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Tripping The Art Fantastic: A Beginner's Guide To The Brains Of These Here Artists


What does artistic inspiration look like? What does it feel like? What does it SMELL like? In this engaging panel, Ben Ruiz of Flashbang Studios will stage a discussion between prominent independent game artists about where their art comes from, starring Edmund McMillen (Super Meat Boy), Derek Yu (Aquaria), and David Hellman (Braid). Find out why they do what they do and see for yourself how each one of these figures influences the state of game art, from hand painted epics to short form experimental flash games.

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  • GDC 2010
  • David Hellman
  • The Hellman Studio LLC
  • Edmund Mcmillen
  • Independent
  • Ben Ruiz
  • Flashbang Studios
  • Derek Yu
  • Independent
  • free content
  • Independent Games Summit
  • Independent Games