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Session Name: Board Game Design Day: The State & Future of Board Game Design
Speaker(s): Rob Daviau, Geoffrey Engelstein, Paul Dean, Eric Lang
Company Name(s): Independent, Mind Bullet Games, Shut Up & Sit Down, Counterplay Games
Track / Format: Design

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To round off the inaugural Board Game Design Day, a number of the speakers and other invited guests will discuss the state of board game design. What design trends are coming to the forefront in 2017? What have the exciting or dynamic games of the last 12 months been? And what does the future hold for board game design and business models?

GDC 2017

Rob Daviau


Geoffrey Engelstein

Mind Bullet Games

Paul Dean

Shut Up & Sit Down

Eric Lang

Counterplay Games

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