About This Show
The 1099 is an interview-based podcast that highlights the best writers, YouTubers, developers, publishers, and people in video games (and sometimes media/sports). Host Josiah Renaudin, a former writer for GameSpot and IGN and current editor for developer Tangent Games, brings on guests from all over the industry to talk about what they do, current trends, and methods for breaking into games.
Big thanks to Simon Viklund for writing the wonderful theme music. You can check out his work at www.simonviklund.com. Also, thanks to the talented Aaron Sanfillippo for the logo design. Find him at www.ajscreative.com.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Episode 156: Joshua Queen on Sound Design, Retro Tracks, and How Music Gets into Games
6 days ago
On this week's episode, a composer, sound designer, half of The DROiDS, and new musician in the world of video games, Joshua Queen, joins host Josiah Renaudin to discuss the how, what, and why of game soundtracks. They tackle retro tracks, why music sticks with us decades later, competing with classic music in today's market, how to start working for developers both big and small, different tools that can help you get started, and why the gaming industry can be so welcoming to experienced composers from other industries.Read more »