Ep. 87: The Importance of Game Writing | ft. Alyssa Payne

80 minutes

In this week's podcast episode, we discuss the strange film 'Serenity' (no, not that Serenity), Nintendo confirming that there won't be a new upgrade this year, The Sims developer recruiting for a brand new IP, Atari trying to get back in the game with Hotels this time, and our big topic is all about the importance of game writing with our special guest, Alyssa Payne!


Time Stamps ⌛:

‘Serenity’ Review – 4:25

No Nintendo Switch Pro – 12:42

Maxis Has A New IP - 16:46

Atari Opens Up Six Hotels– 21:14

Alyssa Payne Interview – 26:32

The Importance of Game Writing - 44:26


Alyssa Payne Links:

Twitter: @SmittenWritten

Blog: www.alyssapaynewrites.me

Itchio: https://alyssa-payne.itch.io/


Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/voltz.supreme/

Galatic Cowboy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JZN9YUZt_E


Social Media:

Twitter: @GamingGroceries

Instagram: gamesandgroceries

Website: gamesandgroceries.com


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Microphones 🎤:

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Budget Microphones (used from ep. 4 to 74)🎤:

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Lighting 💡:

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Soundboard 📻:

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Headphone Monitor 🎧:

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Articles 📰:

No Nintendo Switch Pro:

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-01-31-nintendo-has-no-plans-for-new-switch-model-in-2020


Maxis Has A New IP:

https://www.gamesradar.com/sims-developer-maxis-is-recruiting-for-a-new-ip/?fbclid=IwAR12D7mROh0wNFXa2gaVgk-342rdmocM8C6k48JMnt8FTZ9CLa5B4CEeqqY


Atari Opens Up Six Hotels:

https://www.azfamily.com/news/new-atari-video-game-themed-hotel-coming-to-phoenix/article_d65fc42a-415d-11ea-9c57-f33d49f1a7bc.html

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