We appreciate games with great writing and are happy to have author Patrick Weekes on episode 75 of the Rated NA Podcast. Mr. Weekes will be joining us tomorrow from the wilds of Canada to discuss his brand new novel “The Palace Job”, which is available now on Amazon.com. If you have any questions for Mr. Weekes about Mass Effect, Bioware, writing, or The Palace Job, please ask here or send us a message on Twitter @NerdAppropriate.
Thanks so much for checking out Nerd Appropriate’s coverage of the 2013 BioWare Base at PAX East. As massive BioWare fans, we’re excited to be able to bring this to you. For 2.5 years we’ve been producing our podcast, Rated NA, and are coming up on our 100th episode in just a few days (time flies when you’re telling terrible jokes). We’ll be releasing a handful of panels all weekend ( eight in total ) so you can catch up on all the fun stuff you may have missed at this year’s PAX East. For a quick look, head to http://biowarebase.nerdappropriate.com/ or simply download them directly from iTunes or Feedburner.
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EP 1 – Mass Effect: Exploring the Universe
Mass Effect Senior Creative Director, Preston Watamaniuk, members of the Mass Effect team, and special guests talk in-depth about the Commander Shepard trilogy.
EP 2 – Dragon Age: Thedas Unlocked
Dragon Age Executive Producer, Mark Darrah and members of the Dragon Age team as well as special guests dive into the Dragon Age franchise.
EP 3 – Creating BioWare Comics & Apparel
Dragon Age Creative Director, Mike Laidlaw and guests from Dark Horse Comics and Treehouse Brand Stores discuss how partners bring you the coolest tie-ins to BioWare games.
EP 4 – Dragon Age: Thedas Unlocked
Dragon Age Creative Director, Mike Laidlaw, members of the Dragon Age team as well as special guests give an entertaining look into the vibrant world of Thedas.
EP 5 – Mass Effect: Exploring the Universe
Mass Effect Senior Creative Director, Preston Watamaniuk, members of the Mass Effect team, and special guest Raphael Sbarge, voice of Kaidan Alenko, provide behind-the-scenes insight into the trilogy.
EP 6 – Voice Acting: Tips Tricks & How to Get Started
Join special guest Raphael Sbarge, voice of Mass Effect’s Kaidan Alenko and Knights of the Old Republic’s Carth Onasi, and the BioWare team to find out more about voice acting in video games.
EP 7 – BioWare: Behind the Scenes
Take a step behind the curtain as the BioWare team talks about what it’s like working at the Edmonton and Montreal studios.
EP 8 – Getting a Job at BioWare
Listen to this episode to hear how BioWare hiring managers, including a couple members of the HR team, recruit talented folks to join the BioWare family.