Inside Hypnotic Owl

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Hypnotic Hootout - Ep53 - It's Bolognese

AssCreed II, Tabletop Simulator, Dome Romantik, Pine, corona, fighting games, Wizard improvements, blocking

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep52 - What's Cooking?

Hootout anniversary, chicken soup, introducing the WizHarder Laboratory, anime, reevaluating entertainment

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep51 - Food Coma

Wizard updates, Ionic & Vue, The Beast Lived Underwater, Speed Racer, characters most in need of hugs

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep50 - Response Ability

Toxic roommates, fault and responsibility, Ted Lasso, Hearthstone Battlegrounds, AssCreed, Yakuza 0, Valheim

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep49 - LATEnstein Strikes Again

Crabman’s soapy life, CUII and copyright, AssCreed: Black Flag, Zack Snyder’s Justice League, Jordan PeteRed Skull

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep48 - Pleasure

AssCreed IV: Black Flag, Valheim, social mechanics, relaxation, dream company models, The Conquest of Bread

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep47 - Work

Meetings, transphobia, work and productivity, Valheim

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep46 - Capital

Hamburg Games Conference, Valheim, pitching boldly, dating sims, Raya and the Last Dragon, The Mandalorian, Gilson B. Pontes

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep45 - Déjà Vu

Telephone scammers, traveling while Black, NFT shenanigans, Queen’s Gambit, Enola Holmes, time loops in games and movies

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep44 - The End

Being over Valheim, lessons in game design, Loop Hero, I Care A Lot, the awfulness of WW84, Monster Hunter, The Wizard’s Early Access roadmap

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep43 - Success and How to Avoid It

More Valheim (of course), showing off Crabman’s house, The Wizard and game pricing, work, failure, pants

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep42 - We Have No Answers

Branding, bad connection, Hanau, violent men and mental illness, Valheim, more bad connection, free games on Epic

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep41 - Frozen: Homecoming

Hangovers, the cold, WandaVision (no spoilers), The Mandalorian (spoilers), soapies, Alto’s Adventure, Beyond: Two Souls

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep40 - The One Where We Talk About Games, For Once (Maybe)

Porn magazines, INVITE gaming, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Beyond: Two Souls, queerness in these trying times, Moonlighter

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep39 - Add Some Diction

Hair, exercise, Alexa, stock shenanigans, addictive game mechanics and addiction in general

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep38 - The Bois Who Lived

Surgery, Harry Potter, good and bad TV, Ash vs Evil Dead, struggling with family and old trauma

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep37 - Picking Potent Projects

Hack’n’slash games, project selection criteria, how we actually select them, Rat King creative writing questionnaire, Gender Jam result

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep36 - Gender Jam

Hackenstein’s crowning, Schitt’s Creek, Maleficent, nazi terrorism, bpb game jam, gender, utopias, Cloudpunk

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep35 - Hindsight (you know, 2020? haha)

New Years, hangovers, Hades, mediocre movies, goals for 2021, bpb jam, load shedding

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep34 - Mary Crimes

Surprisingly little Christmas, sweets, corona, presents, art, #blessings, gaming experiences, movies

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep33 - My Wiiiiiiife

Introducing our new addition, Crabman’s meet-cute, religion, struggling with Reddit, Wizard updates, DC movies and The Gentlemen

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep32 - Story Time: Representation and Getting Stuff Wrong

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Ailments, The Wizard’s choice of protagonist, problematic elements and ideas for addressing them (SPOILER talk from about 0h34m to 1h17m), representation in games, programming exercises

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep31 - Postpartum Apathy

The Wizard, streams, numbers, ideas, scams, color cycling, pet peeves in games

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep30 - The Wizard: WizHarder Edition

The Wizard’s now in Steam Early Access! We chat about the production, have a look at the trailer, the game, and of course most importantly, release the game together!

Hypnotic Hootout - Ep29 - Beta Prepare Yourself

FUSER and DJing, Watchmen and cops in media, The Wizard Beta, cartoons and other wholesome things to watch