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Session Name: The Art of Journey
Speaker(s): Matt Nava
Company Name(s): Giant Squid, previously thatgamecompany
Track / Format: Visual Arts

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Overview: In this talk, art director Matt Nava will present the artwork he created during the development of the game Journey by thatgamecompany. The audience will learn about the creative processes, inspirations, challenges, and constraints that were encountered while designing the art direction for this critically acclaimed and award-winning PS3 title. Based on the book "The Art of Journey" which Nava recently wrote, the lecture will cover the design of the character, creatures, landscapes, architecture, and sequences in the game.

GDC 2013

Matt Nava

Giant Squid, previously thatgamecompany

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Visual Arts

Visual Arts