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Designer Notes

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Why do we make games? Every designer has a different and very personal answer to that question. Soren Johnson, founder of Mohawk Games, sits down with noted designers to find out by examining their careers as a whole.

Customer Reviews

More interesting game design discussions!

I’ve been a long time listener of Three Moves Ahead on which Soren often speaks, I’ve also been following his blog. And now I’m pleasantly surprised with the podcast. Great first episode.

Good content but poor audio quality

I enjoyed the first episode, but the audio quality is poor. I'm not an expert but the participants sound far away from the mic, and I have to keep the volume high because I listen in the car. The podcast would benefit from having the quality is 'm used to on other podcasts, especially given the length.

I have been a longtime fan of Pardo's and I found that Soren asked many of the things I was wondering, which is great.

A great show about the motivations behind game design

This is a great show with awesome guests and a lot of good stories about how or why a particular game is made the way it is. There is some excess ambient noise and bumping around that probably can't be helped in an online interview setting but the content is worth it. Can't wait to hear who the next guest will be.

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