You've been logged out of GDC Vault since the maximum users allowed for this account has been reached. To access Members Only content on GDC Vault, please log out of GDC Vault from the computer which last accessed this account.

Click here to find out about GDC Vault Membership options for more users.

Session Name: 'Reigns: Game of Thrones': A Song of Fire and License
Speaker(s): Nigel Lowrie, Francois Alliot, Jeff Peters
Company Name(s): Devolver Digital, Nerial, HBO
Track / Format: Business & Marketing
Overview: Licensed games have undergone a renaissance over the past few years, evolving from quick cash grabs to become some of the most interesting and talked about releases each year. While licensed games like 'Spider-Man' and 'Star Wars' grab most headlines, this panel will explore the possibilities that smaller studios and indie developers might have in licensed games. Using the development and production of 'Reigns: Game of Thrones' as a case study, the panel will explore the perspectives from the developer Nerial, the publisher Devolver Digital and the licensor HBO.

GDC 2019

Nigel Lowrie

Devolver Digital

Francois Alliot


Jeff Peters


free content

Business & Marketing

Business & Marketing