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Session Name: Creating Location Based GPS Entertainment in a Kyoto Start-Up
Speaker(s): Akinori Nakamura, Tonooka Yasunori
Company Name(s): Ristumeikan University, supernova.INC
Track / Format: Smartphone and Tablet Games Summit

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Nakamura and Tonooka are developing location based puzzle games similar to Walk Rally or Stamp Rally from their Kyoto based startup. Their games use GPS and smart/feature phones as their core technology.� In this session, attendees will hear the trials and tribulations of launching a company and how to create a succesful location based GPS game.

GDC 2012

Akinori Nakamura

Ristumeikan University

Tonooka Yasunori


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Smartphone and Tablet Games Summit

Smartphone / Tablet Games