Girl Genius and the Rats of Mechanicsburg
Guest: Stephen (Beeman), Phil, and Kaja
Location: Kirkland, WA — LIVE IN OUR STUDIO!!
Project: Girl Genius and the Rats of Mechanicsburg (active Kickstarter)
An iOS and Android game of physics and action in the steampunk world of Girl Genius®!
The Rats of Mechanicsburg is the first video game set in the world of the Hugo Award-winning webcomic Girl Genius. Help Krosp, Emperor of All Cats, battle an infestation of clockwork rodents. Use cunning tactics and mad science to rebuild Mechanicsburg, crush the ratbots and ultimately defeat the Maus King! Blending sidescroller action, physics puzzles, and the unique art and humor of Phil and Kaja Foglio, The Rats of Mechanicsburg is a fast and fun game for ages 9+.
Stephen Beeman is a 20-year veteran game programmer, with a career ranging from Wing Commander II to Marvel Superhero Squad Online. Phil and Kaja Foglio are the creators of the Girl Genius webcomic, winner of three consecutive Hugo awards.