Podcast #20 – New Track and Field Interview with Toby Allen – HGZine Feature

HGZineIn an agreement with HGZine, I have been given permission to release certain audio interviews I have recorded for the online magazine right here on my personal website as podcasts.

In HGZine issue 10, I interviewed Toby Allen regarding the new Track and Field game for Nintendo DS.

Topics discussed include:

  • History behind Track and Field
  • Changes for the Nintendo DS
  • What events are included?
  • Why the Nintendo DS?
  • How long in development?
  • What challenges are involved when developing for portable systems?
  • A nice change developing for portable systems compared to the next generation consoles?
  • 3D characters?
  • Any assets from the original arcade game?
  • What characters are available?
  • Any quirky moments?
  • Multiplayer support

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James Woodcock

Freelance Journalist, Author, Blogger & Podcaster specialising in gaming and technology. Ever since he experienced the first controllable pixel movement on the television screen, he has been entranced by the possibilities and rewarding entertainment value generated from these metal and plastic boxes of delight. Writing hundreds of articles including commentary and reviews on various gaming platforms, while also interviewing well known industry figures for popular online publications.