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Jock and Nerd 116: Destiny: Rise of Iron Game Director Christopher Barrett (07/21/16)

The Nerd catches up with another art school pal, Christopher Barrett, Game Director on Destiny: Rise of Iron. Anthony, Imran and Rugboy ask Chris about his journey from art school to Bungie, what it’s like working on huge hits like Halo and Destiny, his artistic influences and breaking into the
video game industry.

The gang gets geeky about Destiny, as Chris answers several questions from listeners, and offers some insight on the creation of the franchise. Be a part of the show!

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