How to make a game, with Auroch Digital
Dark Future: Blood Red States in now live

Dark Future: Blood Red States in now live

May 16, 2019

It's finally here Dark Future: Blood Red States is now live and available to buy!

So what better way to celebrate than to talk to the people who have been working on the game! You can find the previous episodes in the show notes, but in this episode, we speak with Ellie and Jack, Programmers on the game and Sam Chester, Lead Programmer and Aaron Ashbrooke, Lead Designer.

Show notes

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How to make Dark Future, the video game

How to make Dark Future, the video game

May 15, 2019

We are agonisingly close to the release of Dark Future: Blood Red States and so what better time to talk about the actual game?

We welcome Tomas Rawlings (Design Director) and Peter Willington (Producer) to the episode to talk about the development of the game from its humble origins to what it is today.

A must listen for all aspiring Game Devs

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The Dark Future… in cardboard!

The Dark Future… in cardboard!

May 9, 2019

In Episode 2 of Season 3 of the series, we are looking at our upcoming game Dark Future: Blood Red States, and in this episode, we look at the board game our game is based on.

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You can find a load of information about the game and Car Combat on the compendium article on Medium

The Road to Hell: A History of Car Combat

The Road to Hell: A History of Car Combat

May 1, 2019

We are back for Season 3 and in this series, we are looking at our upcoming game Dark Future: Blood Red States.

Show Notes

There are a whole raft of show notes for this one, so we created a compendium article on Medium

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The Clip Show Show

The Clip Show Show

April 10, 2019

In time-honoured podcast tradition, it's time for a clip show to look back on Season 1 and 2 of How to Make a Video Game with Auroch Digital.

We'll be back with Season 3 and a closer look at Dark Future: Blood Red States, which you can wishlist now.

Show notes

👍 If you want to catch up with the episodes featured in this episode you can find them all on our Podbean page.

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Deep Dive: Chainsaw Warrior

Deep Dive: Chainsaw Warrior

March 14, 2019

In the fourth episode of this season we take a deep dive into one of our earlier games, Chainsaw Warrior, and its follow up Chainsaw Warrior: Lords of the Night. We speak with Tomas Rawlings and Steve Martin about the original game, its creation and a connection between Freudian theories of the mind... genuinely! 

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You can pick up Chainsaw Warrior on Steam here, Lords of the Night here and the Total Darkness edition including both here.

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Global Games Jam Bristol 2019 - Pt 2

Global Games Jam Bristol 2019 - Pt 2

February 27, 2019

In the third episode of this season we go back to the Global Games Jam hosted at the Bristol VR Lab.

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You can find out more about our latest Kickstarter here 

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Mars Horizon: Blast Off! Special

Mars Horizon: Blast Off! Special

February 11, 2019

Back the Kickstarter today 👉 http://bit.ly/mhbo19

We are back for season 2 of 'How to make a video game, with Auroch Digital'

In the second episode of this season we talk about the Kickstarter campaign that is currently running.

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Global Games Jam Bristol 2019 - Pt 1

Global Games Jam Bristol 2019 - Pt 1

January 31, 2019

We are back for season 2 of 'How to make a video game, with Auroch Digital'

In the first episode of this season we taking the mics out to the Global Games Jam hosted at the Bristol VR Lab.

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A potted history of turn-based tactical strategy Pt 2

A potted history of turn-based tactical strategy Pt 2

December 30, 2018

How to make a video game with Auroch Digital - Episode 5

In our fifth episode hosts Matt Davies and Matt Walker continue talking to Tomas Rawlings, Design Director, on a potted history of turn-based tactical strategy games. In Part 2 we look at thing modern day of the genre, what we have done and where next!

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Show notes

Jagged Alliance Board Game - Have a look at the Kickstarter (and while you are there... you should follow our page too.. >HEAVY WINKING<)

Steam Sale - Grab yourself a bargain in the Steam sale!

GDC Talk on Art / Game Design - Watch now on YouTube

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