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Session Name: Applying Retro Techniques to HTML5 Development
Speaker(s): Russell Kay
Company Name(s): YoYo Games Ltd
Track / Format: Programming

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Current web based technologies are securely hidden within sandboxes and behind abstractions to the point that it is difficult to give consistent performance across target platforms, particularly for mobile and lower powered devices. This is very similar to many older platforms from the early days of games, and many of the tricks and techniques developed in those days can be adapted to current technologies and be very useful in improving the quality of your game.

GDC Europe 2012

Russell Kay

YoYo Games Ltd

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