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Session Name: Iterating Design and Fighting Fires: Updating Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride
Speaker(s): Luke Muscat
Company Name(s): Halfbrick Studios
Track / Format: Smartphone and Tablet Games Summit

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In this Postmortem style talk, Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride creator Luke Muscat will cover the ever evolving process at Halfbrick Studio for updating and maintaining its popular iOS releases.
From Fruit Ninja's first minor update which accidentally crippled the game, to core updates that reach millions of players per week, this talk covers the lessons learned and strategies used to keep Halfbrick's games in check with ever growing player expectations.

GDC 2012

Luke Muscat

Halfbrick Studios

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Smartphone and Tablet Games Summit

Smartphone / Tablet Games