Unlimited Hyperbole #1…

[audio https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/79952026/Unlimited%20Hyperbole%20S1%20-%20Episode%20One.mp3] [ download this episode ] Unlimited Hyperbole is a new, tiny podcast I’ve made. It’s about games and the stories we tell about them. I’ll be releasing a new episode every Monday, each with a special guest. I’ll be talking to them about a topic decided for a season of five episodes. This season: “My Favourite Game”. In this first episode Dan Pinchbeck, Creative Director of TheChineseRoom and designer on Dear Esther, talks about his favourite game: STALKER: Shadow of Chernobyl. Why did the game make Dan re-evaluate his PhD on narrative in computer games? How did the tortured development process create a…