I am co- founder of Immersion Games, one of the first video game developer studio in LATAM in 2002, I been involved in entrepreneurship in the last 15 years, I am part of the board of the International Game Developer Association in Colombia and co-founder and CEO of Efecto Studios one of the most known studios in LATAM. I have participated in at least 4 video games development for PC and Consoles in the last 10 Years, projects published by Ubisoft, Konami and worked with big IPs such Chavo del 8 for video games with Televisa, one of the biggest tv broadcaster inLATAM. And the most recently project involved has been Ark Survival Evolved.
In 2015 there were very few LATAM companies offering services to AAA developers and publishers. Fast-forward 3 years and the business practice is much more prolific with companies in the region making a name for themselves in the external development arena. Those on stage will discuss their journeys with respect to the “why” and “how” […]
Every creator has cultural influences that determine they way they craft their game experiences, and also those influences constitute an essential part of what makes a game unique. In this panel we will discuss two main topics. Firstly, the different ways a particular culture can permeate a game and its components (mechanics, music, graphics, story) […]
Online games are gaining more and more popularity and generating significantly higher revenue than single player games. League of Legends, Team Fortress 2, Pokemon Go or Brawlhalla are some of the titles encouraging many indie teams from all over the world to invest in games that are heavily relying on multiplayer technology. This presents a […]