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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: The Year in Free to Play Games
Speaker(s): Steve Meretzky, Dave Rohrl, Phil Larsen
Company Name(s): GSN Games, Mobile Game Doctor, Prettygreat
Track / Format: Free to Play Summit
Overview: This year, Dave Rohrl and Steve Meretzky are joined by Phil Larsen of Prettygreat in their annual rundown of new developments in the social/mobile free-to-play market. Join them as they continue their annual tradition of digging deep into the design trends and new games that move the free-to-play market. This session is always a great way to set the stage for the Free to Play Summit sessions that follow. This years deep dive will examine the use of celebrity licenses, the surges in idle games, new developments in social casino, and much more.

GDC 2016

Steve Meretzky

GSN Games

Dave Rohrl

Mobile Game Doctor

Phil Larsen


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Free to Play Summit

Social / Online Games