Digital Writes

Digital Writes

Latest Episodes

Episode Twenty-Five - 2017 Game Narratives with Jon Irwin
January 03, 2017

The terminally trill Jon Irwin stops by to talk about some of the narratives on display at The Game Awards and the PlayStation Experience. We discuss Death Stranding, Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series, The Last of Us: Part Two, and of...

Episode Twenty-four - This Is So Depressing
December 01, 2016

Josh stops by to talk about clinical depression and how it affects writing. The answer is: A LOT. However, there is hope, and it involves not obsessing over deadlines and word counts while still honing your craft. Black Mirror is briefly discussed...

Episode Twenty-three - Kyle Bosman
November 01, 2016

Kyle Bosman stops by to absolutely slay in this episode, as we discuss his career, GameTrailers, Easy Allies, stand-up comedy, improv comedy, the Nintendo Switch, and lots of other fun stuff! On a side note: Kyle is an incredibly nice, outgoing person...

Episode Twenty-Two - Josh Talks Final Draft 10 and Dark Souls
October 16, 2016

Josh stops by to talk about his verdict on Final Draft 10 as well as Dark Souls, American Horror Story, and the NX horror story he wrote. Then: Checking in with Chad as he completes his first six weeks of trying to break into the film/television industry.

Episode Twenty-one - One Year Anniversary episode
September 16, 2016

Father Time checks in to remind Josh that a year has passed since the first episode of Digital Writes, forcing your faithful host to feel a tad wistful. The wistfulness gives way to discussions of specializing in particular types of writing, Final...

Episode Twenty - Alone with You - new game by Benjamin Rivers
September 02, 2016

Benjamin Rivers stops by to chat about his new game, Alone with You: A Sci-Fi Romance Adventure.  Let's take a moment to appreciate how incredible these words become when placed in a sequence: "A Sci-Fi Romance Adventure."  We talk about a...

Episode Nineteen - William Brierly of Soda Drinker Pro fame
August 16, 2016

William Brierly stops by to talk about his bizarre and wonderful game, Soda Drinker Pro. It's a fun conversation that naturally devolves (or should I say "evolves"?) into arcade talk. Digital Writes is back on an every-other-week schedule, and I can't...

Episode Eighteen - E3 Narrativecast with Jon Irwin
June 17, 2016

Jon Irwin stops by to analyze the stories of some of E3's most interesting games! We talk about Death Stranding, ReCore, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and of course, We Happy Few. We also use the word "sausage" more than I anticipated and...

Episode Seventeen - Karla Zimonja of Gone Home fame
June 01, 2016

I talked about it in episode zero, and now it's a reality: this week's episode with Karla Zimonja! Gone Home is the best game of the 2010s...or is it 201X's? Either way, Gone Home is incredible and can be played and enjoyed by anyone. AND...the PS4...

Episode Sixteen - Neal Ronaghan of Nintendo World Report
May 16, 2016

Neal Ronaghan stops by to talk about a little bit of everything. The Nintendo World Report website, copywriting, the Green Bay Packers, and very creepy Halloween products. It's a good conversation with a good beat, and you can dance to it. Links to...