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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Art Direction Bootcamp : 7 Habits of Highly Effective Art Directors
Speaker(s): Ben Thompson
Company Name(s): Blizzard Entertainment
Track / Format: Visual Arts

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This talk will provide 7 guiding principles that better define the role of the Art Director. These points will help both current Art Directors and those who work with them to define a set of best practices and foster the creativity needed to establish a game in it's early days. I will discuss how these points intentionally or un-intentionally guided my experiences as the AD on Hearthstone.

GDC 2015

Ben Thompson

Blizzard Entertainment

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Visual Arts

Visual Arts