Today Genese talks with game developer Carol Mertz about the pros and cons of augmented reality games like Pokemon Go. Today's special guest is Josh Boykin, who joins Genese to talk about video game character diversity.
Josh Boykin is the founder of Intelligame.Us. As a gamer and journalist, Josh writes about video games and the culture that creates them.
He draws from his experiences in both life and gaming in order to provide unique takes on the industry.
He is a Senior Editor GotGame.com and an Associate Editor for Popzara.com.
Carol Mertz is an independent game designer, PR & Business Development at game studio Butterscotch Shenanigans, co-founder of the St. Louis Game Developer Co-op organization, and co-organizer of indie games convention PixelPop Festival.
Carol spends a substantial amount of her time encouraging and helping others to make games that they can be proud of.
Our special guest is Carol Mertz, a video game developer, enthusiast and mentor. She is a partner at indie game company Happy Badger Studio, co-founder of software development firm Rampant Interactive, co-founder of the St. Louis Game Developer Co-op, and co-organizer of indie games convention PixelPop Festival.
Her two favorite things to see are good games and happy people.
Scott joins Genese to view some of the humor videos dedicated to World of Warcraft gamers.
(Warning, some content includes NSFW language):
What is the best pet (Warcraft Hunter’s Union)- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WhvvNGeHHME
ROFLMAO song (Ohxhorn Movies)- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEWgs6YQR9A
Level 3 Raider –(Nixxiom) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyT4mNKC474
Top 10 idiots of WoW (Nixxiom)- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFwtbNPb6x8
10 Different Types of WoW PVPers –(Hellscream) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yAjzyPPGvAs
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Genese Davis is an author, speaker, columnist and media personality known for her expertise in the world of gaming.