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Session Name Seven Silver Bullets in Production and Operation of Free-2-Play Browser Games
Speaker(s) Benedikt Grindel, Christopher Schmitz
Company Name(s) Ubisoft Blue Byte, Ubisoft Blue Byte
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Overview

Ubisoft Blue Byte started to develop and operate free-2-play browser games two years ago. After the successful launch and operation of The Settlers Online the company has now announced Silent Hunter Online and has several unannounced games in production. In this lecture, the speakers identify the key factors that really matter for these products to be successful. They present both the theoretical foundation and war stories about how Ubisoft Blue Byte started this new business and will share their current "silver bullets" on how to develop and operate their games successfully.

GDC Europe 2012

Benedikt Grindel

Ubisoft Blue Byte

Christopher Schmitz

Ubisoft Blue Byte

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