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Session Name: SCALE and the Ethics of Kickstarter
Speaker(s): Steve Swink
Company Name(s): CubeHeart Games
Track / Format: Independent Games Summit

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The Kickstarter campaign for SCALE began on October 18 and was successfully funded November 16. In this candid talk SCALE creator and Cubeheart Games head Steve Swink will reflect on the campaign: how and why SCALE was funded, the hellish journey in between, and the complex ethics of funding a game via Kickstarter.

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