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From Zero to Time Magazine: App Success


Making an iPhone App is easy. Making a successful business from it takes more than technical know-how. This talk takes you through the journey of the geoDefense line of iPhone games, how they were designed, developed and promoted to take them from obscurity to the Time Magazines Best of Everything 2009 Award. You'll gain insight into the pivotal fundamentals you have to get right in order to have a shot at the top of the rankings and financial success. The terrain is changing fast, and here is where you'll learn what things to focus on and what things to ignore.

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  • GDC 2010
  • David Whatley
  • Critical Thought Games LLC
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  • iPhone Games Summit
  • Smartphone / Tablet Games