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Our tribute to the 104th anniversary of the sinking. We begin by prompting our listeners to begin playing our Real-Time sinking animation video (shown below), and then discuss events of the sinking in real-time as the animation plays.

Also: A short Q&A at the end.

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak

Duration: 3 hours 47 minutes

Unique Listeners: 1,468; Chat Posts: 4,479; Peak Listeners: 440

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The THG crew makes a special announcement for events happening in late August.

Some of the things we discuss include "Titanic Week," new updates to the website, the next demo, other planned releases, and answering a few listener questions.

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak

Duration: 1 hour 31 minutes

Unique & Peak Listeners: 239 & 136; Chat Posts: 1,920

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We shoot the breeze and chat about the project and Titanic in general.

Some of the things we discuss include Titanic: Adventure Out of Time, Titanic conspiracies, and answering a few listener questions.

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Unique & Peak Listeners: 139 & 76; Chat Posts: 1,141

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We talk about a few updates and the current status of the project, and look back on some past times and old videos while answering a few questions.

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak

Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes

Unique Listeners: 112; Chat Posts: 295

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APRIL 21ST, 2015 - Q&A WITH THE TEAM, AND PARKS STEPHENSON & BILL SAUDER

Our Questions and Answers podcast where we answered some of your questions as we concluded our IndieGoGo campaign. Tom, Matt, and Kyle answered questions about the game and Titanic along with guests and project consultants Parks Stephenson and Bill Sauder.

Questions and subjects addressed in this podcast include:

  • Designs on undersides of Grand Staircase stairs
  • Alternative game endings
  • Bill's experience as a consultant for Adventure Out of Time
  • Story-driven and real-time
  • Carpeting vs. tile on Titanic and Olympic
  • The question of carpet in the dining saloon
  • Confined spaces and third person cameras
  • Potential game ratings
  • Smoke Room painting
  • Type of tile in the Grand Staircases
  • Bill and Parks' reflections on first hearing about the wreck discovery
  • Final game file size
  • Inclusion of historical characters
  • Bill and Parks' thoughts on the project
  • The "sank in it up to your knees" quote and witness testimonies as evidence
  • The inner workings of the 4th funnel
  • Bill and Parks' reflections on their experiences with the wreck and expeditions
  • Claims of man-made wreck damage
  • Dynamics of the in-game sinking
  • How the breakup will be rendered
  • Glass used in the Grand Staircase dome
  • How we make areas that are poorly-documented
  • Types of wood used in the interiors
  • Rugs in the Grand Staircase and set-dressing
  • Parks' and others' thoughts on disagreements and rifts among Titanic historians
  • How much time the wreck has left before collapsing
  • Bill and Parks' thoughts on what happened to the Grand Staircase in the sinking
  • Romantic plots in the game
  • Bill and Parks' thoughts on the Californian controversy
  • How the game will handle the effects of the cold
  • The use of decorative teak on Titanic
  • How the game will depict the collision
  • The 3-bladed center propeller
  • The number and variety of NPC models in the game
  • The game's portrayal of Phillips and Bride
  • Matt's and Kyle's thoughts on the hardest parts of the ship to model
  • Famous final words depicted in the game
  • Accents in the game
  • Ladies lavatory in 3rd Class forward
  • Curfews on board
  • How the interiors were lit late at night
  • Stickers
  • How lights would react to flooding
  • Grand Staircase model evolution
  • The team's reflections on the Lost in the Darkness days
  • How Tom, Matt, and Kyle became involved in T:LitD & T:H&G
  • Kyle's Virtual Sailor model and AWE's Titanic 3D
  • New Grand Staircase discoveries
  • Steve Hall's departure
  • Handling of the IGG perks
  • Demo system specs
  • Titanic vs. Olympic sizes
  • Reception Room furniture arrangement
  • Engine sounds
  • Current events of 1912 mentioned in-game
  • The team's thoughts on Lego Titanic and old games
  • Meeting the Guarantee Group and Thomas Andrews in-game
  • ...and more

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak, Bill Sauder, Parks Stephenson

Duration: 2 hours 9 minutes

Unique Listeners: 148; Chat Posts: 1,424

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APRIL 21ST, 2015 - CAMPAIGN CLOSING PODCAST

We have a chat leading up to and after the conclusion of our IndieGoGo campaign, talking about the project, reminiscing, and answering questions.

Also Mentioned: Our thoughts and memories of Adventure Out of Time, Game Sounds, and Events of the Campaign

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Kyle Hudak

Duration: 1 hour 14 minutes

Unique Listeners: 96; Chat Posts: 1,466

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APRIL 18TH, 2015 - INTERVIEW WITH HECTOR APONTE

We discuss the arrival of the Carpathia and Titanic's survivors in New York, and talk with Hector about Pier 54.

Also Mentioned: Campaign Updates and Final Podcast for the Campaign

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Kyle Hudak, Hector Aponte

Duration: 35 minutes

Unique Listeners: 40; Chat Posts: 145

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APRIL 14TH, 2015 - OUR 103RD ANNIVERSARY RECOLLECTIONS

Our tribute to the 103rd anniversary of the sinking. We discuss events of the sinking in real-time, and talk with special guests Parks Stephenson and Bill Sauder about various aspects of the sinking.

Also Mentioned: Cold Weather Mirage, Effects of Port List on Sinking, Gates/Barriers

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak, Bill Sauder, Parks Stephenson

Duration: 2 hours 53 minutes

Unique Listeners: 463; Chat Posts: 1,404

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POST-SINKING RECOLLECTIONS Q&A WITH PARKS STEPHENSON AND BILL SAUDER

A session of questions and answers we had after the main sinking podcast. In it, we and two of our consultants, Parks Stephenson and Bill Sauder, address questions from listeners about the sinking, the game, and other related subjects.

Also Mentioned: Weak Steel Theory, Head-On Collision, Parks' and Bill's Involvement with Honor and Glory

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak, Bill Sauder, Parks Stephenson

Duration: 42 minutes

Unique Listeners: 125; Chat Posts: 300

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April 14th, 2015 (Daytime) - Interview with Parks Stephenson

We discuss April 14th, 1912 with Parks Stephenson, one of our core consultants, who talked to us about his work in the Turkish Bath, Wireless Room, Scotland Road, and the Coal Fire.

Also Mentioned: Campaign Updates, Turkish Bath Patterns, Coal Bunker Fire

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Kyle Hudak, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Parks Stephenson

Duration: 53 minutes

Unique Listeners: 95; Chat Posts: 217

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INTERVIEW WITH BILL SAUDER

Our interviews with Bill Sauder from two of our April 11th and 12th podcasts, combined into one clip. In this, we talk with Bill about the project, his own experiences, and answer listener questions. You might remember Bill from various Titanic documentaries, including The Final Word with James Cameron.

Duration: 39 minutes

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April 13th, 2015 - Interview with Tad Fitch

We discuss April 12th, 1912 and had guest Tad Fitch, one of our consultants and author of "On a Sea of Glass", on the show for an interview about their involvement. We also answer some listener questions.

Also Mentioned: Campaign Updates, New Demo Update, "On a Sea of Glass" Book, Cabins and Colors

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Kyle Hudak, Matthew DeWinkeleer, Tad Fitch

Duration: 45 minutes

Unique Listeners: 89; Chat Posts: 373

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April 12th, 2015 - Interview with Dan Smith, Bill Sauder

We discuss April 12th, 1912 and have guests Dan Smith and Bill Sauder, two of our consultants, on the show for an interview about their involvement. We also answer some listener questions.

Also Mentioned: Campaign Updates, Southampton Update, British Titanic Society Convention, Artifact Recovery

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Kyle Hudak, Dan Smith, Bill Sauder

Duration: 45 minutes

Unique Listeners: 108; Chat Posts: 153

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April 11th, 2015 - Interview with Bill Sauder

We discuss April 11th, 1912 and have guest Bill Sauder, one of our core consultants, on the show for an interview about his work with us and others. We also answer some listener questions.

Also Mentioned: Campaign Updates, Mac Demo, PewDiePie Contact

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matt DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak, Bill Sauder

Duration: 49 minutes

Unique Listeners: 148; Chat Posts: 285

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103rd Anniversary of Departure from Southampton

Our first podcast of 2015. We discuss the events of April 10th, 1912, as well as Titanic's story until that point. Titanic's construction, time in Southampton, and arrival at Cherbourg, France. We also answer some listener questions.

Also Mentioned: Campaign Updates, Demo Feedback, Southampton in the Game, Cherbourg in the Game

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matt DeWinkeleer, Kyle Hudak

Duration: 1 hour 18 minutes

Unique Listeners: 182; Chat Posts: 294

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Our 102nd Anniversary Recollections

Our first podcast, and our tribute to the 102nd Anniversary of the sinking. We had great feedback, and over a hundred questions sent in during the broadcast.

Also Mentioned: Ed Kamuda's passing, Donations for character modeling

Hosts: Tom Lynskey, Matt DeWinkeleer, Steve Hall, Kyle Hudak

Duration: 3 hours 24 minutes

Unique Listeners: 322; Chat Posts: 1,996

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