Date: Thursday 24 January
Time: 5:30PM - 7:00PM.
Price: Free, but please book via Eventbrite
On the eve of the Global Game Jam, join us for a talk by Florent Maurin, founder of The Pixel Hunt game studio and creator of the critically acclaimed reality-inspired game Bury Me, My Love. He will explore designing games based on real events and people, and how to build a believable, realistic and meaningful experience.
Florent Maurin graduated from Lille's journalism school (France) in 2002. He worked for Bayard Presse for ten years – lastly as editorial manager for Bayam, the group's online offer for kids and teenagers. He then founded The Pixel Hunt (TPH), a video games studio with a focus on reality-inspired games and interactive documentaries. Among TPH’s clients are Lemonde.fr, Radio France, France Télévisions, Arte.