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Session Name: Lunch & Learn: Developer-led High Impact Game and Platform Experiments (Presented by GSN)
Speaker(s): Nick Hristov, Jesse Hull, Debarshi Kar, Travis Nelson
Company Name(s): GSN, GSN, GSN, GSN
Track / Format: Social and Online Games Summit

This session dissects key developer-led experiments that dramatically impacted revenue, virality and engagement on the Facebook Games App, a top 15 Facebook game portal with over 30 million users. Developers will discuss the challenges, results and lessons learned from game and platform experiments.  The experiments ranged from new game mechanics and features to deep technical optimizations for performance and reliability.  The speakers will inspire developers to test and iterate upon new ideas within their own games and detail the reporting and metrics needed for success.  

GDC 2012

Nick Hristov


Jesse Hull


Debarshi Kar


Travis Nelson


free content

Social and Online Games Summit