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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Failure Workshop
Speaker(s): Adriaan de Jongh, Michael Molinari, Tim Rogers
Company Name(s): Independent, Studio Bean, Action Button Entertainment
Track / Format: Independent Games Summit

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Overview: In this session Adriaan, Michael, and Tim will speak candidly about failure. Adriaan will discuss the difficult decision of having to close Game Oven. Michael will discuss his Twitch experiment Citystream, Tim will discuss his game 'VIDEOBALL' and the various "business accidents" as well as other "what went wrongs". They will share their perspectives on what happens when things do not proceed as planned and how to recover for something you may deem a "failure".

GDC 2017

Adriaan de Jongh


Michael Molinari

Studio Bean

Tim Rogers

Action Button Entertainment

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