Two game design heavyweights lend their voices to the show this week. Weekend Confirmed welcomes the legendary Ken Rolston, lead designer on Morrowind and Oblivion, who is currently working on Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. Big Huge Games' lead combat designer Joe Quadara also joins us. Together, they provide new insights from the creator's side in our ongoing discussions around Skyrim and storytelling within large-scale open world role playing games. Of course, the conversation naturally then turns to the approaches they took with Reckoning, and we get into some detail about the upcoming game. There's much more as well with news and your comments from last week's show before we wrap it all up with Finishing Moves.
Weekend Confirmed Ep. 95: 01/13/2012
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Round 1 00:00:00 to 00:29:13
Whatcha Been Playing Part 1 00:29:47 to 00:58:46
Whatcha Been Playing Part 2 00:59:44 to 01:28:13
Listener Feedback/Front Page News 01:29:17 to 02:00:27
Thanks to our special guests, legendary designer Ken Rolston and lead combat designer Joe Quadara (@bazooie).
For the latest on the game, watch the Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Facebook page.
Jeff Cannata can also be seen on The Totally Rad Show. They've gone daily so there's a new segment to watch every day of the week!
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