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Join game maker Teddy Dief (Hyper Light Drifter) for a tour through Los Angeles’ vibrant video game scene. Episodes feature one-on-one conversations with developers, actors, writers, hosts—creators from all walks of life discussing their inspirations, lives, and processes.

Latest Episodes

Playscape: Los Angeles 10: Tyler J Hutchison

EIn final episode of the series, Teddy talks with comic artist and programmer Tyler J Hutchison, about art and code mindsets, choosing constraints, getting off the computer, and more. Teddy talks about burnout and protecting your time, and says a reluctant goodbye from his new home in Montreal.

92 MIN2016 JUN 13
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Playscape: Los Angeles 10: Tyler J Hutchison

Playscape: Los Angeles 9: Austin Wintory

EComposer Austin Wintory explains his outlook on success, craft, and endlessly challenging oneself to innovate, and responds to what it’s like to win a BAFTA Award for his work on Journey. Teddy takes a vacation and wonders what it takes to be able to “turn it off, and back on”.

95 MIN2016 MAY 20
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Playscape: Los Angeles 9: Austin Wintory

Playscape: Los Angeles 8: Rachel Sala

EMysterious co-creator of Frog Fractions, Rachel Sala apparates into the studio to talk to Teddy about keeping secrets, creating weird things, and what it’s really like to be a woman in the games industry. Teddy is leaving LA, and talks about what matters - what remains after the hype subsides from a big event.

74 MIN2016 MAY 6
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Playscape: Los Angeles 8: Rachel Sala

Playscape: Los Angeles 7: Patrick Miller

EGame designer and writer Patrick Miller drops wisdom on Teddy about fighting games, eSports, and weird career paths. Teddy tries to rest, now that Hyper Light Drifter support is slowing down, but what does rest mean??

73 MIN2016 MAY 1
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Playscape: Los Angeles 7: Patrick Miller

Playscape: Los Angeles 6: Zoë Quinn

ETeddy is joined by game maker, writer, and FMV connoisseur Zoe Quinn. Listen as they discuss comedy, failure, and of course, Neopets. Teddy muses about reviews - what they mean to a creator, what he expected them to feel like, and what they contribute to feelings of closure after releasing Hyper Light Drifter.

83 MIN2016 APR 19
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Playscape: Los Angeles 6: Zoë Quinn

Playscape: Los Angeles 5: Alx Preston

ETeddy speaks with the person he has spoken most to over the last couple years. Alx Preston, the creator of Hyper Light Drifter, sits down with his old pal to talk about fine art, running a company, and being forever unsatisfied. Teddy opens up about his career-long impatience and unrealistic goals, and how he likes it that way.

96 MIN2016 APR 8
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Playscape: Los Angeles 5: Alx Preston

Playscape: Los Angeles 4: Sarah Elmaleh

ETeddy mixes coffee and wine with guest Sarah Elmaleh, prolific voiceover artist in indie games and beyond, as they chat about the language of voice acting, physicality, and social lives. Teddy draws a questionable simile between releasing a game and witnessing a nuclear blast, and takes questions from Twitter.

81 MIN2016 APR 6
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Playscape: Los Angeles 4: Sarah Elmaleh

Playscape: Los Angeles 3: Vernon Shaw

EMaster of the Internet Vernon Shaw leaps out of the virtual world to talk about making people laugh, the psychology of internet culture, and what it means to work in and around YouTube. Teddy tries to process yesterday’s release of his team’s game. (Teddy rambles about next week, when he'll talk with the Hyper Light Drifter team members who live in LA - Alex Preston, Beau Blyth, Sean Ward, Cosimo Galluzzi)

81 MIN2016 APR 2
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Playscape: Los Angeles 3: Vernon Shaw

Playscape: Los Angeles 2: Brendon Chung

ETeddy gets serious with Brendon Chung (aka Blendo Games) about working solo, how he keeps a routine, and pushing to push out of his comfort zone. After a weekend of crunch work, Teddy attempts to summarize all of Los Angeles in five minutes.

70 MIN2016 MAR 28
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Playscape: Los Angeles 2: Brendon Chung

Playscape: Los Angeles 1: Ashly Burch

EA shining guest for a shiny first episode - Teddy talks with writer, director, and voice actor Ashly Burch about her path to acting, putting passion behind work, and social change through media. On the verge of releasing Hyper Light Drifter, Teddy describes what it’s like to hunger for an audience.

68 MIN2016 MAR 24
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Playscape: Los Angeles 1: Ashly Burch
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Latest Episodes

Playscape: Los Angeles 10: Tyler J Hutchison

EIn final episode of the series, Teddy talks with comic artist and programmer Tyler J Hutchison, about art and code mindsets, choosing constraints, getting off the computer, and more. Teddy talks about burnout and protecting your time, and says a reluctant goodbye from his new home in Montreal.

92 MIN2016 JUN 13
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 10: Tyler J Hutchison

Playscape: Los Angeles 9: Austin Wintory

EComposer Austin Wintory explains his outlook on success, craft, and endlessly challenging oneself to innovate, and responds to what it’s like to win a BAFTA Award for his work on Journey. Teddy takes a vacation and wonders what it takes to be able to “turn it off, and back on”.

95 MIN2016 MAY 20
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 9: Austin Wintory

Playscape: Los Angeles 8: Rachel Sala

EMysterious co-creator of Frog Fractions, Rachel Sala apparates into the studio to talk to Teddy about keeping secrets, creating weird things, and what it’s really like to be a woman in the games industry. Teddy is leaving LA, and talks about what matters - what remains after the hype subsides from a big event.

74 MIN2016 MAY 6
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 8: Rachel Sala

Playscape: Los Angeles 7: Patrick Miller

EGame designer and writer Patrick Miller drops wisdom on Teddy about fighting games, eSports, and weird career paths. Teddy tries to rest, now that Hyper Light Drifter support is slowing down, but what does rest mean??

73 MIN2016 MAY 1
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 7: Patrick Miller

Playscape: Los Angeles 6: Zoë Quinn

ETeddy is joined by game maker, writer, and FMV connoisseur Zoe Quinn. Listen as they discuss comedy, failure, and of course, Neopets. Teddy muses about reviews - what they mean to a creator, what he expected them to feel like, and what they contribute to feelings of closure after releasing Hyper Light Drifter.

83 MIN2016 APR 19
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 6: Zoë Quinn

Playscape: Los Angeles 5: Alx Preston

ETeddy speaks with the person he has spoken most to over the last couple years. Alx Preston, the creator of Hyper Light Drifter, sits down with his old pal to talk about fine art, running a company, and being forever unsatisfied. Teddy opens up about his career-long impatience and unrealistic goals, and how he likes it that way.

96 MIN2016 APR 8
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 5: Alx Preston

Playscape: Los Angeles 4: Sarah Elmaleh

ETeddy mixes coffee and wine with guest Sarah Elmaleh, prolific voiceover artist in indie games and beyond, as they chat about the language of voice acting, physicality, and social lives. Teddy draws a questionable simile between releasing a game and witnessing a nuclear blast, and takes questions from Twitter.

81 MIN2016 APR 6
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 4: Sarah Elmaleh

Playscape: Los Angeles 3: Vernon Shaw

EMaster of the Internet Vernon Shaw leaps out of the virtual world to talk about making people laugh, the psychology of internet culture, and what it means to work in and around YouTube. Teddy tries to process yesterday’s release of his team’s game. (Teddy rambles about next week, when he'll talk with the Hyper Light Drifter team members who live in LA - Alex Preston, Beau Blyth, Sean Ward, Cosimo Galluzzi)

81 MIN2016 APR 2
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 3: Vernon Shaw

Playscape: Los Angeles 2: Brendon Chung

ETeddy gets serious with Brendon Chung (aka Blendo Games) about working solo, how he keeps a routine, and pushing to push out of his comfort zone. After a weekend of crunch work, Teddy attempts to summarize all of Los Angeles in five minutes.

70 MIN2016 MAR 28
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 2: Brendon Chung

Playscape: Los Angeles 1: Ashly Burch

EA shining guest for a shiny first episode - Teddy talks with writer, director, and voice actor Ashly Burch about her path to acting, putting passion behind work, and social change through media. On the verge of releasing Hyper Light Drifter, Teddy describes what it’s like to hunger for an audience.

68 MIN2016 MAR 24
Comments
Playscape: Los Angeles 1: Ashly Burch
the END
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