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Games are Hard - Why?

Why are games so hard to build? What challenges to games studios face that differ from most other IT firms?

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24 May, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

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Ōtautahi Christchurch

EPIC, 100 Manchester Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011

100 Manchester Street, Lounge/Events Area


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Games are Hard - Why?

The event will be hosted in person at EPIC Otautahi Christchurch, 100 Manchester Street.

Games have some surprising challenges, even compared to other IT firms that seem similar at first glance. Building software that is distributed to players around the world with high-fidelity assets causes its share of trouble.

Sam Evans has over 15 years experience heading a game studio, with previous experience in other parts of tech. Join him to learn some of what makes running a game studio a unique challenge.