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Session Name Middleware vs Build Your Own - Debate!
Speaker(s) Alexander Bruce, John Edwards, Kellee Santiago
Company Name(s) Antichamber, thatgamecompany, LLC, thatgamecompany, LLC
Track / Format Independent Games Summit
Overview

In this talk, one of the most oft-asked question of independent game development will be discussed- should I build my own engine for my game, or use an existing middleware? John Edwards (thatgamecompany -Journey) will represent the opinion of building your own and Alexander Bruce (Demruth-Antichamber) represent the middleware-using perspective. Through prepared statements and a moderated debate, the audience will gain a deeper understand of the pros and cons of each. Come to learn, or have your existing preconceptions challenged!

GDC 2012

Alexander Bruce

Antichamber

John Edwards

thatgamecompany, LLC

Kellee Santiago

thatgamecompany, LLC

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