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Session Name: Game Design and Mind Control in SUPERHOT
Speaker(s): Piotr Iwanicki
Company Name(s): SUPERHOT
Track / Format: Independent Games Summit

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Overview: SUPERHOT is an experimental FPS with the core idea of "time moves only when you move". We allowed this basic principle to resonate through the entire game design, with a view to crafting a unique gameplay experience. Dodging bullets, grabbing weapons mid-air, using random items as improvised weapons are some of the things that resulted. Thus, the game features intense combat on a much tighter scale than the typical FPS.

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Piotr Iwanicki


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