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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: The Inevitable Sunset
Speaker(s): Kevin Perry
Company Name(s): Microsoft
Track / Format: Free to Play Design & Business Summit

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Overview: Every game will end someday. Therefore, every game needs a plan of how to best end. However, there are multiple best ends: technical, legal, community and even personal. The best time to plan for exactly how to end a game is when that game is still being built. This session will discuss best practices in shutdown planning from the perspective of a team that forgot to do any of that at the right time, and had to scramble at the worst possible moment. Details and specifics will be discussed.

GDC 2014

Kevin Perry


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Free to Play Design & Business Summit