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Session Name What Do We Mean When We Say "Indiepocalypse"?
Speaker(s) Randy Smith, Rebekah Saltsman, Armin Ibrisagic, Jeff Vogel, Jordan Thomas
Company Name(s) Tiger Style, Finji, Coffee Stain Studios, Spiderweb Software, Question
Track / Format Independent Games Summit
Overview The Indiepocalypse. Is this a real thing? What does it mean? This panel of experienced developers have felt the pain of this market fluctuation, or have thrived despite it, and will share their budgets, revenue, schedules, historical performance, platforms, PR strategies, demographics and so forth, all the objective data needed to support their diverse answers to the important questions. What's going on in the indie games market these days? How should we contextualize it? What will happen next? How might you survive it?

GDC 2016

Randy Smith

Tiger Style

Rebekah Saltsman


Armin Ibrisagic

Coffee Stain Studios

Jeff Vogel

Spiderweb Software

Jordan Thomas


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