Episode 42: Obsidian Portal

May 9, 2011

This weeks Guests

Micah and Jerry - from Obsidian Portal! Micah is the designer of OP and Jerry is the new content director

Five Fabulous Questions

  • Micah and Jerry's favorite candy is Sour Patch Kids
  • Micah's favorite superhero was Batman. Jerry's was Rapheal from TMNT
  • Micah's handle would be Spiney and Jerry's handle would be Hot Sauce
  • Micah would cast Neil Patrick Harris and Jerry would cast Zach Galifianakis
  • Google Micah and find "Micah is a doucebag" - Google Jerry and find his blog!

Contest!

Obsidian Portal

  • Campaign management system built to get rich
  • How has it been developed
  • Doing it for the love of the game
  • Jerry on his new content director job and what he gets to do!
  • A community was starting to be build around OP
  • What goes into the blog and newsletter
  • Making the site easier for the GM
  • Use it so the game is still fun
  • Collaborative Editing
  • Providing incentive to the players
  • Developing new features on the site
  • How has OP changed their lives
  • Best stories from Obsidian Portal
  • What are the next steps for OP
  • API - Application Programming Interface

Micah's and Jerry's Corner

  • Jerry enjoys paintball
  • Bringing up his son to play D&D!
  • Micah likes creating joke websites

Rate It!

Jerry

  1. Gaming
  2. Dice
  3. Tacos
  4. Pandas
  5. Puppies

Micah

  1. Gaming
  2. Puppies
  3. Tacos
  4. Dice
  5. Pandas