Discover a new perspective on the games you know and love at the Norwich Gaming Festival Industry and Game Studies Days. Get the inside story on how games are developed from the creators and an insight into the gaming industry.
All talks are free. Places are limited so make sure you book to avoid disappointment.
This day of short talks from researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) explores different aspects of gaming culture from Pokémon Go fever in Norwich to female power in games. Book your day ticket here.
10am - Bleeps, Bongs, Bassoons and Booms! The Evolution of Sound and Music in Games with Stephen Bennett
11am - Pedestrian Verse: How Walking Simulators are the New Frontier of Gaming with Dean Bowman
12pm - Time and the Tie In: A Look at Doctor Who adaptations in Video Games with James Mclean
2pm - Nerf this! Women and Power in Games with Tarnia Mears
3pm - The Geeks Come Out at Night: Understanding Pokémon Go in Norwich with Dr Tom Phillips
4pm - Ludic Humour with Merlin Seller
Norwich Gaming Festival in partnership with Norwich University of the Arts presents an exciting programme of industry speakers. Discover the stories behind the games, get top tips for developing and find out more about a career in the sector.
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11am - Five Legal Tips For Your Contracts with Isabel Davies
12pm - So, you're thinking of going "indie"? with Steven Huckle
1pm - Interactivity in VR with Liz Mercuri
2pm - Run To The Hills with Table Flip Games
3pm - GoldenEye007 - Do you expect me to talk? with Dr David Doak
10am - All Aboard the Locomotion with the Locomotion team
11am - Tony’s All-Time Top 10 Game Design Tips with Tony Gowland
12pm - Ashens
1pm - Did you know Gaming? with Dazz & Greg from The Spriters Resource, Region Locked and DidYouKnowGaming
2pm - How artists make video games look good and run fast with Jodie Azhar
3pm - Cloud Imperium Games
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