Quest for Glory creators Lori Ann and Corey Cole discuss the history and future of this beloved RPG franchise from the golden era of Sierra Online. Their current game, Hero-U, follows as a sort of spiritual successor to the Quest for Glory formula while evolving and updating towards a modern context.
Jonathan Tweet the RPG designer and writer of Dungeons & Dragons 3rd edition, Over the Edge, Ars Magica and 13th Age sits down with Literate Gamer to talk about making Dungeons & Dragons fun again and other highlights in his long, and continuing, career- including his theoretical contributions to the creation of Unknown Armies.
Also covered is his new children’s book, Grandmother Fish, designed to help teach children about evolution.
Richard Rouse III sits down to discuss his upcoming game, The Church in the Darkness, a procedurally generated infiltration game that pits you against a religious cult- one that changes on each subsequent play through.
Richard has had a long career in video games, working most prominently on The Suffering, and its sequel The Suffering Ties that bind.
You can also find his defense of Eyes Wide Shut at Unjustly Maligned.
Rainworld is an indie adventure game set in dystopian ecosystems featuring the adorable Slugcat. Rainworld and Videocult developer James Therrien joins Literate Gamer to talk about his development experiences on Rainworld.
Sadly, the Slugcat plushie is currently out stock, but will be available on Sanshee
Ages ago we talked about Destiny, and apparently I never posted about it.
This episode contains the origin of #Thorncars.