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Session Name: Three Years of Collaboration on Assassin's Creed III
Speaker(s): Marc-Alexis Cote, Alexander Hutchinson, Damien Kieken, Francois Pelland, Hugues Ricour
Company Name(s): Ubisoft Quebec, Ubisoft, Ubisoft, Ubisoft Montreal, Ubisoft Singapore
Track / Format: Production

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Overview: Building the Assassin's Creed experience requires the creativity of hundreds of people. Ubisoft has leveraged the power of its studio network in the hopes of improving the quality of its games, and to create new ideas and distribute risk. This session will feature a panel formed by the five studio leads of Assassin's Creed III. The panel will aim to brief the audience on the challenges of distributing the creation of the game, and on the different models that were tried over time. Each panelist will share his experience of working in such a way, as well as the advantages and hardships it can bring.

GDC 2013

Marc-Alexis Cote

Ubisoft Quebec

Alexander Hutchinson


Damien Kieken


Francois Pelland

Ubisoft Montreal

Hugues Ricour

Ubisoft Singapore

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