June Game Developers Meetup

Wed 3 Jun 2009 to Wed 3 Jun 2009
Guest Speaker: Kevin Toms, Founder of Addictive Games
Event type: 
Multidisciplinary
Price: 
$5 for pizza and softdrink
Venue: 
Level 12
Address: 
Media Design School 242 Queen St
Region: 
Auckland

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Agenda:

 

  • 6.00 Arrive
  • 6.15 Introductions
  • Guest Speaker: "From Bedroom to Boardroom: Lessons from a Successful Indie Gamer" by Kevin Toms.  Kevin is the creator of the original Football Manager game; responsible for an entire genre of computer game; seller of over 2m game units; former Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of Addictive Games.  He'll share his insights from a long career in gaming, from small begins to corporate boardrooms and his quest to maintain his creative independence throughout.
  • Showcase: Jeff Nusz will show some of this "art games"
  • Showcase: GameMold will show SnowLemmings and the JinJun boardgame - both are looking for beta testers and feedback
  • Desperately Seeking: Announcements about people looking for collaborators, advice or resources. 
  • 7.00 Pizza, networking, group discussions

 

 

Entry details

Please RSVP via our Meetup page

Contact details

Email admin@agw.org.nz or call Stephen on 0274 438 125

Written by

Stephen Knightly

24 May 2009