The creators of fan-favorite Penny Arcade (comic, expo, cultural force) earned the Ambassador Award at the 2010 Game Developer's Choice Awards. I asked these fine gentlemen for advice so that I too could win ... and I got Pokemon tips.

(Mild profanity in this one.)

This is one of a series of Kotaku video interviews with many of the award-winners and special honorees from the Game Developers Choice Awards. Check out the rest of our GDC Backstage clips, featuring the creators of some of the world's best video games.

Video shot by Adam Barenblat for Kotaku.