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The industry is changing quickly. As the marketplace gets more crowded and new promotional outlets emerge, the rules for marketing your game successfully are being rewritten.

In two weeks, indie game dev ninja Shane Neville will be visiting us from Vancouver to offer a special talk on Marketing Video Games in 2017. Shane is a game industry veteran with multiple award-winning hit titles under his belt, including Need for Speed, Company of Heroes and Shellrazer. Join us and to better understand what you're facing in the video game industry this coming year!

Shane will help us to:

  • Identify changes in the video game marketplace
  • Look at the changing roll of the media from web, print, streaming and trade shows
  • Understand of how the crowded marketplace can impact marketing strategies
  • Recommend strategies and tools for promoting your game to improve awareness in the new environment

Marketing Video Games in 2017
When: 7-9 pm on Nov 23rd
Where: ACI 4th floor classroom
Cost: Free, but register in advance

About Shane

Shane Neville is a game industry veteran with multiple award-winning hit titles under his belt, including Need for Speed, Company of Heroes and Shellrazer.  In 2010 Shane started Ninja Robot Dinosaur Entertainment, to create indie games with smaller teams of 2-3 people. Shane is an active member of Vancouver's Indie Game Developer community and has spoken at conferences in North America, Europe and Asia.

Thank you to our Partners on this event:

  • IGDA WPG
  • Winnipeg Game Collective

Thank you to our sponsor for helping to put this event on!

Complex Games