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.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 120: Tamoor Hussain on Video Game Violence, Tackling Sensitive Issues, and Games Criticism
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On this week's episode, UK Editor for GameSpot and a former freelancer, Tamoor Hussain, joins host Josiah Renaudin to discuss how to handle sensitive topics in video games. The two tackle the times and places for extreme violence, what should and shouldn't be shown at a press conference, how difficult it can be to ask direct, critical questions to a developer, how we can improve as an industry, and whether review scores even make sense for a game like Detriot: Become Human.
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