars
  • What is a Paradox Game
  • Why we don’t want to publish every type of a game
  • What to keep in mind when pitching a game to Paradox


Timestamps:

0:15 – Introduction

4:01 – Subject of the day: Paradox Game Pillars

31:58 – What about games that don’t fit our Pillars well?

37:00 – Wrapping up & how to use PDX Game Pillars to pitch us a game


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•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

Thank you for watching! See you in the next Paradox Podcast episode, on September 2nd!



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Aug 19 2020

39mins

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The Trends and Future of the Video Game Industry - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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Welcome back to the Paradox Podcast!
Today, with the help of Kim Nordstrom, Paradox Interactive’s Chief Strategy Officer we try to divine the future of the gaming industry, and reflect on our past predictions, both the accurate and the ones we were wrong about.
On the agenda:
 - The future of gaming consoles
 - Cloud Gaming
 - Subscription Services
 - Impact of 5G on mobile gaming
 - COVID-19 and the coming recession
 - The perspective of indie studios on the shifts in the games industry
 - Interview with Bithell Games, the COO of Bithell Games, developers of John Wick: Hex
 - Interview with David Goldfarb, Director of the Outsiders, developers of Metal: Hellsinger
 - And more

 Timestamps:
 0:15 – Introduction & Blablablablablah
 4:12 – Topic of the day: The Trends and Future of the Game’s Industry
 39:50 – Past & current trends we were wrong about
 45:14 – Wrapping up

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•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

Thank you for listening! 
We’ll be back with your regularly scheduled Paradox Podcast after the summer break!

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Jun 23 2020

46mins

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Crusader Kings 3 & The Business of a Sequel - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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Today we discuss the challenges and opportunity of making a sequel to a highly successful game like Crusader Kings 2.
On the agenda:
-  The decision-making process behind greenlighting a sequel at Paradox
-  Measuring expectations and retaining a franchise’s spirit
-  How to reach new audiences and appeal to the core player base at the same time
-  How to prioritize content and features when developing a sequel base game
-  Answering your questions
-  A chat with guests from Larian Studios and Fatshark.

Timestamps:
0:15 – Introduction & our favorite game sequels
2:55 – Topic of the day: Crusader Kings 3 and the Business of a Sequel
17:45 – Chat with Fatshark co-founder Martin Wahlund about Warhammer: Vermintide 2
27:56 – Chat with Larian Studios Publishing Director Michael Douse about 
Divinity: Original Sin 2
32:04 - Answering your questions with Max Weltz, CK3 Product Manager
42:38 – Wrapping up

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•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
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•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

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Jun 02 2020

43mins

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Leaks & Confidentiality - Paradox Podcast - The Business of Video Games

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Welcome back to the Paradox Podcast!

Today we talk about the subject of video game leaks & confidentiality in the games industry.

On the agenda:

  • Why is the video games industry so secretive?
  • How do leaks happen at all?
  • Leak stories from Ubisoft and EA with Julien Wera, Paradox CPO
  • How do leaks impact video game developers & publishers?
  • Does the game industry “leak” information on purpose?
  • Working with content creators, NDAs and Embargos
  • Leaks about Cities Skylines, Crusader Kings 3, Stellaris & VTMB2
  • Answering your questions

Timestamps:

  • Last minute addition: CK3 Release Date leak - 0:00 
  • Intro - 1:43
  • Topic of the Day: Leaks & Confidentiality – 3:17
  • Leak stories from Ubisoft and EA with Julien Wera - 13:40
  • Answering your questions with Jonathan Whitley, Influencer Relations Manager – 20:18
  • Wrapping up - 40:18


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•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
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•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

Thank you for listening! 

Next episode premiere: June 2nd 



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May 19 2020

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COVID-19 and the Games Industry - The Paradox Podcast: The Business of Video Games

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• In this episode we discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Paradox and the games industry. We discuss the condition of the games industry during the pandemic, the challenges of remote work and effect of major event cancellations on developers and publishers.

We are also joined by our Chief Human Resources Officer, Marina Hedman, to answer your questions about the well-being of our employees and talk about what we do to keep the morale up during this prolonged isolation.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
 What we’ve been up to – 0:15
 Topic of the Day: COVID-19 and the Games Industry – 5:19
 Answering your Questions – 28:43

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9lWelcome

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May 05 2020

34mins

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Video Game Subscription Services - The Paradox Podcast: The Business of Video Games

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• On this episode of Paradox Podcast: The Business of Video Games, Shams and Daniel discuss the Subscription Services in the industry. Listen in to their musing on the present situation and some future predictions! 

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
What we’ve been up to – 0:15
Topic of the Day: Subscription Services – 5:45
Answering your Questions - 34:17

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
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Apr 21 2020

39mins

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It's Good To Be The CEO - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we finally get the "new" CEO of Paradox Interactive, Ebba Ljugerud, to talk about the first 13 months of being the CEO, as well as the future going forward.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
0:47 - Start
2:14 - What have we been playing?
8:29 - First 13 Months of the CEO

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

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Sep 12 2019

34mins

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The Question Quest - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we answer questions that you have posed over the course of the show.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
0:16 - Start
1:29 - Nintendo Switch Lite
7:20 - Q&A Start
- - 7:38 - How Do You Feel About The Store Revenue Cut?
- - 15:37 - What Projects Do You Do Research On?
- - 22:04 - How Do You Manage Expectations?

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

#ParadoxInteractive #Podcast #QnA

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Aug 21 2019

34mins

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Can Anyone Make A CK2 Board Game? - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we discuss how licensing works and why Paradox is doing more licensing than ever before.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
0:16 - Start
3:20 - What Have We Been Playing?
10:10 - Licensing

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

#ParadoxInteractive #Podcast

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Aug 07 2019

35mins

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Does E3 Even Matter? - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we invite Johan Bolin, VP of Sales at Paradox Interactive, to talk about how E3 matter to a midsized publisher like Paradox. We also briefly talk about Linux.

Discuss this episode on our forums: https://pdxint.at/2PpwHoW

• Chapters:
0:16 - Episode Start
1:17 - What Have We Been Playing?
8:17 - Linux Support
11:32 - E3 2019

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

#ParadoxInteractive #Podcast #E32019

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Jun 28 2019

42mins

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Imperator: Rome - After The Release - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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• On this episode of The Business of Video Games we invite Johan Andersson, Game Director of Imperator: Rome, to discuss the release of the game. 

• Chapters:
0:15 - Episode Start
4:10 - What Have We Been Playing?
6:24 - Imperator: Release

• The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

•  Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
•  Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
•  iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
•  Player.fm: http://pdxint.at/2EWTCnl
•  Poddtoppen: http://pdxint.at/2CiqXGw
•  Acast: http://pdxint.at/2ExBD9l

#ParadoxInteractive #Podcast #ImperatorRome

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May 21 2019

37mins

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Epic Buys Rocket League - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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On this episode of The Business of Video Games Daniel and Shams discuss the recent announcement that Epic Games is buying Psyonix, developer of the popular rocket powered car soccer game Rocket League, and their views on Epic's place in the games distribution space.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
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May 06 2019

36mins

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Announcing New Projects - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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On this episode of The Business of Video Games Daniel and Shams talk about the recent announcements of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 and that Paradox is working on a brand new strategy game with John and Brenda Romero.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
 iTunes: http://pdxint.at/2BnBWBo
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Apr 18 2019

36mins

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From Barbie to Blorg - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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On this episode of The Business of Video Games we've invited Wendy Young, Senior Producer at Paradox Development Studio, to talk about her storied history in the games industry, from Barbie games for Gameboy Advance to the first Grand Strategy Game on consoles.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
 Soundcloud: http://pdxint.at/2EYDl15
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Mar 26 2019

42mins

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Paradox Announces New Studio - The Business of Video Games - The Paradox Podcast

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On this episode we've brought in Rod Humble, studio head of the newly announced Paradox Tectonic studio, to talk about his experiences over the last 30 years in the games industry.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

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Mar 07 2019

43mins

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How To Make A Harebrained Scheme - The Business of Video Games S04E02 - The Paradox Podcast

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In this episode we've brought Jordan Weissman and Mitch Gitelman into the studio to talk about how these industry veterans got their starts and how they came to start Harebrained Schemes, developers of Shadowrun Returns and BattleTech.

The Paradox Podcast is a podcast about the business of video games, brought to you by Paradox Interactive. Daniel Goldberg (Marketing & Communications) and Shams Jorjani (Business Development and Acquisitions) tries to shed a light on a part of the industry which is seldomly spoken of.

 Spotify: https://pdxint.at/2HFshtu
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Feb 15 2019

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Great insight into the business of video games

By aqu - May 09 2018
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A great behind the scenes look at my favorite video game publisher. The hosts are very knowledgeable and present their content well.

Hidden Gem

By PikeStance - Dec 05 2017
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We all heard it, “this game is cash grab.” This podcast gives insight and perspective on the gaming industry. I find the hosts candor and sense of humor to be refreshing. I want to share this podcast with my Business students. This is perfect if you want to know how the industry really works. Very glad I found this and I hope it lasts a long time. Keep it up guys!