Verite Games: Next Evolution/Revolution in Gaming
Friday, March 13
1:30PM - 2:15PM
Palmer Events Center
900 Barton Springs Rd
Socially conscious games have continually fallen short in terms of engaging and being embraced by large audiences. Why haven’t commercial viability and social value doing good games succeeded? Navid Khonsari will present how his company’s new approach created an ambitious video game and documentary hybrid; 1979 Revolution. Khonsari will discuss the challenges of creating a game with social value while ensuring the success of commercial games.