1: Omnigamer on Speedrunning as Research

What's beyond simply beating a video game? Henry is joined by Eric "Omnigamer" Koziel to chat about speedruning as an optimization problem (code golf), game knowledge as discovery, access as a result of technology, issues of game preservation/archival, coordination issues, obscure/popular games, versioning/patches, and more! (recorded in January, as of this publish he also has a new book out: Speedrun Science)

What's beyond simply beating a video game? Henry is joined by Eric "Omnigamer" Koziel to chat about speedruning as an optimization problem (code golf), game knowledge as discovery, access as a result of technology, issues of game preservation/archival, coordination issues, obscure/popular games, versioning/patches, and more! (recorded in January, as of this publish he also has a new book out: Speedrun Science)

Eric: https://twitter.com/TheOmnigamer
Henry: https://twitter.com/left_pad

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