2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Tough Coded: Live

Friday, March 18
7:30PM - 8:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Ballroom C
531 E 4th St


Tough Coded: Live is a live video game experience, executed by a live video game jockey who designs a death shoot 'em up for random players in a party to play head-to-head against drum-n-bass and dubstep hardcore music. The video game jockey serves as a game master and is the final boss; he executes the whole of the experience (both the video game and music) and designs it all to the beat of the music. Two random players come in and play against each other for the length of a song, against the video game jockey. Tough Coded: Live has been featured at IndieCade, SXSW 2015, Tokyo Game Show, GDC, Indievelopment, Nuit Blanch, Amaze, Screenshake, and Nordic Game Jam.

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Fernando Sarmiento at SXSW

Fernando Sarmiento

CEO & Principal

Little Nando

Game Designer, creator of live videogame experience Tough Coded: Live, presented on SXSW Interactive on Friday March 13th from 7:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Writer-creator of Silvertongue 30xx: Space-Time...

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