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Game Dev London Podcast

39 EpisodesProduced by Stuart De Ville - Director/FounderWebsite

Game Dev London Podcast aims to support the UK games industry with knowledge and stories from those at its core. We aim to help both those who are just starting out, as well as those looking to learn from the best and hone their skills.We also want to shine a spotlight on what's happening and what's… read more

39 Episodes | 2020 - 2021

GDLs Favourite Games Played In 2020 - #38 - Game Dev London Podcast

January 18th, 2021

57:38

In this episode, Jade and Ahmed look back on the games that left a mark of them in 2020 and what games they anticipate to play in 2021!

Visit Our Website - gamedev.london - for meet-ups, game jams, competitions and more!

Networking In Game Development 3 of 3 - #37 - Game Dev London Podcast

January 11th, 2021

25:24

In this third and final part of the Indie Biz Dev miniseries GDL hosts Stuart De Ville and Jay Shin discuss networking,

presenting yourself and the general importance of soft skills needed to grow and develop your …

So You Want To Be An Indie Dev? What Next? 2 of 3 - #36 Game Dev London

January 4th, 2021

24:50

In this second part of the Indie Biz Dev miniseries GDL hosts Stuart De Ville and Jay Shin discuss what to do when you're starting out, whether going …

Getting Into Game Development - Where To Start? 1 of 3- #35 Game Dev London

December 28th, 2020

33:03

In this, the first of the Game Dev - Biz Dev miniseries, GDL hosts Stuart De Ville and Jay Shin discuss paths into indie game dev, what might be right for you, and do you do it yourself (self-employed) or for someone …

How Does Voice Acting Work In Game Development - #34 Game Dev London

December 21st, 2020

53:42

Game Dev London host Chris Payne talks with voice actor Isi Adeola about voice acting and how it works in Game Development.

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How Much did they Make 2! - GameDev Game Show - #33 Game Dev London

December 14th, 2020

58:30

It's another episode of the GameDev Game show that asks 'How much did they make?'

We pit two industry experts against each other, armed only with only the sales pitch for each game they try to guess how much money they …

Emotional Game Design - #32 Game Dev London

December 7th, 2020

54:23

In this episode Game Dev London hosts Adam Boyne and Stuart De Ville start to take a look at emotional design and how it can filter through every. aspect of a games design process.

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How Much did they Make - GameDev Game Show - #31 Game Dev London

November 30th, 2020

58:40

The inaugural Episode of the GameDev Game show that asks 'How much did they make?'

We pit two industry experts against each other, armed only with only the sales pitch for each game they have to guess how much money …

The Importance Of Retro Games - #30 Game Dev London

November 23rd, 2020

37:45

In this episode Game Dev London Co-Founder and Host Stuart De Ville talks with industry legend Quang Nguyen of Asobi Tech,

about his career in the industry and the importance of retro games in todays industry, the …

Effective Programming for Tiny Games and Tiny Teams - #29 Game Dev London

November 16th, 2020

54:49

You may dream of working on big games with big studios, but what about tiny games and tiny teams?

In this episode Adam and Programmer and Shader Developer Hannah Rose of Bithell Games discuss the freedom of making a …

Preparing Students For The Games Industry - #28 Game Dev London

November 9th, 2020

41:33

In this episode GDL host Chris chats to Rich Hebblewhite of Wrexham Glyndwr University about teaching game development and running the Global Game Jam events.

Visit Our Website - gamedev.london - for meet-ups, game …

Creating Effective Monetisation In Games - #27 Game Dev London

November 2nd, 2020

35:36

In this episode GDL Host, Adam interviews Christian Facey of AudioMob about his journey from working with Google and Facebook to now building the next step in advertising in games. They discuss why non-intrusive ads are …

Changing Careers To Enter Game Dev - #26 Game Dev London

October 26th, 2020

40:41

In this episode Game Dev London Host Roz Tuplin talks with Ranjani Natarajan of Robot Teddy (And UKIE Board Member)

about her journey from newbie intern to Producer, industry decision-maker and mentor to the next …

Contacting Video Games Journalists - #25 - Game Dev London

October 19th, 2020

36:22

Game Dev London Host Quang Nguyen talks with Indie Games Journalist Jupiter Hadley about best practices for contacting games journalists, how to get into games journalism as a career, as well as game jams (Because …

What Is UI In Games? - #24 - Game Dev London

October 12th, 2020

48:15

This week, join our host Ahmed El-Badawi in conversation with Edd Coates, as they discuss how he got into UI and advice for those interested in the discipline.

Visit Our Website - gamedev.london - for meet-ups, game …

What Is Motion Capture Anyway? - #23 - Game Dev London

October 5th, 2020

53:45

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a motion capture actor?

What is motion capture anyway? 

This week, join our host Xoe in conversation with Neil Newbon, a mocap performer with over a decade of experience.

They talk …

Working Together: Best Practices for Cross-Discipline Development (EGX Digital Special) - #22 - Game Dev London

September 28th, 2020

37:42

In this extra special episode, GDL Hosts/Panellists Roz Tuplin, Jade Leamcharaskul, Stuart De Ville and Ahmed El-Badawi from Game Dev London discuss …

Developing Cross-Pollination Of Games, TV and Film - #21 - Game Dev London

September 21st, 2020

54:09

In this episode GDL host Chris interviews Co-Host Roz Tuplin about running B2B events in the age of COVID, (something she deals with in her work at …

The First Live Podcast - Special Guest Freya Holmer - #20 - Game Dev London

September 14th, 2020

1:08:28

In this episode GDL Host, Stuart De Ville talks with the infamous Freya Holmer, in our first live podcast from our Twitch Stream.

Freya Holmér is a …

The Difference Between Critical And Commercial Success - #19 - Game Dev London

September 7th, 2020

48:54

In this episode, Ben and Dan talk with GDL host, Chris Payne about the ten-year development of their latest platform/adventure hybrid, the technical complexity of adventures, the struggle for media recognition, the …

How Solo Indie Devs Can Market Their Games! - #18 - Game Dev London

August 31st, 2020

48:56

In this episode GDL Host, Ed Bennett talks with the infamous Chris Zukowski about how Solo Indie Devs can best market their games. 

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Do Indie Games Developers Need To Diversify Their Portfolios? - #17 - Game Dev London

August 24th, 2020

47:06

In this episode GDL host, Ahmed speaks with Chris Payne of Quantum Soup Studios (Also a GDL Host) about how he made a career in the games industry, problems he sees within the industry from new and emerging …

PR & Marketing Indie Games - #16 - Game Dev London

August 17th, 2020

32:29

In this episode GDL Host, Stuart De Ville talks all things marketing, PR, and self-promotion for indies and solo devs, with PR and Marketing …

Exhibiting at shows and boot-straping an indie studio - #15 - Game Dev London

August 10th, 2020

47:30

GDL host Chris Payne talks to Matt Hall and Chris Jeffrey of Made By Titans about their family-friendly couch co-op game Squishy Sports, exhibiting at shows, and bootstrapping a studio.

Visit gamedev.london For MeetUps, …

Pre-Production, Scoping projects & MVPs In Game Development - #14 - Game Dev London

August 3rd, 2020

1:03:24

In this episode, GDL Hosts,  Adam and Ahmed discuss the value of pre-production on a project. Without pre-production, projects are liable to lose …

GDL - What's The Loading Bar's Plans For The Future? - #13 - Game Dev London

July 27th, 2020

43:15

GDL's Roz Tuplin catches up with Jimmy Dance, co-owner and founder of Loading Bar and founds out how the games bars in London and Brighton have faced the coronavirus crisis, which saw all bars shut down at the end of …

GDL - Game Designing For Cultural Engineering ! - #12 - Game Dev London

July 20th, 2020

52:34

Ziz Simoens Interviews Phoenix Perry an artist and activist who often uses culture as a medium. She's interested in how organisational structures can …

GDL - How To Properly Play-test For Good Results ! - #11 - Game Dev London

July 17th, 2020

23:01

Have you ever play-tested your game? 

Do you think you can do all the testing you need?

Learn from Zigantic about the trials and tribulations related …

GDL - UE5 Special - The Future Of Game Dev - #10 - Game Dev London

July 14th, 2020

1:00:11

Preparing for Unreal Engine 5

With the breathtaking teaser footage of the Unreal Engine 5 being released onto the internet. Ed Bennett talks with Arty McLabin, from www.gameready.co.il about how game developers can …

GDL - Game Jams And Game Jam Mentality Feat. Chris Filip - #09 - Game Dev London

July 6th, 2020

1:10:47

In this episode GDL host, Adam Boyne talks with Chris Filip of the Tentacle Collective, and they discuss all things Game Jam!  Chris helps manage the …

GDL - How To Design Live Action Games - #08 - Game Dev London

June 29th, 2020

49:53

Chris Payne talks to Ian & Rachel Thomas about the design and execution of their live-action events, and what video games can learn from these intensely social experiences. Show Notes: Photos by Rachel Thomas, Laura …

GDL - Health And Wellbeing In Game dev - #07 - Game Dev London

June 28th, 2020

44:22

Host Roz Tuplin interviews Muse en Lystrala - A classical musician who founded Queenship Game Studio out of a Ludum Dare event and is tackling complex topics through games including anxiety, agoraphobia and depression.

GDL - How We Kickstarted Our Game - Follow The Feathers - #06 - Game Dev London

June 14th, 2020

33:08

In this episode GDL host Chris Payne talks to Follow the Feathers co-founder Sebastian Rangger about starting their company and kickstarting their …

GDL - How To Balance Work VS Game Dev ! - #05 - Game Dev London

June 7th, 2020

35:41

In this episode Adam interviews Gwe Limpalaer (@gwendle), developer of Unspottable, about balancing working a full-time job while making a game, …

GDL - How To Design Games For Public Spaces ! - #04 - Game Dev London

May 25th, 2020

49:34

In this weeks episode you meet Ziz (Elizabeth Simoens) who is one of GDL's hosts, she's interviewed by our GDL host Stuart De Ville, and to be honest, all forms of joy and madness ensue!  Ziz talks about how to design …

GDL - How To Run A Game Dev Community - #03 - Game Dev London

May 18th, 2020

26:48

Roz Tuplin interviews Jade Leamcharaskul, who was the organiser of the original GameDevLunch which has since transformed into GameDevLondon.  

She …

GDL - How To Get A Job In Games - #02 - Game Dev London

May 12th, 2020

31:20

In this episode, Adam interviews Dan Hawkins, a Recruitment Specialist at Aardvark Swift, to get his perspective on the game industry at this time. Find out more about setting yourself up to get a job in the industry, …

GDL Podcast - How to set up your own indie dev studio! - #01 - Game Dev London

May 5th, 2020

1:02:14

In this our first Game Dev London Podcast episode, you meet hosts Stuart De Ville and Adam Boyne, and they discuss starting your own indie dev studio …

Game Dev London Podcast Trailer

May 3rd, 2020

0:30

Welcome to the Game Dev London Podcast!

We aim to support the UK games industry with knowledge and stories from those at its core.

We want to help everyone interested in game development, from those who are just …

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