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Session Name: Successfully Managing Fraud Within Turbine's Massively Multiplayer Worlds
Speaker(s): Alexander Engel
Company Name(s): Turbine Inc.
Track / Format: Production

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Overview: This session looks at the causes of fraud and Real Money Transactions within Turbines Massively Multiplayer game, The Lord of the Rings Online. It reviews the methods Turbine has found most successful in combating fraud while maintaining a growing population of online players. A special focus is on how anti-fraud techniques drive down overhead and reduce churn within online game companies. Attendees can expect an analysis of Turbines results within The Lord of the Rings Online, and how anti-fraud techniques reduced fraud to low levels over the last three years.

GDC 2010

Alexander Engel

Turbine Inc.

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