Gaming Interviews


Technical Director John O’Neill talks Firefly Online

September 18, 2014 by Travis Donnell

‘Igniter of fun’ industry veteran John O’Neill worked with MicroProse, Trilogy Software, InstallShield Software, Vicious Cycle Software, Synopsis, and IBM before founding Spark Plug Games in 2008. Their published games…

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An interview with Daniel Vavra: GamerGate and the gaming industry

September 12, 2014 by Andrew Otton

I’d first like to personally thank Daniel Vavra for allowing TechRaptor this interview. For those of you that do not know, Daniel Vavra is a game designer and writer that has…

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An indie developer’s thoughts on the state of the gaming industry

September 8, 2014 by Andrew Otton

An indie developer, who has requested to remain anonymous (but whom has been verified) considering the recent string of harassment and attacks on the internet, has chosen to speak out about…

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Indy PopCon 2014 – An interview with Extra Life, a charity for gamers

August 14, 2014 by Rutledge Daugette

There’s no shortage of need for great charities in the world, especially ones that help kids. Extra Life, a worldwide charity that benefits Riley’s Childrens Hospital, has a local chapter…

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Indy PopCon 2014 – We talked Ray’s The Dead with Chris from Ragtag!

August 13, 2014 by Rutledge Daugette

Indy PopCon was chock full of people for us to talk to, and Chris from Ragtag Studio was no exception! Ragtag is developing Ray’s The Dead, a game that puts…

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Indy PopCon 2014 – Arcade gaming, both new and retro, with DreamAuthentics

June 25, 2014 by Rutledge Daugette

Indy PopCon had a lot of surprises in store for us, with a ton of companies and people that we didn’t know we’d have the absolute pleasure of speaking with!…

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Indy PopCon 2014 – We talk Astral Terra with Tethys Interactive!

June 19, 2014 by Rutledge Daugette

There was a great mix of tabletop and video game developers at Indy PopCon this year. We had the awesome opportunity to sit down with local game developer, Tethys Interactive…

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1 on 1 with Marvel Puzzle Quest Director Joe Fletcher

May 5, 2014 by Matthew Verniere

During our time time at C2E2, NerdyRaptor was fortunate enough to get some face time in with the developer of Marvel Puzzle Quest director Joe Fletcher. Those not familiar with “Marvel Puzzle…

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Mutant Football League fights its way back! We talk with Michael Mendheim about the game at C2E2 2014

April 29, 2014 by Rutledge Daugette

Mutant League Football, originally produced by EA, is a game that still inspires nostalgia across a few generations of gamers. Released in 1993 the game took a very different approach…


Interview with CD Projekt Red {EXCLUSIVE}

March 12, 2014 by Patrick Webb

The gaming industry has risen so drastically in popularity over the past decade that game studio developers need big budget publishing companies to help fund and advertise their games. EA…