Episode 26: Patrick "PJ" Esteves

I Play, Therefore I Am

Nov 14 2023 • 1 hr 58 mins

Of Lightsabers, RPGs and Looking Through the Right Lens


Patrick "PJ" Esteves' long journey to Berlin took him from almost being a rockstar, over wanting to be a Jedi to asking himself how the hell he ended up in Villingen-Schwenningen. The CEO and Co-Founder of Fire and Forge Studios paints a vivid picture of his life in the games industry which is captivating and, most importantly, has a lot to do with the Roman Empire.


Where to find PJ: LinkedIn


Mentioned People: Raph Koster, Will Wright, Silver Saaremäel, Kaija Rudkiewicz


PJ's Recommendations: Raph Koster - A Theory of Fun for Game Design, Blake Snyder - Save the Cat, Rick Warren – Purpose Driven Life, 18 Wheels of Steel: Across America, X-COM, Minecraft Our website: https://medianet-games.international/


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