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Apr 23, 2021

Gloam Collective's Min-Taylor Bai-Woo and Damian Sommer join us to chat about their thrilling new turn-based fighter Bravery Network Online. We discuss the design of its Pokémon-inspired battles, the clever ways in which they replaced randomness, and making friends in the post-post-apocalypse.

Show notes:

Gloam Collective

Min-Taylor Bai-Woo

Damian Sommer

Bravery Network Online

Guillaume Singelin


Emily Carroll

Pokémon Showdown!


Good BNO example match w/ commentary

BNO first tournment playlist

Daigo Umehara

Star Wars: Destiny

Magic: The Gathering - Commander

Final Fantasy Tactics



Umurangi Generation