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Friday, December 11 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Getting Into Game Creation without Being in Game Creation

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When we talk about game design and creating games alot of us think we have to come from that disipline or be only that to create wonderful games. Well think again. You can come from any industry, any discipline, anything and create fantastic games that people will love. Come join us as we talk about how we came to creating games, what its like coming into it without these constraits of right and wrong, and how to just dive right in without any training. Have a great time with some great speakers who just think creating a natural part of everyday life for every industry.

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Kayla Bayens

Staff / Co-Owner & Producer, GaymerX / Geek Naked
Dueling BSs in Robotics & Embedded Systems and Artificial Life I've got some interesting view points on things. Anyone can make games, anyone can make anything they want to. I've made it my personal duty to show people how to make games, make robots, and create anything and everything they can dream up. | | I've also recently started an entertainment company based off of three key pillars: the LGBTQA+ community, everything and , and... Read More →

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Veve Jaffa

Creative director, Peardrum
Veve is a Berlin-based bioluminescent creatrix of filmic and digital worlds. Currently developing Shoot to Kill and Nakam through their transmedia games studio, Peardrum. |
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Jesseca Lee

Game Designer, Storm8
After a lifelong love affair with video games, I decided to pursue a career in game design. I knew nothing about the game development process, and was guided only by my passion for immersive storytelling. After considering my options (grad school, mostly), I decided to make a go of it my own way, and used grassroots community and self-education to start a career in the industry!
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Amber Roy

Software Engineer, AltspaceVR
Amber has over ten years experience as a software engineer, but has no formal training in game development and only started creating her own games 18 months ago. Yet those hackathon and game jam projects helped her land a job at AltspaceVR, a small venture-funded startup, where she builds multi-player games and apps that run in virtual reality.

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