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Session Name: Designing Guild Wars 2 Dynamic Events
Speaker(s): Eric Flannum, Colin Johanson
Company Name(s): ArenaNet, NCsoft - ArenaNet
Track / Format: Game Design

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Overview: In this in-depth presentation, Guild Wars 2 lead designer Eric Flannum and lead content designer Colin Johanson outline how the core content of games in the MMORPG genre has evolved over time. They will discuss the inspiration for and the implementation challenges of their Dynamic Events system, with the goal of creating an exciting, living, breathing online world that encourages social interaction between players.

GDC Europe 2010

Eric Flannum


Colin Johanson

NCsoft - ArenaNet

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Game Design