Beyond The Blox

Beyond The Blox

By BanTech Systems
A podcast all about the Roblox platform and game development. Whether you’re just starting out or have been developing for a while, this is the podcast for you.

Each episode focuses on a different developer from the community, exploring their motivations and their projects on the platform.

#BeyondTheBlox
Where to listen
Apple Podcasts Logo
Breaker Logo
Google Podcasts Logo
Overcast Logo
Pocket Casts Logo
RadioPublic Logo
Spotify Logo
GeorgeTheDev - Roblox Accelerator Intern
On this episode, Accelerator Intern GeorgeTheDev speaks about racing, old projects and making connections with other developers on the platform. George also talks about what it's like to apply and get accepted into the Roblox Accelerator program. #BeyondTheBlox
42:44
May 14, 2020
EgoMoose - Open Source Developer
On this episode, Bloxy nominee EgoMoose discusses the Roblox Wiki, open source projects and his epic uses of tech! EgoMoose describes a career of enabling other developers through extremely helpful articles and free-to-take tools and demos. #BeyondTheBlox
30:08
March 23, 2020
evaera - Adopt Me! Systems Engineer
On this episode, evaera joins BanTech to discuss what it's like to work in a large team at Dreamcraft on the record-breaking Adopt Me! game, whilst maintaining one of the most widely-used Roblox Discord bots, RoVer. evaera also talks about the motivations behind her open source libraries and the Scripting Helpers website. #BeyondTheBlox
43:38
March 1, 2020
SteadyOn - Clueless Developer
On this episode, SteadyOn joins AlvinBlox (guest host) to chat about early life on Roblox, how the platform has evolved, and how the evolution has influenced the style of games. SteadyOn goes into detail about his new service RTrack to provide realtime in-depth analytics of games and advertisements on Roblox. #BeyondTheBlox
52:20
February 14, 2020
boatbomber - Lua Learning Creator
On this episode, boatbomber joins AlvinBlox (guest host) to talk about his journey from first joining Roblox through to creating Lua Learning. boatbomber has created numerous open source projects to help other developers on the platform. #BeyondTheBlox
45:04
February 7, 2020
TwentyTwoPilots - Ultimate Driving Creator
On this episode, TwentyTwoPilots joins BanTech for a chat about the Ultimate Driving universe and its future, as well as TTP's civil engineering career and the crossovers with Roblox game development. And of course, BanTech gets all the details about TTP's real-life blue cars courtesy of DevEx income. #BeyondTheBlox
24:29
November 15, 2019
Jexpler - 3D GFX Artist
On this episode, Jexpler joins BanTech for a chat about 3D GFX, Roblox Fame (group) and transitioning into building and scripting. Jexpler has a few speed arts and some speed builds on his YouTube channel, as well as a never-ending hallway demo SCP-970 based on the anomalous urban fantasy tale. #BeyondTheBlox
25:49
October 25, 2019
Wingboy0 - Animator and Aspiring Developer
On this episode, Wingboy0 joins BanTech for a discussion about his work on Roblox and the motivation behind it. Wingboy0 has several test games and technical demonstrations such as ParkourSystem, Lag Compensation and Defenders of the Realm. #BeyondTheBlox
36:11
October 18, 2019
Common Mistakes That Cause Games to Fail
On this episode, iGottic joins BanTech to discuss common mistakes that Roblox developers make which limit their game from reaching its full potential. iGottic is the creator of No-Scope Sniping, One Shot Insanity and Infinite Autocorrect, and shares his advice on allowing your game to flourish. #BeyondTheBlox
33:46
October 11, 2019
Changes to Beyond The Blox
On this special episode, BanTech speaks alone about the evolution of the podcast over the first four episodes, and outlines the latest vision for the podcast, identifying some key changes that are to be in effect from episode 6 onwards to allow many more developers to apply to become a guest on the series, and to enable audience participation. #BeyondTheBlox
10:19
October 4, 2019
How to Get a Career in Video Games
On this episode, spotco joins BanTech to chat about the game development industry, working at Roblox, and how to make a career out of programming video games. spotco is a former Roblox employee, creator of RoBeats (29M+ visits) and currently working at a well-known AAA game studio. #BeyondTheBlox
59:58
September 13, 2019
Building a Community for a Game
On this episode, Charlie_RBX joins BanTech to discuss the pros and cons of building a community for your Roblox game, and some advice on how to go about running a community. Charlie_RBX is the owner of Stepford County Railway - a game with 4.8M+ visits, 26,000+ group members and over 6000 Discord members. #BeyondTheBlox // Unfortunately I have a cold during this recording - apologies!
26:28
September 6, 2019
Learning to Script on Roblox
On this episode AlvinBlox joins BanTech to discuss how they learned to script, and to answer some of the community’s questions on the tools, tips and tricks for learning to script on Roblox. Scripting is a valuable skill and allows you to make your creations come to life by programming behaviours and interactions. #BeyondTheBlox
50:02
August 23, 2019
Preventing Developer's Block
On this episode BanTech explores causes of developer's block, some ways to prevent it, and discusses how to get rid of it once it’s there. Developer’s block is when you struggle to continue working due to a lack of motivation or passion for the project, or you simply run out of ideas. #BeyondTheBlox
24:15
August 9, 2019
Beyond The Blox Trailer
The first look into a new podcast all about the Roblox platform and game development. Whether you’re just starting out or have been developing for a while, this is the podcast for you. Follow or subscribe to make sure you don't miss any episodes. #BeyondTheBlox
01:07
August 6, 2019