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Session Name 'The Armello' Postmortem: A Journey of Spirit & Peril
Speaker(s) Trent Kusters
Company Name(s) League of Geeks
Track / Format Independent Games Summit
Overview League of Geeks co-founder and director, Trent Kusters, charts the four-plus years of Armello's unique development journey, demonstrating how LoG's future was secured before launch through a meticulous balancing of both passion and process. By performing multiple deep dives into the numerous successes and failures Armello experienced on the road to launch, Kusters will expound on LoG's unique profit share model, how they attracted world class talent, their strategies for Kickstarter and Early Access, proven marketing methods, success securing vital partnerships, and how sustainable, successful independent development is completely achievable, even for broke nobodies from Australia.

GDC 2016

Trent Kusters

League of Geeks

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Independent Games Summit

Independent Games

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