Future guests for 2016!

We’ve got some great guests lined up for you in the next month!

Our next episode on March 2nd features Josh Samuels of Arrival Game!

We’re next recording with the following awesome folks!

  • Simply Undrea (Variety Streamer)
  • Martin Sahlin (Unravel Game)
  • Elsa Henry (Game Dev, OrcaCon 2017 GoH)
  • Jamie Broadnax (Black Girl Nerds)
  • Mel Fleming (Bioware Localization)

We’re still looking for future guests! If you’re into aspects of game dev, streaming, diversity, intersectionality or games journalism send us a note about guesting on the show. Drop a note at freshoutoftokens@gmail.com or on Twitter at @OutOfTokensCast

ICMYI – We talked about Tevinter Family Values with @BioFanOfficial

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We chatted with BioFanOfficial about Bioware games, diversity ups and downs as well as Tevinter Family Values. Listen as Tanya breaks him with on the fly terrible fic ideas. 😛

Listen on Fresh Out of Tokens // Download the MP3

We’re part of the Geeked.fm network along with Geeks in Sneaks, Chromatic Life and More than Bits. We have tees, and other items in the #INeedDiverseGames spreadshirt shop. There’s a blog to compliment the show! Follow us at outoftokenscast.com If you have questions, compliments, hate mail feel free to drop a note at freshoutoftokens@gmail.com

Questions for BioFan:

@MamaNeeda: Hi bb! Did you ever imagine when you first started your channel that you would be where you are now? hugs

Luana ‏@pringtella

I HAVE A QUESTION! Do you like cheese? Have you heard of our mighty savior cheese wheel?

@Skyrimlover29

Um ok how are you so awesome?

Carolyn Velociraptor ‏@Arumi_kai

What’s your theory about the origin of the blight? Do you think Andruil brought it back from the void?

@Thain1982:

if you could see any Bioware franchise resurrected, which one would it be, and why?

Article discussed:

http://remeshed.com/2016/jacob-frye-gay-bisexual/

What we’re playing/reading:

BioFan: Fallout 4, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Viva Pinata

Tim: Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate, reading The Between (Tananarive Due)

Tanya: Fallout 4, Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen, Dragon Age Inquisition

Where to find our guest online:

Twitter: @BioFanOfficial

Tumblr: http://biofanblog.tumblr.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BioFanOfficial

YouTube

Where to find your hosts online:

Tanya D.@cypheroftyr // @INeedDivGms

Twitch: twitch.tv/cypheroftyr // twitch.tv/INeedDivGames

Patreon: patreon.com/INeedDivGms // patreon.com/cypheroftyr

Tim – @Thain1982

Music: soundcloud.com/thain1982

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ICYMI ~ Interview with a Fennec slayer, @AllanSchumacher

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We chatted with Bioware’s Allan Schumacher on what SDET actually means, diversity in the industry, what life is like on the QA side of the house and interacting with fans. We’re part of the Geeked.fm network along with Geeks in Sneaks, Chromatic Life and More than Bits. We have tees, and other items in the #INeedDiverseGames spreadshirt shop. We’re splitting the profits 50/50 with Chachibobinks.

Listen on Fresh Out of Tokens // Download the MP3

We’ve got a blog to compliment the show! Follow us at outoftokenscast.wordpress.com If you have questions, compliments, hate mail feel free to drop a note there as well.

Question for Allan:

Via @thain1982 on twitter: @AllanSchumacher What kind of professional environment does Bioware foster to remain so responsive to fan feedback?

Article:

Eight Tactics for Engaging with Players on Social Media – Gamasutra

What we’re playing/reading:

Allan: Shadowrun Hong Kong, Payday 2, Invisible Inc.

Tanya: Dragon Age Inquisition: Trespasser, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

David: Shadowrun: Hong Kong

Where to find our guest online

Twitter: @AllanSchumacher

Allan on YouTube

Allan on Twitch

Where to find your hosts online:

Tanya D.@cypheroftyr // @INeedDivGms

Twitch: twitch.tv/cypheroftyr // twitch.tv/INeedDivGames

Patreon: patreon.com/INeedDiverseGames

David L. Reeves – @RedConversation / twitch.tv/red_conversation / davidlreeves.com / patreon.com/redconversation

Music:

Musical accompaniment provided by MGC from the album Magical Girls Run the World.

The intro is from Magical Girls Can Trap.

The song at the end is Magical Girl Rap Attack by MGC.

You can listen to the show at freshoutoftokens.simplecast.fm, email us at freshoutoftokens@gmail.com and follow us on twitter at @OutOfTokensCast

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September is #Bioware month on Fresh Out of Tokens!

This month we’re lucky enough to have not one, but two guests from Bioware joining us behind the mic!

On September 9th, we’re recording with Allan Schumacher, SDET on #MassEffect:Andromeda. We’ll talk about gaming, diversity and things he’s seen changing in the industry in his time at Bioware.

Then on September 23rd, we’ll talk with David Gaider, who’s moved on from being Lead Writer on the Dragon series; specifically this IGN piece on making Dorian Pavus for Dragon Age Inquisition. We’ll also talk about diversity in gaming and other topics.

Really looking forward to both of them on the show.