A broken boat.

Episode Six: Failure to Launch

Welcome to Side Quest Completed, the gamedev hobby podcast!

In this episode Calvin and Jaycie recount a dozen games between the two of them which they've never finished, their feelings on not finishing games, and intents to revisist past projects or to set them aside forever to focus on better …

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Episode Five: Willpower Doesn't Work

Welcome to Side Quest Completed, the gamedev hobby podcast!

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Topics

  • Work is going great for both of us
  • The book, Willpower Doesn't Work, is reviewed
  • Making pubic commitments to keep honest

Choice Quotes

  • "Frustrating is not the same as challenging"
  • "If you want to write, you've …
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Burnout Paradise Image Credit: Burnout Paradise, Playstation 4 / XBox One

Episode Two: Burnout

Welcome to Side Quest Completed, the gamedev hobby podcast!

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Topics

  • Recent project updates
  • Burnout over the years
  • Combatting burnout
  • The cycle of lack-of-energy and building habits back
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Journey Image Credit: Journey, Playstation 3

Episode One: The Journey Begins

Welcome to Side Quest Completed, the gamedev hobby podcast!

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Topics

  • Letting go of projects
  • Games that aren't puzzles but can be described as puzzles
  • Working a collection of games as a game
  • Time boxing drawings to get over artist's block
  • Prepping for a new job, balancing …
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