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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Plague Inc.: How Its Business Decisions Infected the World
Speaker(s): James Vaughan
Company Name(s): Ndemic Creations
Track / Format: Smartphone & Tablet Games Summit

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Overview: Plague Inc. was one of the top mobile games of 2012, and one-man developer James Vaughan will investigate how key business decisions ensured commercial success. Hard data and metrics from Plague Inc. will be used to reveal and assess the impact of these decisions on downloads, virality, and profitability, in order to help other developers make informed decisions about their own opportunities. He will also touch briefly on the topic of cloning vs. inspiration.

GDC 2013

James Vaughan

Ndemic Creations

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Smartphone & Tablet Games Summit

Smartphone / Tablet Games