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#342 – Todd Howard: Skyrim, Elder Scrolls 6, Fallout, and Starfield

#342 – Todd Howard: Skyrim, Elder Scrolls 6, Fallout, and Starfield

Update: 2022-11-2911
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Todd Howard is a legendary video game designer at Bethesda Game Studios. He led the development of the Elder Scrolls series and the Fallout series, and an upcoming game Starfield. Please support this podcast by checking out our sponsors:

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OUTLINE:

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(00:00 ) – Introduction

(05:53 ) – Simulation

(07:49 ) – NPCs

(16:40 ) – Daggerfall and Arena

(24:53 ) – Bethesda

(33:18 ) – Video game graphics

(39:37 ) – The essence of a video game

(44:25 ) – Redguard

(49:25 ) – Creating open worlds

(57:04 ) – Superintelligent NPCs

(1:01:58 ) – Starfield

(1:21:40 ) – The Elder Scrolls 6

(1:41:01 ) – Fallout

(1:48:09 ) – Character creation

(1:53:11 ) – Quests & items

(2:06:57 ) – Xbox

(2:12:22 ) – Greatest game of all time

(2:22:38 ) – Day in the life

(2:30:32 ) – Advice for young people

(2:34:00 ) – Fallout TV show

(2:38:32 ) – Indiana Jones game

(2:44:44 ) – Meaning of life

Comments (2)

ID18724576

Todd is an idiot for buying madden every year

Jan 20th
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RedZedHead TV

5:26 I'm taking a vacation when ES6 drops

Dec 8th
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#342 – Todd Howard: Skyrim, Elder Scrolls 6, Fallout, and Starfield

#342 – Todd Howard: Skyrim, Elder Scrolls 6, Fallout, and Starfield

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