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Session Name: Merc Elite to Shards of War, Innovation in the Crowded MOBA Landscape
Speaker(s): Al Yang
Company Name(s): Bigpoint GmbH
Track / Format: Design

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Overview: A well designed game is much more than just taking good ideas and putting them together!

This presentation details the total transformation of Merc Elite to Shards of War and the key takeaways learned during development. Starting with a post-mortem evaluation of core design decisions, we detail how they were critical in defining a renewed vision during the redevelopment process.

GDC Europe 2015

Al Yang

Bigpoint GmbH

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