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The Grey Area Podcast

Interviews with developers, gaming news, and random mayhem with a focus on inter-relationships between Gamers.

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Episode 135: Convention Season Ends

Jenesee and Tushar Nene from Technical Fowl recap our best games and share Seattle travel tips.E-mail: jenesee@greyareapodcast.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 11mins

23 Sep 2019

Rank #1

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Episode 137: Mental Health Series: Eve Crevoshay

Eve Crevoshay Executive Director of Take This joins Jenesee to talk more about the mental health ramifications of a video game launch for developers and how we can all practice good self-care.E-mail: jenesee@greyareapodcast.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

34mins

11 Oct 2019

Rank #2

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Episode 133: Nicholas McDonnell Interview About Feather

Jenesee talks to Nicholas McDonnell, Director / Biz Dev / Designer for Samurai Punk. We discuss the launch of Feather, games in Australia, difficulty in video games and our relationship with guns. Grab the game on Steam or Nintendo Switch: https://samuraipunk.com/#front-games-listE-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

40mins

19 Apr 2019

Rank #3

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Episode 66 (Rebroadcast): Flashback Greatest Hits - Journey

The industry is going through a rough time. Let us remember something positive and listen to this episode of That Game Company talking about my favorite game, Journey!E-mail: jenesee@greyareapodcast.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 37mins

1 Sep 2019

Rank #4

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Episode 132: Macho Black Future '88

Don Bellenger talks about indie game Black Future '88, takes community questions and spends an inordinate time talking about the book Macho Sluts. Think Geek Modern Icons Vault Girl is showcased way before the conversation.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

40mins

12 Apr 2019

Rank #5

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Episode 128: Video - Interview with graphic artist Walter Costinak

Hear Walter's story of renown logo and brand development in the gaming industry, his struggle with mental illness and his new start. Working with companies like Unreal, ID Software, GameSpy, Epic Games and more he was at the top of his game. New Year and new starts for him.Find his work here: https://2design.org/E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

27mins

8 Apr 2018

Rank #6

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Episode 111: Chaos Reborn

Tinzien steps up to bat at the mic and speaks with Joseph Lieberman (Indy PR Guy) while playing a multiplayer round of the newly released Chaos Reborn game by Julian Gollop (Creator of the X-COM game series). This game was a successful Kickstarter project that has just been released to the hungry strategy hordes!E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

29mins

10 Dec 2014

Rank #7

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Episode 110: Out of the Box

I speak with members of the independent game company Mokuni about their game "Kitty in the Box" who I met originally at NYCC 2014. Thank you to Kurt Young (Founder/Creative Director), Fox Chen (Lead Programmer/Game Developer) and Kevin Chen (Art Director/Graphic Designer) for their time.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

29mins

2 Dec 2014

Rank #8

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Episode 109: NYCC Reviewed

Breckin Meyer, producer/writer for Robot Chicken and Danny Wilson, Director/Writer for the Nephilim film talk to me at New York Comic Con.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

31mins

27 Oct 2014

Rank #9

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Episode 108: Wild Wildstar Love

Matt Mocarski development director for Wildstar from Carbine talks about the game, Strain art, easter eggs, and inspiration.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 3mins

24 Jun 2014

Rank #10

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Episode 107: PAX 2014

The Grey Area Podcast erupts into Springtime with an episode about PAX 2014! Jenesee talks about Dragon Age 3 reveals, Fenix Fire - developers of the game Source by the lead environmental artist of Starcraft Ghost, Battle Block Theater and Wildstar War Zones.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 46mins

21 Apr 2014

Rank #11

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Episode 106: Obsidian of the Future

Chris Avellone, Co-Founder & Developer at Obsidian Entertainment talks about comics, SWTOR 2, Fallout NV, companions, and design principals.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 12mins

8 Jan 2014

Rank #12

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Episode 104: Rise of the Phoenix

Phoenix Perry and I discuss the indie gaming scene in NY, art and the inspiration for video games and Doctor Who.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 9mins

6 Nov 2013

Rank #13

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Episode 103: Wadjet Eye Games

Jenesee speaks with Dave Gilbert, CCO of Wadjet Eye Games, at NYCC 2013. Wadjet Eye Games is a husband and wife independent game studio which features the atmosphere of New York City.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

45mins

18 Oct 2013

Rank #14

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Episode 102: Cipher This

Jenesee speaks with William Stallwood, Co-Founder of Cipher Prime about his games, methods of design, and player entitlement.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 19mins

13 Aug 2013

Rank #15

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Episode 101: CastAR 3D Glasses

Jeri Ellsworth, formerly of Valve, speaks with me about her new project which is changing gaming for good, her layoff from Valve, and landing on your feet.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 17mins

5 Jul 2013

Rank #16

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Episode 100: GTFO

I speak with Shannon Sun-Higginson about the GTFO movie, learn more about Kickstarter and share some news.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

45mins

10 Jun 2013

Rank #17

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Episode 99: Spooky Squid of DEATH

I speak with Miguel Sternberg about They Bleed Pixels, Indie companies, Comics versus Games, The Hand Eye Society and his new game Russian Subway Dogs.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 4mins

19 May 2013

Rank #18

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Episode 98: PVD

I speak with Skott Chatten gameplay producer at Trendy Entertainment for Dungeon Defenders 2 about the game, pvp, co-op and not losing your head.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

58mins

16 Apr 2013

Rank #19

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Episode 97: Pax Provisions

I speak with Steve Swink game designer from Enemy Airship, author and PAX speaker. We talk about dinosaurs, indie gaming, educational games and the wave of the future.E-mail: jeneseegrey@yahoo.comTwitter: @TheGreyAreaWeb: https://greyareapodcast.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/greyareapodcast

1hr 31mins

9 Apr 2013

Rank #20