December 15th, 2010

io9's Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Podcast Interviews Ron Gilbert

Episode 27 of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy features an interview with Ron Gilbert, the legendary game designer behind The Secret of Monkey Island and Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge. His latest game is DeathSpank, which combines the story and humor of Monkey Island with the action and RPG elements of Diablo. Topics covered include: Did Disney rip off Monkey Island to make Pirates of the Caribbean? Did Orson Scott Card really write the swordfighting insults in Monkey Island? Are video games art? Who killed adventure games? And more!

io9's geek's guide to the galaxy interviews ron gilbert