Nickelodeon’s Kevin Richardson talks about his experiences as a producer

Nickelodeon’s Kevin Richardson talks about his experiences as a producer

Aug 9, 2011

Nickelodeon’s Senior Producer Kevin Richardson talks with us about his most valuable lessons from being a producer, winning Volkswagen’s Fun Theory contest, the difference between personal and professional passions and how to make sure you enjoy your industry job without being disappointed by it. A producer’s best practices Richardson’s time in...

Jonathan van den Wijngaarden talks about his sound career

Jonathan van den Wijngaarden talks about his sound career

Aug 2, 2011

Audio designer and composer Jonathan van den Wijngaarden has had his share of broken illusions and fairy tales with no happy endings. After working at two of the Netherlands’ most promising studios that failed by aiming too high, he remains optimistic and takes the lessons learned into his own endeavors as a freelance audio designer and composer.  We sit...

Michael Legg on Petroglyph (or Yes, there is life after Westwood Studios)

Michael Legg on Petroglyph (or Yes, there is life after Westwood Studios)

Jul 25, 2011

Petroglyph President and Co-Founder Michael Legg has seen many sides of this industry in his career as a lead programmer and occasional designer. He’s most famous for his work at Westwood Studios, where he gathered 17 years of valuable experience and stories . After that, Legg decided to co-found his own studio; Petroglyph. With the majority of the studio...

Indie spotlight: Bloody Trapland

Indie spotlight: Bloody Trapland

Jul 22, 2011

Imagine LittleBigPlanet was a gorefest featuring all kinds of traps that cause the screen to be filled with blood. Bloody Trapland isn’t far off, but also brings a whole lot more to the table. This fast paced multiplayer platformer made by a couple of students from the Blekinge Institute of Technology recently caught my attention during the Nordic Game...

KBA Voice Productions’ Khris Brown on twenty years of voice casting for LucasArts, and beyond

KBA Voice Productions’ Khris Brown on twenty years of voice casting for LucasArts, and beyond

Jul 20, 2011

Award-winning casting director and creative direction consultant Khris Brown is considering a major shift in her career that might just be coming up with a new project she’s working on, but sadly can’t say anything about just yet. What we do know is that with two decades of experience in the game industry and with her own company KBA Voice...