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Fun Makes Fun: The Brain Science of Happy Game Teams


It takes a fun team to build a fun game. As awesome as our game industry is, we have much to learn from neuroscience and psychology about how to effectively build happy teams that do great work. The great news from science is that happy teams produce happy brains, which work better to produce fun games. Learn the science of great teamwork. How can trust-the foundation of great teamwork-be built more quickly across a diverse set of personalities? How can we manage the social stress that is so common in game development? How can we learn to truly be happy at work?

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