Duke Nukem Forever: Developed to Death – Bad Ideas #40

http://traffic.libsyn.com/badideas/Bad_Ideas_DNF.mp3 Duke Nukem Forever, the sequel to the smash 90’s hit Duke Nukem 3d was in devlopment for 14 years, a record that still stands for the longest development time for a video game.This is the story of that development, a story of ambition and perfectionism and how they almost led to the game never…

Balloonfest ’86 – Bad Ideas #38

Bad Ideas Audio Podcast Feed: http://badideas.libsyn.com/rss Cleveland was sick of being made fun of, and taken for granted. Cleveland was going to show the world what they were made of. Cleveland was going to put on….BALOONFEST! Releasing 1.4 million balloons into the skies above the city was an ambitious plan, that required an impressive amount…

GTA Online INSANE AI Taxi Driver Challenge

Did you ever play that old game Crazy Taxi? Well GTA 5 let’s you experience what that game might have looked like from a passenger’s eyes. Calling a taxi in GTA is maybe one of the least useful things you can do, but man is it ever entertaining. We got the idea for the challenge…

Dirt Bikes vs Rhino Tank Deathmatch in GTA 5

This week’s GTA Online let’s play idea comes from Tony who wanted to make bikes fight against tanks with hand grenades, but ALSO wanted it to be bee themed. Thus was born, THE BEE TEAM. The asymmetrical nature of this game turned out to bee even more uneven than expected. The bikes are surprisingly not…