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Friday, September 1 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Hit Confirm: a Brief History of Character Design for Video Games

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Video games are the only mainstream art form in which the audience is not merely an audience but participatoritsThus, it’s characters are not ones to simply be watched, but “used”.  How does one find a way to make a compelling character that is just as much fun to use as to watch?  Game designers have come up with a lot of answers to this question over the years.  Come sit down with Tyrone Barnes to see a brief summary of them!  Q&A afterward.


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Founder, Animation Roots Studio
Eric is the founder of Animation Roots Studio (ARS) and he is hosting over 10 hours of free workshops for aspiring artists at Escape Velocity this year. ARS is a freelance for profit business that umbrellas The Art Way Alliance (AWA). AWA is an emerging organization dedicated to... Read More →

Friday September 1, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm PDT
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