Geezers who Game and Code

Geezers who Game and Code

By Gaming Geezer
Avid gamers and coders talk everything from favorite games and game discussion to coding, making things and software development.
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Destiny Moves to Steam, YouTube Streaming Experiments, How do we pick games based on reviews?
So much in this episode! First, Peter talks about some YouTube streaming analysis and observations of viewership compared to Twitch, then he talks about migrating from Blizzard to Steam with his Destiny 2 account (and the cross-platform saves). Then Newms talks about game reviews and ratings and how that influences his choice to play or not, then Peter weighs in on his over analysis? Of choosing games.
30:42
September 7, 2019
We have accidentally stumbled on the best game idea ever, eat a nukasnicker and kill advertising in games.
This time it is Newms' time to comment on advertising in games, yeah those things...you know, those ones that appear every time you sneeze whilst holding a mobile device. Then, Peter shares some thoughts on downloadable demo and trial versions of games and how that has an affect on the users decision to purchase or walk away. Oh, and feel free to eat a Nukasnicker during the episode, all will be explained.
29:09
August 23, 2019
Are sales really a good thing? We discuss both sides of the argument
Every year around this time the sales start to kick in, but whilst that may seem good from a users perspective, is it good from a producers perspective? Will that short term burst of revenue really help in the long run? We talk about this and using sales to bring back players that may of moved on. While you are at it, catch our streams at https://twitch.tv/masternewms https://twitch.tv/grfxg
33:53
July 21, 2019
Nintendo Switch Lite Discussion
It's Here! The Nintendo Switch Lite is finally announced, and we discuss if it's more or less than we expected for the price, and what might this say about the path forward for Nintendo?
36:42
July 14, 2019
I'd buy/sell that for a dollar! Let's talk monetization.
It seems there is no avoiding the subject. Whether you are a player or a producer, games and monetization are something you have to deal with at some point. It's not a bad thing, honest. We dive in to and explain some of the more common options and look at them from both sides of the money.
38:19
July 5, 2019
I Threw on a hoody
Wolfenstein 2 on Switch is ... So you need power to play otherwise that waterfall will drown you! And other adventures of the week.
20:32
June 17, 2019
Virtual Dino What Now?
Well it only took until the sixth episode to get down the rabbit hole of Virtual Dino Poop. Yep you read that right, also, Windows audio streaming nightmare, Diablo 3 mega boost and Dauntless understood.
27:29
June 7, 2019
We Played Dauntless! We Played Diablo! We Started Streaming!
Epic Released a preview of Dauntless, so it goes without saying we had to play it. We also started Season 17 of Diablo 3. And lastly we started out streaming setups, and that was an interesting experience. Peter's Streams YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/GrfxG Twitch.tv: https://www.twitch.tv/grfxg Elgato HD60s: https://amzn.to/2QjWksA
38:11
May 25, 2019
It's About Timelines, Universes and Other Things
This episode is all about developing games. Peter starts with a rant about developers needing to test their games more so he doesn't lose his progress instantly. Then Newms talks about his game and how that's coming along, this naturally leads into talking about development in general a little more.
28:01
May 10, 2019
Build, Grind, Read the Instructions, Try Again
This week we talk about the fun of playing pre-release versions. The pitfalls of not reading mission instructions before grinding the materials needed to build something. Then doing it all over again correctly.
18:06
May 4, 2019
Fallout 76 Disappointment, Final Fantasy 10 Remastered, Game Development Updates, Gluten Free Bread.
In this episode we talk about finally giving in to Fallout 76 curiosity, Final Fantasy 10 remastered edition on the Switch. We talk about what we got done this week on our own games. Oh, and a loaf of Gluten free bread.
41:03
April 19, 2019
Introduction. The who, why and whatever is this podcast about episode.
Welcome to the first episode, we talk about who we are, why we are doing this, and what makes this podcast a worth while listen if you like playing video games or creating games. Mentioned in this episode CashOnTap Mobile Game Satisfactory Game Satisfactory Reveal Trailer E3 2018 Truth in Game Advertising Intervention
22:51
April 5, 2019
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