VG247 podcast #2 – Develop wrap-up and Rare on Avatars

By Patrick Garratt, Friday, 17 July 2009 08:20 GMT


Develop’s been and gone – find out what we thought of the UK show in the second episode of our podcast after the break.

There’s also an interview with Rare’s head of animation, Louise Ridgeway, in there, where she talks about Rare’s work on 360’s Avatar system. It’s good stuff, so take a listen.

  • 0.00-12.09 – Pat and Steph discuss this week’s Develop Conference in Brighton
  • 12.10-22.29 – Rare’s Louise Ridgeway on Avatars and how they’ve changed Xbox 360

More next week.


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Louise Ridgeway

  • Rare - Avatars have "changed the face of the Xbox"

    Rare animation head Louise Ridgeway told VG247 at Develop this week that the developer’s work on 360’s Avatar system had altered consumers perception of the machine as something for “hardcore gamers”. “I really think that we’ve kind of changed the face of the Xbox,” she said. “It’s gone from something that was always perceived as […]