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Apr 5, 2024

We're joined by LocalThunk, solo creator of the hypnotic deckbuilder Balatro. We discuss flauting the fashion of a genre and going into development blind, the benefits of balacing by feel, and why Balatro shouldn't exist.

Show Notes:



Big two

Luck Be a Landlord

Slice & Dice

Slay the Spire

Risk of Rain 2