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Nov 8, 2019

Frank Lantz (Drop7, Universal Paperclips) stops by to tell us about his new party game for smart speakers, Hey Robot. We discuss fun ways to engage with rigid AI - and the privacy issues inherent to doing so - before taking a wild detour into the taxonomy of paddle boats.

Things we discussed:

Frank Lantz

Hey Robot

Breakfast Spelunky

Shiren the Wanderer

ClemmyGames' Top 10 Best Underrated Roguelike/Roguelites

NYU Game Center

Pac Manhattan


Universal Paperclips

Everybody House Games



Lodden Thinks

Paddle Boats

The history of Tetris randomizers

Frank's How to play Cinco Paus