Feb 21, 2021
Emma and Gil chat with Jeeyon Shim, recreation designer, nature fan,
and mushroom fanatic. Jeeyon’s video games are about connecting with
one’s surroundings, and we focus on what it is wish to make video games like
this. We additionally focus on playtesting (or not playtesting) indie video games,
the conception of “nature” and its reference to humanity, and
how cute our pets are.
1m53s: The IGDN is the
Indie Game Developer Network, a company supporting indie
tabletop designers. They supply mentorships and conference
scholarships; considered one of these is to Metatopia, a tabletop recreation design
conference in New Jersey.
4m25s: Jeeyon’s video games Dear Poppy, First Lesson,
Kwan, half of the Asians
12m09s: Avery Alder’s Belonging Outside
Belonging and D. Vincent Baker and Meguey Baker’s Powered by the Apocalypse
(PbtA) are each tabletop RPG “engines” that can be utilized to make
different video games. Belonging Outside Belonging first appeared in Dream Askew,
and PbtA first appeared in Apocalypse World.
13m36s: Here, have some pattern ecosystem maps.
31m56s: The genus Lactarius, aka Candy
34m32s: We had Kienna Shaw, Lauren Bryant-Monk, and John
Stavropoulos on Ludology
227 – Respect the X discussing security instruments in video games.
Gravelyn is a tabletop recreation designer. Jeeyon mentions her recreation
Feathers (a part of a diptych with its second half, Cloud
41m05s: Pontifuse was a part of the Cheapass recreation assortment
Chief Herman’s Next Big Thing.
41m31s: We’ve already talked about Avery Alder’s Belonging Outside
On Your Body is a group of 4 solo LARPs and one
essay about studying to just accept oneself.
43m50s: Jeeyon’s recreation Crimson.
47m09s: Avery Alder’s recreation from Variations that Emma is
referring to is “Teen Witch.”
57m27s: We chatted with toy inventor Kim Vandenbrouke in
212 – Inventing Play.
1h09m10s: “Itch” is itch.io, a
well-liked gross sales platform for digital and tabletop indie video games.
gelatinosum, aka cat’s tongue mushrooms.
1h19m12s: “Rubenesque” refers back to the work of Flemish Baroque
painter Peter Paul
Rubens, who was recognized for portray plus-sized girls.
1h21m51s: More information about Zine Quest, from
1h25m57s: More information about Lucian Kahn’s Zine Quest anthology
Games, which incorporates considered one of Jeeyon’s video games.