Filament Games Podcast Season Three

BY Kat Shanahan
We’re back! Welcome to season three of the Filament Games Podcast. We have exciting things in store for you including interviews with Matthew Farber, Greg Toppo, Aaron San Flippo, and administrators from the Sun Prairie Area School District. We’re also thrilled to bring back The Retro Review and our on-air Game Design Challenge! We hope you’ll stick around for the full season and subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, or SoundCloud. If you have any questions for us, or would like us to cover a game-related topic, drop us a line in the comment sections below. We hope you enjoy season three!

FGP3-1: Welcome to Season III
Welcome to Season III of the Filament Games Podcast! To kick off the season, we chatted with Game Art Team Lead Natasha Soglin about her work at Filament Games and her passion for an ARPG that includes horse-sized rideable wolfbears called Tokotas.

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FGP3-2: Education vs. Learning with Greg Toppo
This week we welcome USA Today K12 education writer Greg Toppo into the studio to discuss the differences between education and learning, along with his book - The Game Believes in You. We also dive into the stigma around games being "addictive" and try out some new Filament Games marketing slogans.

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FGP3-3: Indie Dev Insights from Aaron San Flippo
In our third episode of the season we sit down with Aaron San Flippo, co-founder of FlippFly, to discuss getting started as an Indie Dev and his advice for aspiring developers. Dan also shares which song he would like played at his funeral and provides us with a "bonus ramble round" on Mario Kart for the Nintendo Switch.

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