Episode 270 Let’s build a protagonist, a loopy one

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_270_Let_us_build_our_loopy_protagonist_.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic Creating our hero In this episode, Jeffery and Michael, start brainstorming the character Michael will use in our timeloop story. When we create a hero or any character, we need to consider them in the context of the story.  So listen to our let’s build a […]

1st Steps New Indie Single-Player RPG Video Game– Tuesday Tidbit for Episode 268

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/1st_Steps_New_Indie_Single-Player_RPG_Video_Game.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download The Tuesday Tidbit is where I talk about something I missed in the latest episode or funny moment that I had to cut when I was recording with Michael. They will premier in Facebook live videos typically Tuesday @ 1 PM unless My Baby says otherwise on our […]

Episode 269 Timeloop Fiction – The Anvil goes looping

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_269_The_Anvil_goes_looping.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic How we Timeloop Fiction So we are looking to run a story with a timeloop. So Michael and Jeffery talk a bit about what we would make good story elements when time keeps repeating. So join us as we start the timeloop. So we are looking […]

Episode 268 Brainstorming video game content

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_268_Brainstorming_video_game_content.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic Brainstorming extras content in a single player indie RPG video game So looking to start a new project in my world. Michael and I start brainstorming video game content, a wishlist, for a secondary battle and diplomacy system for a single-player JRPG style. This is all […]

Episode 267 Stop Worldbuilding, Jeff is not a worldbuilder

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_267_Jeff_is_no_longer_a_worldbuilder.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic Worldbuilder has lost its meaning. Maybe I should stop looking through worldbuilding sites online. I see so many people get stuck on worldbuilding. More to the point, I see people who call themselves worldbuilders get stuck on what it means to make your world realistic. I […]

Episode 266 Finding inspiration for new properties in our nostalgia

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_266_Finding_inspiration_for_new_properties_in_our_nostalgia.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic We talk about old video games and the features that we love So in my recent illness, he downloaded and played Lord of the Rings Online played for the first time since 2012.  The game is old and not perfect, however, I had so much fun my wife […]

Episode 265 I AM THE LAW

Today’s Topic We look at the world of Judge Dread If you are looking for a dystopian post-apocalypse world for inspiration. Go no farther than earth. No not Hunger Games or the Fallout universe. Join Michael and Jeff as the look at the earth of Judge Dredd. Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunes For complete […]

Episode 264 6 Tips to help you recapture your time

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_264_6_Tips_to_help_you_recapture_your_time.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic Here are simple hacks I use to get the most out of my time One of the major issues I hear from worldbuilders is that they do not know how to get the time.  However, often time they have no idea even how much time they […]

Dark, Darker, Superdarkestexpialidocious – Tuesday Tidbit for Episode 263

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Dark_Darker_Superdarkestexpialidocious__Tuesday_Tidbit_for_Episode_263.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download ************************************************************************************* This mini-episode is brought to us by my new free project How to world build Sign up and get instant access to a course that shows how simple worldbuilding can be by creating a simple city in under 30 minutes. Sign up now at www.HowToWorldBuild.com ************************************************************************************* This […]

Episode 263 Looking at Grimdark Fantasy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_263_Looking_at_Grimdark_Fantasy.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic If you are writing grimdark. The characters are not going to have a good day. If Horror had a child with Epic Fantasy and the child and the child has a really bad attitude it would be named Grimdark.  Join Michael and Jeffery as the look […]