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By Jonathan Balofsky On 25 Apr, 2017 At 10:03 PM | Categorized As Featured, Interviews, Otaku Music, ROG News, ROG Tech | With 0 Comments

I recently had the chance to interview video game composer Stephen Cox.  His most recent work is the upcoming VR game Farpoint .We discussed his influences, and how composing for a VR game changes things. Please enjoy. …………………………………………………………………………………………   JB: What are your biggest influences in music? SC: They are all over the place. In […]

By Jonathan Balofsky On 19 Apr, 2017 At 07:26 PM | Categorized As Featured, Interviews, News, NINTENDO, Old School Otaku, ROG News | With 0 Comments

I recently took the time to talk with Shawn Long of Nintendo Enthusiast, aka Youtube’s RGT 85. RGT 85 is one of the best retro gaming channels on YouTube and we talked about the retro scene and how his channel came to be and works. Have a read below.   JB: How did you get into […]

  Recently I had the chance to have a discussion with Brian Diamond and Stephen Froeber of the Materia Collective, regarding their upcoming project ZODIAC: Final Fantasy Tactics Remixed. We talked about how the project came about and what was involved. Have a read below. ………………………………. JB: This is a very interesting project, how did it […]

Recently I had the chance to talk with Edward Di Geronimo of Saturnine Games and discuss the upcoming game Antipole DX. Take a look below JB: Antipole was originally a game on the DS, the Xbox and PC marketplace. What made you decide to remake the game? EG: I always loved the gameplay of the original, […]

By Jonathan Balofsky On 19 Jul, 2016 At 02:13 AM | Categorized As Editorials, Featured, Indie Spotlight, Interviews, News, NINTENDO, Previews, ROG News | With 0 Comments

I recently had the chance to talk with Ezekiel Rage, developer of Citidale: Gate of Souls, and discuss the upcoming indie game. Please have a look at our conversation   JB: Where/How did you get the idea to make your game Citadale – Gate of Souls? ER: It actually started as a Castlevania fangame. I […]

  I recently had the chance to speak with Austin Harper of ScrewAttack Games and Sam Beddoes of FreakZone Games. We discussed how some of their projects came to be, what the future holds and more. Please take a read below. JB: ScrewAttack is best known as a gaming website. What led to you guys […]

By Jonathan Balofsky On 18 Feb, 2016 At 02:32 AM | Categorized As Featured, Indie Spotlight, Interviews, ROG News | With 0 Comments

Welcome everyone to Indie Game Spotlight. Today we speak with Warren Smith, developer of Dark Flame. You can read the interview below. JB: Obviously your game takes a lot of inspiration from Castlevania symphony of the night. What else inspires your game and what is it that sets your game apart and gives it uniqueness? As well, […]

By Jonathan Balofsky On 4 Feb, 2016 At 01:25 AM | Categorized As Featured, Interviews, ROG News | With 0 Comments

1. You are well known now as an indie game advocate. How did you start down this path, that is, what led to your interest in the indie gaming scene? I needed a hobby, and my boyfriend and family said I should get into blogging. This was June, 2011, when the annual summer gaming release drought […]

By Jonathan Balofsky On 15 Dec, 2015 At 04:55 AM | Categorized As Featured, Interviews, ROG News | With 0 Comments

I had the chance to speak with Eric Kozlowsky recently and ask him a few questions about his time at Retro Studios. How did you come to work for Retro Studios? I was working as a Lead Environment Artist at Square Enix. Unfortunately the project I was working on was canceled and the entire team laid […]

By otakuman5000 On 13 Nov, 2014 At 10:37 PM | Categorized As Featured, Interviews, NINTENDO, Podcasts, ROG News, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments

Well, Hello there! This is Andre Tipton aka Otakuman5000. For those who don’t know, The Fatal Frame series redefined the Survival Horror genre of video games.