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On This Episode:

  • Carter talks about the mobile version of Shoot Many Robots with two of the people who are working on it at original creator Demiurge Studios and mobile developer Owlchemy Labs.
  • Carter talks to the creator of The Golden Arrow about being a one-woman studio, and the challenge of making an endless runner with a story.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guests: Bart Simon (Demiurge Studios) and Alex Schwartz (Owlchemy Labs)
  • Guest: Jenna Hoffstein, Monster & Glitch
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 183

    TPPTwitter_WebThis podcast recorded at 45 degree angles.

    On This Episode:

  • Carter talks to independent game developer Rusty Moyher about how he got into game development, his iOS games, his work on the Retro Game Crunch, and a variety of other subjects including whether that vaunted Surface Pro is actually good for gaming or not.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Rusty Moyher
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 182

    TPPTwitter_WebThe original!

    On This Episode:

  • Carter and Blake delve deep into the latest cloning controversy involving another upcoming Vlambeer title, Luftrausers. Do they need to consider releasing the game on mobile now?
  • The gang discusses recent releases, including Halfbrick’s latest game Fish Out of Water, long-running space MMO Vendetta Online on iPad, and the game where getting stung by bees triggers dubstep: Wiggler.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Co-Host: Blake Grundman
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 181

    TPPTwitter_WebSending our condolences to Boston.

    On This Episode:

  • Carter talks to one of the people behind Pipe Trouble, the game that ran into controversy over allegations that the Canadian government was sponsoring a game that supported eco-terrorism based on its content.
  • The programmer of the upcoming ScooterBoy talks about his transition from being indie 20 years ago to working with big-name studios and projects, to going back and being indie with his newest project.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Alex Jansen, Pop Sandbox
  • Guest: Chris Blackbourn, Modka Games
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 180

    TPPTwitter_WebWhat happens at the Dutch Consulate, stays at the Dutch Consulate.

    On This Episode:

  • Carter and Brett discuss GDC, and recent releases Slayin and The Other Brothers.
  • Carter heads out to High Voltage Software in Hoffman Estates, IL, to talk about the studio’s new mobile games, including Le Vamp, The Zoombies: Animales de la Muerte, and The Conduit HD.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Co-Host: Brett Nolan, AppAddict.net
  • Guests: Keith Hladik and Josh Van Veld, High Voltage Software
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 179

    Heavily edited for your enjoyment.

    On This Episode:

    • Carter talks to NoodleCake Games and musician Whitaker Trebella about their work on Super Stickman Golf 2, including the musician asking the programmers about elements of the game, and the programmers learning something about how the music for their game was created.
    • Carter and John Dunbar talk about his new game Plasma Sky, along with discussing how this side effort fits in with his day job at Runic Games, known for Torchlight.

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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 178

    Sonic Bust!

    On This Episode:

  • Megan Fox of Glass Bottom Games discusses Jones on Fire, why she decided to switch the game from a free-to-play title with IAP to a game that will be paid without any IAP whatever, and why she feels this way. As well, she discusses why she doesn’t consider it to be necessarily a ‘higher standard’ to be paid with IAP, why she doesn’t see premium games on Android to be a lost cause, and the surprise about Jones on Fire‘s protagonist.
  • Brett Nolan politely listens to Carter rant about Sonic Dash and why he feels Sega is mis-managing the Sonic series.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Brett Nolan, AppAddict.net
  • Guest: Megan Fox, Glass Bottom Games
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    Released: 2013-02-21 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 177

    Pandas are not bears. Please stop emailing Taco Graveyard about it, they know.

    On This Episode:

  • Carter and Rob Rich discuss the big release of the past week, Real Racing 3, which they each reviewed on Android Rundown and 148Apps respectively.
  • Taco Graveyard’s Salvatore Gionfriddo talks about the work that went into Penumbear, and how the game’s many levels were created.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Rob Rich, 148Apps
  • Guest: Salvatore Gionfriddo, Taco Graveyard
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 176

    Exploding whales everywhere!

    On This Episode:

  • Sam Coster, voice of One Epic Knight, and his brother Seth talk about Towelfight 2: The Monocle of Destiny, and how it had its origins in a game jam title. They also go in to its weapon system, which eventually involves exploding whales. Seriously.
  • Kris Jones of Everplay Interactive talks about his studio’s Retro Revival series, and why the upcoming 1001 Attempts is perfect to play in-between games of Real Racing 3 this Thursday.
  • Episode Cast:
    Host: Carter Dotson
    Guest: Sam and Seth Coster, Butterscotch Shenanigans
    Guest: Kris Jones, Everplay Interactive

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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 175

    Tacocat!

    On This Episode:

  • Carter chats with Ken Wong, creator of Hackycat, about the origin of his game, and why gaming excels as an auteur medium.
  • Carter talks with East Side Games about their newest free-to-play title Dragon Up, why they think it fits their “indie freemium” ethos, and the analytics of dragon barf.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Ken Wong, independent developer
  • Guests: Jim Wagner and Josh Nilson, East Side Games
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 174

    Bumpin’ and Krashin’!

    On This Episode:

  • Carter discusses the precision skiing game Krashlander with Jeff Weber, how the title was inspired by older games he played that he wanted to iterate on, and how he’s reacted to the game’s surprise success.
  • Bret Hummel of Bumpin’ Uglies discusses his studio’s eponymous game, how they plan to tweak it in the coming weeks, and where the game went after its Kickstarter petered out.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Jeff Weber, Farseer Games
  • Guest: Bret Hummel, Bumpin’ Uglies
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    A nation built on mantas!

    On This Episode:

  • The creator of The DRM Death Ray Manta, Rob Fearon, talks about how the hyper-colorful twin-stick shooter came about, his philosophies on making games (and why they may contrast with his personal practices), how the iOS version came about suddenly, and what he hopes to do if everyone in the world buys the game.
  • The creators of PinYinPal talk about how they adapted the Scrabble-esque word game genre into a way to help people learn Mandarin Chinese.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Rob Fearon
  • Guests: Dr. Adeline Mah and Larry Mar, Chinesecharacteraday.com Foundation
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 172

    “Amiga forever!” shouted the man as he ripped off his shirt and ran nowhere in particular.

    On This Episode:

  • We discuss Syder Arcade with Studio Evil, along with how the Amiga generation influenced the game, and why it had such a lasting impact on those who were part of its scene.
  • Spokko discusses the work that went into Zombie Road Trip, why it took 15 months to make, and why the game may not be the optimal training method for warding off the zombie apocalypse when it comes.
  • Episode Cast:
    Host: Carter Dotson
    Guest: Marco Di Timoeteo, Studio Evil
    Guests: Michał Szymerski & Rafał Staszewski, Spokko

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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 171

    Running away from evil monkeys.

    On This Episode:

  • Carter and Blake Grundman discuss some hot topics of January, starting with the surprise release of Temple Run 2.
  • The topic shifts to the controversial NRA: Practice Range app, if its release is hypocritical in the wake of previous comments made by the organization about video games, and why its creator MEDL Mobile is not a purveyor of high-quality iOS apps.
  • The run ‘n gun title Gunslugs is discussed, along with its Joypad co-op functionality, and how it ties in to the new Joypad Game Console app for iPad.
  • Finally, Blake discusses the new Attack From Mars table for Pinball Arcade, and the interesting take on the flipper game that Momonga Pinball Adventures brings to the table.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Co-Host: Blake Grundman, 148Apps and The EvilCast Recap
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 170

    Oddly familiar…

    On This Episode:

  • The Blockheads creator David Frampton discusses how Minecraft inspired his title but how he tried to diverge from it, and the other titles that also influenced its development.
  • Tom Greenaway of Kumobius discusses Time Surfer, how the game’s time reversal mechanic took hold, and why future updates could introduce new ways to play with time in this familiar gameplay style.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: David Frampton, Majic Jungle Software
  • Guest: Tom Greenaway, Kumobius
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    The Portable Podcast: Episode 169

    You’re the best around, no one’s ever gonna keep you down!

    On This Episode:

  • It’s a yearly tradition! Various members of the iOS media come together and discuss the best releases of 2012, covering some of their honorable mentions before they discuss each of their top 3 games of 2012.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Brett Nolan, AppAddict.net and the Apple’n’Apps and AppAddict Weekly Podcast
  • Guest: Blake Grundman, 148Apps and EvilCast Recap
  • Guest: Rob Rich, 148Apps and Press Pause Radio
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 168

    Everyone wants a spouse with a good goblin voice.

    On This Episode:

    • Carter chats with Josh Presseisen of Crescent Moon Games to talk about Ravensword: Shadowlands, the studio’s new open-world RPG. Topics include the long development time of the game, just how big the world is, and the game’s voice acting, including a much better role for Josh’s wife as compared to the original. As well, we talk published title Last Knight, along with some of the titles that alternative label Forest Moon Games is publishing as well.

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    • Host: Carter Dotson
    • Guest: Josh Presseisen, Crescent Moon Games

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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 167

    Delicious pixels!

    On This Episode:

  • Carter chats about the origins of the retro-style platformer Mutant Mudds with Renegade Kid’s Jools Watsham, and he talks about how the game was initially conceived as a 3D platformer for the DS.
  • Carter talks about Unreal-powered 3D space shooter BlastPoints with Chris Murphy of Australia-based Pub Games, and how he and his team reacted when they saw another Unreal-powered 3D space shooter: Arc Squadron.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Jools Watsham, Renegade Kid
  • Guest: Chris Murphy, Pub Games
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    Released: 2012-11-08 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 165

    Gobble gobble. Wait, that was last week.

    On This Episode:

  • Carter has half of the team from ClutchPlay Games to talk about its debut title Little Chomp, the foibles and follies that associated the game’s release and general lack of coverage, the difficulties of getting coverage in the mobile gaming market, how the studio formed from the ashes of the team that created Touch Pets Dogs at ngmoco, and why the team decided to go with its own custom-built tools over an engine like Unity.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guests: Amy Dallas and John C. Worsley, ClutchPlay Games
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    Released: 2012-10-23 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 164

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  • Carter and Brett discuss Shadowgun: Deadzone‘s gameplay and its implementation of the free to play model, along with the shift of Punch Quest from free to paid, and how free-to-play is so hard to do properly for both developers and players. As well, new games Micro Miners and Dream of Pixels are discussed.
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  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Co-Host: Brett Nolan, AppAddict.net
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 163

    Turtles with cannons on their backs and flying machines. But not flying mechanized turtles. That would just be too much.

    On This Episode:

  • The folks from Slick Entertainment come on to discuss Shellrazer’s new Ice-Breaker update that just released, along with the unorthodox way that the project came about.
  • Red Ronin Entertainment discusses its new iPad title Amazing Flying Machines, its bold plans for the future of the game, and why more games are using Unity than the similarly-cross-platform UDK.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Slick Entertainment – Nick Waanders, Shane Neville, & Jesse Turner
  • Guest: Red Ronin Games – Owais Farooqui & Aaron Casillas
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 162

    A small apology!

    On This Episode:

  • Carter and Rob LeFebvre of 148Apps discuss the iPad mini, how it will impact the 7-8″ tablet market, and just who this device is truly meant for.
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  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Co-Host: Rob LeFebvre
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    The Portable Podcast, Episode 161

    Punch everything.

    On This Episode:

  • Kepa Auwae of Rocketcat Games and Paul Pridham of Madgarden discuss their collaborative effort, Punch Quest. This includes an over-the-top-yet-accurate description of a normal game session, the simple story of how the two developers started working together, and why gnomes keep appearing in Rocketcat Games. Also, other important discussions on whether hot peppers are meat, what rhyming followup should come next, and everyone speculates on the hotly-anticipated-and-maybe-not-real Big Runner 2 from Matt Rix.
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  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Kepa Auwae, Rocketcat Games
  • Guest: Paul Pridham, Madgarden
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    Released: 2009-04-16 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 160

    So jam-packed with content, it may just explode. We are not liable for damage if it does.

    On This Episode:

  • Jacob Krarup of East Side Games talks about Ruby Skies, how the studio has worked on improving it in its limited launch, why their titles don’t shy away from controversial topics, and how his own personal history as a developer differs from what he does now with East Side Games.
  • The team from Three Phase Interactive discusses Stunt Star: The Hollywood Years, how the game came together, the balance of work on the project, and the benefits of using Unity.
  • Members of 99Games talk about Nightclub Mayhem 2.0, and talk about how they stay involved in the iOS development scene despite being located in India, which is sparse with iOS developers.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Jacob Krarup, East Side Games
  • Guests: Paul Baker, Stephen Heller, and Drew Morrow, Three Phase Interactive
  • Guests: Anila Andrade and Shilpa Bhat, 99Games
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    Released: 2012-03-22 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 159

    Raindrops keep falling on my head…

    On This Episode:

  • The creators of Kumo Lumo talk about their App Store Editor’s Choice title, and how the development for this title was different than the contract work they’ve done previously.
  • One of the dvelopers of Mo’ Monsters talks about how games like Street Fighter were an influence on this monster-battling title.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Steve Stopps & Chris Theophilus-Bevis, Blitz Games Studios
  • Douglas Graves, Rumpus
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    Released: 2012-10-10 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 158

    Wonder Twin powers, activate!

    On This Episode:

  • Carter talks to Speed Kittens developers Christopher and Marcus Schwab about their experiences making their first iOS game, and the benefits and challenges that come from being twin brothers working on a game together.
  • One of the developers behind the Bop It toys and apps discusses the recent update to Bop It Smash, and what the future holds for toys and games with the rise of smartphones as gaming devices.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Christopher and Marcus Schwab, Grey May LLC
  • Guest: Gary Levenberg, KID Group LLC
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    Released: 2012-06-10 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 157

    Please excuse the popping sounds throughout the episode, the recording software was a very bad boy for mysterious reasons and has been sent to bed without his supper.

    On This Episode:

  • 148Apps Senior Writer Rob Rich finally reveals the question plaguing everyone’s mind: just why are people playing Rage of Bahamut, anyway?
  • Recent releases including God of Blades‘ fantasy world and the flawed energy system of A Space Shooter Blitz are discussed.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Co-Host: Rob Rich, 148Apps
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    Released: 2012-05-15 :: Category: Games

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    Released: 2011-11-24 :: Category: Games

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    Released: 2012-09-20 :: Category: Games

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    Released: 2012-09-27 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 156

    Thinner and lighter, and we’re not talking about the length of this podcast; it’s a long one.

    On This Episode:
    The iPhone 5 came out, and actual iPhone 5 owners, Blake Grundman and Brett Nolan, discuss with Carter Dotson how it impacts gaming and their thoughts on it, including if it is really worth it. As well, the cast discusses iOS 6′s Game Center Challenges, Blake’s pinball addiction, and the pros and cons of the new Lightning connector, and how it will impact other accessories and upcoming iOS devices.

    Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Blake Grundman, 148Apps/EvilCast Recap
  • Guest: Brett Nolan, AppAddict
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    Apps Mentioned in this Episode:

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    + Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
    Released: 2011-11-30 :: Category: Games

    The Portable Podcast, Episode 155

    Learning to count!

    On This Episode:

  • Carter sits in with Toy Studio’s Ryan Olsen to discuss the iPhone 5 announcement, the iPod touch 5th generation, and a couple of Toy Studio’s recent titles.
  • Episode Cast:

  • Host: Carter Dotson
  • Guest: Ryan Olsen, Toy Studio
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    Apps Mentioned in this Episode:

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    + Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
    Released: 2012-04-26 :: Category: Games

    $1.99
    + Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
    Released: 2012-08-23 :: Category: Games

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