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- How The Odd Gentlemen, an indie studio, reimagned a classic gaming series for audience. Talk will cover everything from the challenges and anxiety that go with working on an established game held verly dearly by fans, to how a small team made a very big game.
Matt Korba is the creative director and founder of The Odd Gentlemen. He started the studio in 2008 after his graduate thesis project, The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom got picked up by 2K games. Since then the studio has shipped 6 games on various platforms and has worked with Disney, Neil Gaiman, and Sierra Games. Matt enjoys creating games for a family audience that the young and old can enjoy together. He also enjoys his wife, his two pugs, and banberry pie.