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Session Name: Independent Games Summit: Building the World of 'Webbed': A Painter's Approach to Level Design
Speaker(s): Noah Seymour
Company Name(s): Sbug Games
Track / Format: Independent Games Summit

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Overview: Webbed is an Australian-made platformer game about a cute little spider who swings her way through four distinct zonesall themed around different insects and play styles.In this talk, Noah Seymour, co-developer and level designer of Webbed, will be discussing how they tackle the daunting process of creating something from nothing. They will do this by covering how their history as a painter helped them create the world of Webbed, while going through the reliable steps they use to learn any creative medium, as well as the structure they use to build upon an idea while keeping focused on their goal.

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