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Hutch: Fantastic Mistakes and How to Avoid Them


This lecture will present an honest and candid look back at the last 5 years of building a studio on a budget; looking at the successes and failures at Hutch. This session will discuss the cultural philosophy that has led Hutch to be named 23 in "Best Small Company to Work at". It will also cover the highs of having 160 million players and getting featured across the world, to the failures of investing heavily in poorly conceived designs. This is an opportunity to hear about Hutch's story of building its studio.

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  • GDC 2018
  • Andrew Watson
  • Hutch
  • free content
  • Production & Team Management
  • Production