All posts by Josh Boykin

Reaching Below the Surface: Depth (with Paralune Studio)

This week’s Intelligame Radio dives below the surface into the connections between our creations and the world we make them in. For this episode, we explore both the expanses of the ocean and the mind.

Stories That Connect: Narrative (with Xalavier Nelson Jr.)

Storytelling reaches beyond the words and characters we see in games: the mechanics and creators’ experiences shape our gameplay too. We explore these themes and more this week on Intelligame Radio.

Igniting Airwaves: Relaunch (with Jenny Windom)

Intelligame Radio returns to the digital airwaves! We relaunch with Jenny Windom, indie game critic and curator for IntelligameClub.

And here we are with a shiny, new podcast. :)

Okay, so you’ve already listened, right? You’d subscribed and got a notification right on your phone first thing in the morning and got hyped, right? 🙂

Our Contributors Share The Games that Impacted Them in 2019

Today, we focus on impactful games chosen in 2019 by contributors and moderators from the Intelligame community, both past and present.

Exploring When Rivers Were Trails with the IntelligameClub

Exploring the history of “allotment” through Native eyes, this month’s IntelligameClub choice is When Rivers Were Trails.

We need more spaces like Game Devs of Color Expo.

By centering on creators of color, events like Game Devs of Color Expo provide a needed breath of fresh air in the game space.

Intelligame Reads: Boss Fight Books’ Katamari Damacy

Diving head-long into the zany world of the Prince of all Cosmos, we’ll discuss the cult classic game with Boss Fight Books’ “Katamari Damacy.” Join us and author Laura E. Hall for Intelligame Book Club on August 12th, 2019.

Dealing with Mediocrity – Magic: The Gathering Edition

There’s no reason I should have expected to win my first Magic duels in over a decade. Still, losing at the War of the Spark pre-release taught me plenty about myself.

Intelligame Reads: What It’s Like to Write About Race and Games

For this month’s Intelligame Reads discussion we dive into Gita Jackson’s article about what it’s like writing about racial issues in gaming. Monday, April 4th, 2019 at 6p Pacific. More…