Johnnemann Nordhagen joins us to talk about Where The Water Tastes Like Wine and its intersection with Folk culture, the Great Depression, Kentucky Route Zero, Labor in games, Indiepocalypse, the commercial realities of narrative games, A historical look at Gone Home, and the changing media landscape.

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Big Rock Candy Mountain” song by Harry Mac McClintock

Blowing Down That Old Dusty Road” song by Woody Guthrie 

“Mules and Men” Book by Zora Neale Hurston

Rock Paper Shotgun’s interview with Steve Gaynor about Warren Spector’s One City Block RPG


Johnnemann’s twitter

Where The Water Tastes Like Wine

Emily Rose is an indie developer who writes for and resides in the pacific northwest. She’s often seen in the local VR arcade and developer community participating in pushing the medium’s horizons. You can find her on twitter @caravanmalice