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Session Name: 9 Takeaways from 'Duelyst': From Tabletop to Digital Game
Speaker(s): Eric Lang, Keith Lee
Company Name(s): Counterplay Games, Counterplay Games
Track / Format: Design

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Overview: Ever wondered how a tabletop board game transforms into a competitive digital strategy game played by millions? As a case study, Eric Lang and Keith Lee of Counterplay Games look at the development of 'Duelyst', a collectible card game and turn-based strategy hybrid, initially a prototype board game that transformed into a competitive digital collectible tactics game with over 250,000 matches played daily. They'll not only delve into the critical challenges during the development process, but you'll walk away armed with 9 impactful learnings that could benefit the development of your competitive game.

GDC 2017

Eric Lang

Counterplay Games

Keith Lee

Counterplay Games

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