IndieCade Anywhere & Everywhere

Don’t miss IndieCade’s special Behind the Scenes / Tales from the Trenches. Register for a ticket to join these intimate conversations with and presentations by our 2022 Nominated Game Developers as they talk about their passions, experiences and processes of making their games!

Note that only registered participants may join Behind the Scenes events.

Read below for more detailed information on each event.

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Friday, Nov 11

Battling Analysis Paralysis and Obstructed Views in Choppy Copies: A Post-Mortem

This session will discuss the origin, design pillars, and challenges involved in the creation of the VR sculpting game Choppy Copies.

Time: 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM PDT

Country: US

Moderator: Juan Gril

Guest Presenter:
Jonah Warren

Jonah is a creative technologist, game designer, and educator who specializes in the design and creation of playful interactive systems.

What I Learned at Clown School: A short talk by Alistair Aitcheson, the creator of Artholomew Video’s Game Challenge

“What I Learned at Clown School” – a short talk about how my game-making process has been influenced by the theatre forms of Clown and Fooling. It’ll be an introduction to what these forms are and how they work, and how their philosophy informed the creation of Artholomew Video’s Stream Challenge and my alt-ctrl game The Book Ritual.

Time: 11:00 – 11:30 AM PST

Country: UK

Guest (sorta) Presenter:
Alistair Aitcheson

Alistair Aitcheson is a British indie developer who specialises in playful installations, custom-made game hardware, and interactive performances. He sees his games as a springboard for real-world social interaction, and loves to encourage players to bend rules and make the technology their own. His work has been nominated for awards at A MAZE and Alt.Ctrl.GDC, and won awards at the IndieCade Festival in 2015 and 2017.

Special Session: Master Class Panel with USC Games

Time: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM PST

Country: US

A talk by the creators of the Nominated game Ghost on the Shore

An exploration game about emotional ties that transcend even death. Riley is faced with a headstrong ghost, urging her on an adventure across atmospheric shores, uncovering the island’s tragic secret.

Time: 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM PST

Country: Belgium

Guest Presenter:
Dagmar Blommaert

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