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Thursday, September 7 • 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Designing around the edges

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Independent games need to offer unique, interesting experiences to find an audience, but doing so can make them inscrutable to potential players. Is there a way to design intentionally around this conundrum? Using his experience of Mini Metro's journey, Peter goes into one technique you can use to manage risk in small-scale game design.

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Peter Curry

Co-Founder / Engineer, Dinosaur Polo Club
Peter is a co-founder of Dinosaur Polo Club, the creators of the sublime subway simulator Mini Metro. Peter has worked in the New Zealand videogames industry since 2001, as a programmer, designer, and indie all-rounder. In 2016 he worked with Lucy Morris and Robert Curry to found... Read More →

Thursday September 7, 2017 1:15pm - 2:00pm NZST