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  • Here's Johnny! - JohnnyJohnnyBS

    In this instalment of our Mod Author Interview series, we're talking to JohnnyJohnnyBS about his modding projects for Blade & Sorcery, including the exciting new multiplayer mod. 


    Thank you for joining us JohnnyJohnnyBS, why don't you start by telling us a little bit about yourself?

    Thank you for allowing me to join you, I'm very excited to be here and to answer your wonderful questions.

    Well, I'm not exactly the most interesting person. I'm 14 at...

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  • Monster Hunter: World - Major Update and Interview with Stracker

    Ever since the PC release of Monster Hunter: World in August of 2018, we have been amazed to see all the mods and utilities that have been created and released by the Monster Hunter community. This is especially true since the release of the Iceborne DLC in January of this year, when the number for peak current players on Steam surpassed 280,000 - and that spike in interest was of course also reflected in the amount of new mods being released!

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    Today, 12th March, Mo...

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  • Modder to Developer - muppetpuppet

    Today we have a special treat. We caught up with Tomas Sala, a.k.a. the esteemed Skyrim modder muppetpuppet, about his upcoming game release and his history in modding. For those unfamiliar with his work, muppetpuppet created one of the first "new world" mods for Skyrim back in 2012 - Moonpath to Elsweyr.


    Thank you for joining us for this interview Tomas (aka muppetpuppet). So, going back to the very start, when and how did you first get into gaming?

    I actually st...

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  • Project Spotlight: Daggerfall Unity

    Today we are talking to Interkarma, developer of Daggerfall Unity a Unity port of The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall that brings the classic RPG to a new engine substantially improving upon stability and playability. Curious to try it out? Follow the steps outlined here.

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    First and foremost: could you give us a bit of an introduction to who you are and how you got into modding / programming?
     
    I’m just a normal geeky guy. I was born in Australia and have...

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  • The Tale of Lucien - JosephRussell

    In this Mod Author interview, we’re chatting with JosephRussell (formerly Treacleman), the author of Skyrim’s most popular male follower mod in 2018 - Lucien. As a special bonus, Joseph has created a video version of this interview for you to enjoy!

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    Thank you for joining us today, Joseph.

    Thanks for having me, Picky, it’s an absolute pleasure.


    For those in the community who don’t know you, tell us about yourself. 

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  • Project Spotlight: Project Genesis World Overhaul

    Today we are talking to Atlasroar, Swishos, and GregAmazingNinja from the Project Genesis World Overhaul - a massive, all-encompassing overhaul mod for Kenshi - a squad-based RPG based in a desolate, post-apocalyptic world that infamously does not care about you.

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    BigBizkit: Could you guys give us a little bit of an introduction as to what your roles are on the project?

    Atlasroar: Of course! Hey all, I'm Atlas! I'm the community/server manager for the Gen...

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  • Ace of Space - Lo2k

    For this week's mod author interview, we're joined by Lo2k, who has been a member of our community since 2006 and is the author of over 50 different mods for No Man's Sky.

    Thank you for joining us Lo2k. To start off, can you tell us a little bit about yourself?

    Thanks for inviting me for this interview on Nexus Mods. Sure. I'm Laurent Rousseau, aka Lo2k. I'm French and I live close to Paris. I'm repairing multi-function printers for a living and it provides me with quite...

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  • A soup-erb interview - ElSopa

    Today we are talking to ElSopa - long-time member of the site, texture artist, and creator of "I can't believe it's not an ENB" as well as several SkyUI themes and widget designs.

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    BigBizkit: To start this off, why don’t you tell us a bit about yourself?

    ElSopa: Well, first of all, I want to thank you guys for giving me this space, as you have given other super talented authors!

    About myself, w...

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  • A Flashy Expansion - FlashShifter

    This week we're talking with FlashShifter, creator of Stardew Valley Expanded, a massive overhaul mod for the titular game.

    Thank you for joining us FlashShifter. To start off could you please tell us a little about yourself? 

    I’m glad to be here and grateful to have this opportunity for an interview! My name is Devin. I graduated from university a couple of years ago with a BA in accounting. Moved to Seattle with my girlfriend to seek out employment. I enjoy video g...

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  • Project Spotlight: iEquip

    Today we are talking to dunc001, MrNeverLost and Fudgyduff, the team behind iEquip - a very clever equipment management overhaul for Skyrim and Skyrim Special Edition.
     

     
    BigBizkit: To start this off, why don’t you tell us a bit about yourself and your modding journey thus far?

    Dunc001: Hi, my name is Dunc (short for Duncan), I am 46 years old, Scottish, a husband, father, company director, and I have absolutely no formal programming training! Other than...

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  • Prime time with PrimeSonic

    Today's guest in our Mod Author interview series is PrimeSonic - creator of a number of super useful feature mods for Subnautica and Subnautica: Below Zero.

    We'll start as we always do. For those who don't know you, can you tell us a bit about yourself?

    Hi there. I'm PrimeSonic and I've been using this name on the internet since the very early 2000s, back when "Web 2.0" was still in its infancy. I've been a modder on Nexus for just over a year now, although I joined long...

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  • A three dimensional interview - mathy79

    Today we are talking to mathy79 maker of Medieval Lanterns of Skyrim - which adds a lot of much-needed variety to the various holds in Skyrim - and other stunning visual improvement mods for Skyrim Special Edition.

    
    BigBizkit: To start this off, why don’t you tell us a bit about yourself?

    mathy79: Well, I am European, I’m in my 30s, and my everyday life includes math and science, some football on the weekends, and lately lots of 3D modelling.

    How ...

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  • Seconds from Silence - Abstract Era Entertainment

    Today we are talking to Abstract Era Entertainment and the team behind Seconds from Silence, an upcoming, moddable MMORPG due for release in 2020. Seconds from Silence will take you to a medieval fantasy world reminiscent of Skyrim and Witcher 3, paired with MMO mechanics, factions, race-relations, empire-building and managing, and more. As of today, the team is recruiting alpha testers, so if you are interested, feel free to read through the interview and apply to become a tester (see below). ...

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  • Carving adventures - Haem Projects

    In this mod author feature, we’re joined by Dimonoider and gkalian who together make up Haem Projects. The duo behind the incredibly popular Project AHO and the recently released mod Carved Brink.

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    Thank you both for taking the time to talk to us. Could you start by telling us a little about yourselves? 

    gkalian:  Hello and thanks for the invitation. My name is Alex, I am an engineer from Russia, who became interested in the Elder Sc...

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  • From Modder to Professional Level Designer - Interview and AMA

    Today we are talking to Dan Taylor, a professional level designer who has in the past worked for Eidos, Square Enix, Ubisoft, Rockstar (among others) on games such as Medal of Honor Heroes 2, Hitman: Sniper, or Shadow of the Tomb Raider. Dan - who started out as a modder for Morrowind, Skyrim, and Fallout New Vegas - has close to two decades of experience in the video game industry under his belt and his talk on Ten Principles for Good Level Design at the Game Developer's Conference 2013 is cu...

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  • The Patron of Patrols - Scrabbulor

    Today we are talking to Scrabbulor who is most famous for his patrolling mods of the extra immersive variety: Immersive Patrols and Immersive Patrols SE.


    BigBizkit: Thank you for taking the time to answer our questions. To start this off, why don’t you tell us a bit about yourself?

    Scrabbulor: Thanks for the opportunity! Name's Ameer Mohamed. I'm a 28-year-old poultry farmer, born and raised on the sister islands of Trinidad and Tobago.


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  • Towns and Cities - JK's Interview

    Today we are talking to jkrojmal, a long-time member of the site and avid modder. If you have ever wanted your towns and cities in Skyrim and Skyrim SE to be more than they are in the base game, then you might have run into one or several of jkrojmal's mods. His series known as JK's Skyrim is one of the most popular city overhaul compilations to date and will definitely add a lot of uniqueness and flavour to the various holds. 


    BigBizkit: You are most famous for your various ...

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  • Patcher of Dragons - Qwinn

    In this week’s feature, we’re talking to Qwinn, long time Nexus Mods user and creator of mods for Fallout New Vegas, Skyrim Special Edition and Dragon Age: Origins.
     
    Thank you for taking the time to speak with us. We’ll start as we always do, could you tell us about yourself to those who don’t know you?
     
    Thanks for having me! My real name is Paul Escalona, almost 50 years old and just married last month to my lovely, wonderful and always-supportive wife Jerri,...

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  • The Heir of Hair - Kalilies

    Today we are talking to Kalilies who - alongside Stealthic - is most famous for the Skyrim and Skyrim SE versions of KS Hairdos - a massively popular mod that adds a whopping 725 new hairstyles to the game.


    BigBizkit: Thank you, Kalilies, for agreeing to give us an interview. To those of you who may be unfamiliar with you or your work, why don’t you tell us a bit about yourself?
     
    Kalilies: Hi! I'm Kalilies and I live in the middle of Germany. I love making all ...

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  • Project Spotlight: Fallout 4: New Vegas

    This week we're talking to Metamoth (aka metalmouth7), the Project Manager for what is, perhaps, the most dedicated group of Fallout New Vegas fans out there. Fallout 4: New Vegas is a total conversion mod for Fallout 4, painstakingly recreating the game's assets and mechanics from the ground up. 

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    Thanks for taking the time to talk to us about your project, first off can you tell us a little about yourself and the key members of your mod team.

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