We talk with film, television and voice-over actor Cas Anvar. Cas has over 70 major film & TV credits, including this year’s indie darling “Room”. Gamers may recognize him as the voice of Altair from Assassin’s Creed: Revelations. Cas plays the role of pilot Alex Kamal is SyFy’s massively popular series The Expanse, based on the best-selling science fiction novel series by James S.A. Corey.
In this podcast, we talk with PixelPop founders Carol Mertz and Jeremy Johnson. PixelPop Festival celebrates gaming and gamer culture, and explores careers and hobbies in game development. This includes traditional video games, mobile gaming, and also tabletop gaming.
Author Daniel H. Wilson is co-editor of the upcoming video game inspired short story anthology, “Press Start to Play”, available in stores August 18th. Daniel’s career spans books, television, and comics, and includes a PhD in Robotics. He’s the New York Times bestselling author of Robopocalypse, which was optioned by DreamWorks and is being adapted for film by Steven Spielberg.
Recorded live at GeekGirlCon 2014, our How to be a Nerd for a Living panel features Jaimie Cordero (CEO, Espionage Cosmetics); Susan Eisenberg (voice of Wonder Woman, Justice League Unlimited); Heidi Gaertner (technology director, Big Fish Games); Jina Heverley (VP/general manager of PC, Mac & Cloud at Big Fish Games); and Rebecca Hicks (creator of Little Vampires).
N4AL interviews Abbie Heppe of Respawn Entertainment, the independent gaming company that brought us TITANFALL. Abbie is Respawn’s Community Manager, as well as the voice of ‘Sarah’ in the Titanfall video game. Her gaming career started in 2006 as an editor at Tips & Tricks magazine. Later she was the Senior Games Content Producer for G4, the co-host of the Feedback podcast with Adam Sessler and a reviewer for X-Play.