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Mr Benja's ADD Experience

My name is Mr Benja, and I come up with ideas about art, design, and development. This podcast is helping me do something productive with these ideas.

Tracks

"Creating Successful But Single" w/ Natalie Freeman (BenjaCon 2022) - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #48
Natalie Freeman of the "Successful But Single" Podcast joins us to talk about her adventure in starting up a creative venture during the pandemic. (Recorded 2022-08-05)Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonlineTWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenjaINSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenjaTWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitchesSUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1https://mrbenja.com
82:05 09/24/2022
"Wrestling for Your Life's Quest" w/ Patrick Hickey Jr (BenjaCon 2022) - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #47
Patrick Hickey Jr returns to the podcast. Do you have 50000 posts on Instagram? Probably not. Learn what it takes by listening to this one. -- If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Mr Benja via the website or social media. (Recorded 2022-08-04)Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonlineTWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenjaINSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenjaTWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitchesSUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1https://mrbenja.com
112:16 09/12/2022
"Art Vibes from San Diego and Beyond" w/ Paul Ecdao of Thumbprint Gallery (BenjaCon 2022) - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #46
Paul and Mr Benja started working together in the mid 2000s and have kept a professional and creative relationship going since then. --------If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Mr Benja via the website or social media. (Recorded 2022-08-04)--------Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonlineTWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenjaINSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenjaTWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitchesSUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1https://mrbenja.com
73:46 09/11/2022
"Being Creative About Your Health" w/ Dr Kya R Robottom (BenjaCon 2022) - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #45
Dr Kya R Robottom joins as Mr Benja's FIRST family member on the podcast. Learn from a healthcare professional what it means to be creative with your physical, mental, and spiritual health. -- If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Mr Benja via the website or social media. (Recorded 2022-08-02)Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonlineTWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenjaINSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenjaTWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitchesSUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1https://mrbenja.com
68:01 08/23/2022
"Committed to the Game" w/ Entrepreneur Omar Ortega aka Nasty-O (BenjaCon 2022) - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #44
Wrestling? Games? Comic Books? Why is there such a connection? We get into all of that along with commitment and being an entrepreneur.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Mr Benja via the website or social media.Recorded 2022-08-01.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonlineTWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenjaINSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenjaTWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitchesSUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1https://mrbenja.com
65:26 08/18/2022
"Adapting To The Winds Of Change" - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #43
I mentioned that I wasn’t doing art anymore and got some interesting responses. (I am still making art, just not painting at the moment.) This discussion is about adjusting the discussion to focus on what is happening with creativity right now. It’s a very necessary discussion.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Mr Benja via the website or social media. Recorded 2022-06-09. ——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.That really helps out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
28:26 07/06/2022
"7 Things Creators Get Wrong About Branding" - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #42
Creators tend to run away from the branding side of things, but that's usually because they have things wrong about what it means to brand themselves. Here are 7 things that creators wrong about branding.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Mr Benja via the website or social media. Recorded 2022-06-07. ——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.That really helps out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
33:42 06/08/2022
"8 Ways to Stay Sane on Social Media" - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #41
Having problems with social media? Well there are some things that you can do about it. My introverted self has come up with 8 Ways to Stay Sane on Social Media. Maybe they can help you out too.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Mr Benja via the website or social media. Recorded 2022-05-24. ——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.That really helps out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
20:32 06/05/2022
"Resolutions 2022 Throwback" - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #40
Remember resolutions? We're about halfway through 2022 and I KNOW by now you've forgotten about them. This should be a refresher.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media. Recorded 2022-01-06. ——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
48:06 05/30/2022
"It Is What It Is..." or Is It? - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #39
The statement "It Is What It Is" used to really bother me because of how most people use it. How do you use it? Acceptance? Tolerance? Coping? Giving up? Hakuna Matata? However it is, I’d like to hear what you think about it..Because you can interpret this for yourself in a way that will actually change your world..Share this with a friend.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media. Recorded 2022-05-19. ——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
20:01 05/22/2022
"To Manifest and To Release" w/ Dynise Espeleta - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #38
Dynise is a manifesting spirit that has gone from corporate real estate as a director of marketing and now finds herself as the CEO of Charming Wonders, where she works in travel and events. We met up when she was coordinating community art murals and now she's here telling her story.——————You can find Dynise online at:Website -- https://www.charmingwonders.com/reserveInstagram -- https://www.instagram.com/dynise/TikTok -- https://www.tiktok.com/@dyniseeHer Mind Playlist on Spotify -- https://spoti.fi/3DOIck5——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
62:53 02/22/2022
"Is Your Resolution Productive?" w/ Al Abut - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #37
Al is an Augmented Reality developer and designer. Now that 2021 has come to an end, we figured it was a good time to talk about resolutions and productivity. We get into some tips and tricks for being productive, some resources for you, and some discussion on those gurus that think they know shit? Does anyone know what they hell they're doing when it comes to success at anything? Does Gary Vee count?——————You can find Al online at:Website -- https://alabut.comInstagram -- https://www.instagram.com/alabut/Twitter -- https://twitter.com/alabut——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
134:46 12/31/2021
"The Game Developer's Game Developer" w/ Tony Barnes - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #36
From Electronic Arts to Rockstar Games to Lucasarts and beyond, Tony Barnes joins in to discuss game development ups and downs as well as how he's kept going after three decades of iconic work. To some, he is the game developer's game developer. Acting as game designer, director, producer, coder, artist, and musician, Tony has pretty much seen it all, and he's STILL going strong.——————You can find Tony online at:Retro Ninja Instagram -- https://www.instagram.com/retroninjagames/Website -- https://retroninja.comInstagram -- https://www.instagram.com/8bit.ninja/Twitter -- https://twitter.com/Twitchfactor——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
132:12 12/17/2021
"Keep The Bells Ringing" w/ Derek Bell - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #35
Navy vet, software analyst, FAMU alum, wellness advocate, public speaker, and Florida Man discusses what it's like to rise up in the Sunshine State and how one can create their own way forward. ——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
65:25 11/23/2021
"The Solution is DO IT" w/ Michael Krehan - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #34
Michael Krehan joins The ADD Experience! Tuesday at 9 I'll be talking with the programmer, film director, photographer, family man, and tough mudder. We worked together at Rockstar Games and have stayed friends ever since..Do it.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
119:29 11/10/2021
"Overcoming Your Fears w/ Horror and Art" w/ Leyla Havok - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #33
Horror, art, cute, goth, sexy, and driven all describe the creative known as Leyla Havok. She speaks on her fascination with horror, anime, art, and not stopping with her creative process. And why she started doing art events in Arizona, Las Vegas, and California all at once.——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
65:31 10/28/2021
"Epic Dune Discussion" w/ Donnie, Andy, and Al - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #32
DUNE! The name sparks such epic discussions that we had to have one of our own. Theater producer Andy Lowe, game developer Donnie Cornwell, and AR engineer Al Abut join Mr Benja for an epic discussion of the new Denis Villaneuve film, the books, and the philosophical/social meanings behind it all. This is our first 4-person discussion for the podcast. Let us know what you think.Timestamps:(2:18) Donnie’s Introduction(3:32) Al cracks out on the Dune books(6:50) Andy goes in knowing nothing of Dune(10:20) Benja’s re-connection with Dune(13:10) What does Dune mean to sci-fi?(15:03) The thinly veiled allegories that somehow work(19:50) Benja sees Dune on a small screen(22:07) Andy’s take on Dune’s visual storytelling(27:30) Al’s take on the visuals(30:50) Did Dune get enough of the books into the movie?(32:50) Andy talks about the hand in the box scene.(34:15) Al’s take on a possibly confusing space Karens(35:40) heroes journey supported by Donnie(39:09) Donnie points out something EVERYONE missed(41:39) Close fighting and melee combat(46:12) Fighting up close and killing someone for the first time(48:20) Al describes why Dune has stood the test of time(49:20) Benja liked the 1984 version better(55:50) Kama Sutra Jedi six is creepy(1:02:00) Andy’s take on the danger of heroes(1:03:23) More thinly-veiled allegories with the ‘Freman’(1:04:30) Why do they call it “spice” and what does it mean in Dune?(1:06:15) Donnie brings up the planted religions in Dune.(1:11:45) Subversion of the hero’s journey(1:13:37) Some of the religious/social commentary of Dune(1:23:25) What about the white savior troop?(1:40:00) Paul as a “hero” and using a different story structure(1:51:03) Closing thoughts(1:55:00) Just don’t ruin Thanksgiving dinner!——————About the Podcast:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
122:41 10/27/2021
"Creating What You've Never Created Before" w/ Todd Kruse - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #31
Creative technology moves forward. Artist and creative Todd Kruse just jumps in it. We talk NFTs, 3D Printing, Facebook, Clubhouse, and where the future could lead us. ——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
105:50 10/07/2021
"Into the Metaverse...Kind Of" w/ Al Abut - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #28
Futuristic Metaverse discussion with Augmented Reality developer and designer Al Abut. We get into the weeds about Dune, augmented and virtual realities, social media companies, going to school for technology, and why San Diego gets called lame for not making itself known as a birthplace for awesome art and design.——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
129:03 09/28/2021
"Game Devs w/ Secrets About The Future" w/ Donnie Cornwell - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #30
Donnie Cornwell is a game developer, family, man and interesting thinker. He talks on launching kids into today, how he decided to ditch art for game design, looking back at his experience at Rockstar Games. Facebook taking over the Internet. And a lot more that I haven't typed here.——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
102:12 09/21/2021
"Plot vs Character: The Arch Nemesis Face-Off" w/ Andy Lowe - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #29
Andy Lowe is Director of Productions at East / West Players, the nation's longest-running professional theatre of color in the country and the largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work. He is also Mr Benja's creative arch-nemesis. We argue about working through the the pandemic, plot vs character, The Hero's Journey, and much more.——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
145:18 09/08/2021
"What Ex-Rockstars Talk About" w/ Ryan Dormanesh - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #26
Ryan Dormanesh worked at Rockstar Games in QA on the classic Table Tennis project. He talks about what it was like getting into the industry via testing. Creating games with Unity and other tech. The future of gaming. NFTs are currently what he goes on about. Living a sensible life while in the games industry.——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause the algorithms be trippin.——————Links:FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches SUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 https://mrbenja.com
99:43 08/30/2021
"Video Game Networking In Epic Taverns" w/ Tomo Moriwaki, CCO of HyperKinetic Studios - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #27
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) of video game creators Hyperkinetic Studios talks about networking and creatively getting around the video game industry. It can be a strange place but can lead you to great things..Tomo Moriwaki's Links:Twitter - https://twitter.com/TomoMoriwakiLinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/tomo-moriwaki-2185721/Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/tomomoriwaki/HyperKinetic Studios - https://www.hyperkineticstudios.com/——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause these algorithms be trippin.——————Links:SUBSCRIBE on APPLE PODCASTS: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mr-benjas-a-d-d-experience/id1515645529 SUBSCRIBE on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/1WP6qVRgW8H6oYd64qvv6USUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches https://mrbenja.com
79:52 08/25/2021
"Becoming A Hot Nerd Girl" ft Hot Nerd Girl Tracy - BenjaCon 2021 - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #25
What's up Trekkies, Cosplayers, and Podcasters. Here we have a bonus addition for BenjaCon: Hot Nerd Girl Tracy. We get into what it's like being on the scene now and how the podcasting life is going. Also, how does one grow up and become a nerd girl? .This is one of several discussions that we had this year for BenjaCon. Check the playlist for all 11 of our guests. ——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause these algorithms be trippin.——————Links:SUBSCRIBE on APPLE PODCASTS: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mr-benjas-a-d-d-experience/id1515645529 SUBSCRIBE on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/1WP6qVRgW8H6oYd64qvv6USUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches https://mrbenja.com
63:58 08/01/2021
"Military Creative Discipline" w/ Illustrator and Artist Joshua Moreno - BenjaCon 2021 - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #17
Joshua is an artist with military experience that knows a thing or two about discipline and getting things done. We talk about freelancing, running your own DTG print operation, the creative path, and children giving us the drive to keep going. Somewhere along the way, Joshua shows us his hand built skate ramp and some of the art that he's created..This is one of several discussions that we had this year for BenjaCon. Check the playlist for all 11 of our guests. 
67:51 08/01/2021
"Writing The Minds Behind The Games" w/ author Patrick Hickey Jr - BenjaCon 2021 Mr Benjas ADD Experience #23
An excellent sit-down with author, writer, reviewer, teacher, voice actor, game enthusiast, journalist, and proud dad, Patrick Hickey Jr. We go over the pressures of development that we place on ourselves and how it can make us better creatives if we take control of the situation..This is one of several discussions that we had this year for BenjaCon. Check the playlist for all 11 of our guests. ——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause these algorithms be trippin.——————Links:SUBSCRIBE on APPLE PODCASTS: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mr-benjas-a-d-d-experience/id1515645529 SUBSCRIBE on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/1WP6qVRgW8H6oYd64qvv6USUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches https://mrbenja.com
111:36 07/30/2021
"All Creatives Need Marketing" w/ Eddie Phanichkul (BenjaCon 2021) - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #20
There's one major truth in the world of creativity: There is serious disconnect amongst creatives when it comes to understanding of the marketing/sales/branding side of things. In this discussion, we get down and dirty in the weeds of creative entrepreneurship with Eddie Phanichkul of LutemUSA Masks and Donveli Wellness.   This is one of several discussions that we had this year for BenjaCon. Check the playlist for all 11 of our guests. ——————Thanks for listening!Please leave a review if you haven’t done so already.They really help me out, cause these algorithms be trippin.——————SUBSCRIBE on APPLE PODCASTS: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mr-benjas-a-d-d-experience/id1515645529 SUBSCRIBE on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/1WP6qVRgW8H6oYd64qvv6USUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches https://mrbenja.com——————Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual + aural creative living in California while he contemplates life.If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact me at my website or on social media.
58:31 07/30/2021
"Full Sail Game Dev Ahoy!" w/ Technical Game Designer John Diaz - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #21
Technical Game Designer John Diaz jumps on to tell us about his story of going from East Coast schools to the game industry on the West Coast (and Texas). He gets real on game development challenges and making it creatively. And what is a “designer” anyway?.This is one of several discussions that we had this year for BenjaCon. Check the playlist for all 11 of our guests. ——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause these algorithms be trippin.——————Links:SUBSCRIBE on APPLE PODCASTS: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mr-benjas-a-d-d-experience/id1515645529 SUBSCRIBE on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/1WP6qVRgW8H6oYd64qvv6USUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches https://mrbenja.com
99:56 07/30/2021
"Fashionably Creative Ex-Game Devs" w/ Raphael Phillips, 3D Sculptor and Concept Artist - BenjaCon 2021 Mr Benja's ADD Experience #22
It's always a good discussion when Mr Benja and Raphael Phillips return to the stage to discuss art, design, and development. As essential teammates on Rockstar Games Presents: Table Tennis, they worked together to create one of the most groundbreaking games of the time. In this one, they get into LA streetwear fashion like The Hundreds, the difficulties in creating games, masters of their creative crafts, and more shenanigans. .This is one of several discussions that we had this year for BenjaCon. Check the playlist for all 11 of our guests. ——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause these algorithms be trippin.——————Links:SUBSCRIBE on APPLE PODCASTS: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mr-benjas-a-d-d-experience/id1515645529 SUBSCRIBE on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/1WP6qVRgW8H6oYd64qvv6USUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches https://mrbenja.com
94:15 07/29/2021
"Instigating A Fight On Show Vs Business" ft Theo Harvey, Businessman (BenjaCon 2021) - Mr Benja's ADD Experience #24
What is podcasting really about? Businessman, entrepreneur, and digital health advocate Theo Harvey talks about technology, podcasting, and building a business with creative in mind. He is also the founder of Show Vs Business along with Mr Benja. They've known each other for a while...like since college. .This is one of several discussions that we had this year for BenjaCon. Check the playlist for all 11 of our guests. ——————About:Thanks for listening! Mr Benja’s ADD Experience is a podcast discussing Art, Design, and Development and living the creative life to the best of your ability. Created by a former game programmer, game designer, and current visual  creative living in California while he contemplates life.——————If you’d like to work with on creating something, or if you have any questions, please be sure to contact Benja via the website or on social media.——————Please leave a comment and subscribe if you haven’t done so already.They really help out, cause these algorithms be trippin.——————Links:SUBSCRIBE on APPLE PODCASTS: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mr-benjas-a-d-d-experience/id1515645529 SUBSCRIBE on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/1WP6qVRgW8H6oYd64qvv6USUBSCRIBE on YOUTUBE: ☞ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmfCQsS2LiACglQZ2f97D_Q?sub_confirmation=1 FACEBOOK: ☞ http://www.facebook.com/mrbenjaonline TWITTER: ☞ http://www.twitter.com/mrbenja INSTAGRAM: ☞ http://www.instagram.com/mrbenja TWITCH: ☞ http://www.twitch.com/mrbenjatwitches https://mrbenja.com
85:03 07/28/2021