thatgamecompany: A New Era Of Compassionate Games

Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
#thatgamecompany
Above The Sky: A New Era of Compassionate Gameplay

Speakers

Jennie Kong

thatgamecompany reflects on over a decade of the studio’s approach to developing emotionally-inspired, compassionate and altruistic gameplay. Best known for crafting artistic and meaningful games like Flower, Journey and the upcoming Sky: Light Awaits, the team discusses the creative considerations faced when breaking down boundaries that pave the way for accessible, positive-behavior and co-operative experiences for mainstream audiences.

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Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge, Gaming Wristband
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session