Feb 15 • 1HR 27M

Branching Factor #002: Awesome Per Second

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Tommy Thompson
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Tommy and Quang sit down to discuss the challenges of crowdfunding your own Game Boy games at a time when the perceived value of games continues to change.

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Over our first four episodes, we sit down with each of the four co-hosts of Branching Factor. In this episode it's Quang Nguyen: the owner of micro game studio AsobiTech.

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