[Destructoid's Director of Communications Hamza Aziz asked Jonathan Holmes to make a show called 'Sup, Holmes?' so that Destructoid could later sell a t-shirt that says 'Sup, Holmes?' on it. This is that show. Subscribe to the podcast feed and find more episodes here.]
This week on Sup, Holmes? we've got the Jon Mak and Shaw-Han Liem, developers of the PSN/PS Vita phenomenon Sound Shapes. Like Mike Bithell's Thomas Was Alone, Sound Shapes is a puzzle platformer that combines iconic, abstract visuals with an emotionally inspiring soundtrack to form a whole that is larger than the sum of its parts. Unlike Thomas Was Alone, Shound Shapes features music from Beck, Jim Gutherie, and Deadmau5, graphics from SuperBrothers, and more. It's more of a collaborative game jam compilation than a single experience, and you can add your own games to the project anytime you'd like, thanks to Sound Shapes' level editor/music creator.
We'll me asking Jon and Shaw-Han what it was like to collaborate with such big name game artists and musicians, about the origins of the Sound Shapes project, where it lies in the space between rhythm game and puzzle-platfomer, and a whole bunch more. Watch us live and join us in the chat, starting at 1pm PST/4pm EST
Heat He's best friends with Arioch!Fuzunga This thing finally arrived. Took forever!SayWord Sorry guys and gals, this demon pussy is bestest.ShadeOfLight Just sayin'.FakePlasticTree Best demon-girl, however, is obviously Shadow Labrys-cause shut up baby you know it!SeymourDuncan17 Also, Jonathan is best mainline SMT waifu. He can instill his Law within me anytime. Serethyn Anyone who doesn't like Pyro Jack?
Parismio Please all your demons are dumb. They're dumb demons. Behold the magnificence of OSE!SeymourDuncan17 Mother Harlot is another SMT favorite of mine. I've never used her, but look at that shit. A holy skeleton sipping a golden chalice and riding a red, seven-headed hyena!Torchman http://gonintendo.com/stories/251731-fire-emblem-0-a-look-at-two-genei-ibun-roku-fe-cards COME ON NINTENDO. BRING THIS OVER. I WILL BUY ALL THE CARDS. I WILL MAKE YOU MEET YOUR PROFIT GOALS.SayWord Saw this window painting at a local sushi restaurant, was to cute not to share! Shinta bigboss0110 I just went back to Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition and got to the part where you can switch to Trish, and holy fuck, she's amazing! I actually might like using her more than Vergil!gajknight My favourite SMT demon is Naoto.TheBlondeBass Happy to see Niero being hard at work with hotly anticipated new features like adding old man eyes everywhere.Mike Wallace MY FAVORITE SMT DEMON IS MISTER TORGUE BECAUSE CHINESE CARTOONS ARE FOR @%ING %&^$-BAGS! MOW-WOW MIDDLEY MIDDLEY MOW!
Torchman Pyro Jack is where it's at mofosTheBlondeBass If you don't like Jack Frost the best I feel nothing but contempt towards you.Batthink Regarding SMT favourites, mine is Succubus.
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Also for favorite personas, I am also a big fan of samael. Cool design.