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Indie Insider Podcast #15 - Richard Bartle, Father of MMOs


On the fifteenth episode of Indie Insider, host Logan Schultz sits down with Richard Bartle, Co-Creator of M.U.D. and one of the fathers of MMORPGs. This pioneer of the video game industry shares his fascinating story, his thoughts on indie video games, his enjoyment of Westworld, and his advice for aspiring developers.

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