Saulo Camarotti has bachelor degree in Computer Science at the University of Brasília and post-graduate degree in Digital Games at IESB-DF. He is the co-founder of Behold Studios, the creator of the awarded games Knights of Pen & Paper and Chroma Squad. With more than 50 international awards and nominations, the games has more than 3 million players over the world. Nowadays, Saulo is the co-founder of the coworking space dedicated to game development called Indie Warehouse, also the Regional Director of Abragames, organizer of the Indie Showcase BRING in Brasília, and also philosopher and teacher at the New Acropolis school of Philosophy.
The brazilians developers get together for 5 minute microtalks. Soapbox is a place to talk about something from the heart, from a non-standard perspective, coming out of the box and blowing the whistle!
This panel will discuss how to develop a good couch game, a game that is fun to play with friends, family and with that special someone. What are the barriers, challenges and good practices when you work with a local multiplayer? How is this genre of gameplay attracting the public?
Studios that have won big prizes in recent public calls tell how it is to produce a game with budget far above the national average, but maintaining the “indie / authorial” aura. How to get there too?
Come and hear from the great minds behind the amazing games that have been nominated for BEST GAME Awards this year. Our guests will talk briefly about the development of their games and the challenges they faced and will be open to lots of questions from the audience.