The editors of Boing Boing talk about and interview the creators of comic books, science fiction, video games, board games, music, and movies.

Mark reviews the psychological thriller Tropic of Night by Michael Gruber, Why We Get Fat, by Gary Taubes, a comic book called All Nighter, and the Canon S95 digital camera.

Direct download: Gweek_011.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:00 AM

Rob and Mark interview Jonah Weiner, the author of "Where Do Dwarf-Eating Carp Come From?" an article in the New York Times Magazine about the game Dwarf Fortress.

Also in this episode:

1. Dwarf Fortress, Rob’s experience with the game.

2. The amazing crime comic book mini series Blue Estate.

3. Boing Boing switches from Movable Type to WordPress and hopefully gets a lot faster.

4. LEGO Mindstorms.

5. Dexter Industries'Sensors for LEGO Mindstorms

6. Six Days, by Philip Webb.

7. Interview with Jonah Weiner, author of Dwarf Fortress article in the NY Times Magazine.

8. 1000 True Fans, by Kevin Kelly.

9. Dungeons of Dredmor.

10. Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup.

Direct download: Gweek_010.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 9:27 PM

Rob and Mark interview Nate Simpson, creator of the comic book Nonplayer. We also discuss digital cameras, video editing software,  Spotify  music service, and Mark's visit to the Trivia Championships of North America.

Direct download: Gweek_009.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 6:25 PM