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Session Name: Board Game Design Day: 'KeyForge': Creating the World's First Unique Deck Game
Speaker(s): Brad Andres
Company Name(s): Fantasy Flight Games
Track / Format: Design

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Overview: 'KeyForge' is a new kind of game that takes the fun of a traditional trading card game and gives it a unique twist by making every deck in existence completely unique. But there are many new challenges and hurdles that come with figuring out how to actually make and print a procedurally generated card game! In this talk, Fantasy Flight Games lead developer Brad Andres will describe the major obstacles the team faced and overcame in bringing this game to life, and will outline the process by which 'KeyForge' decks are created.

GDC 2019

Brad Andres

Fantasy Flight Games

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