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February 11, 2021 00:25:41
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GamesBiz | Indie Series, Part 3: Getting Started with Mobile Game Monetization

In the fourth episode of “What I Wish I Knew When...”, our series for indie developers, Melissa Zeloof is joined by Bozo Jankovic, who heads up Business Development at GamesBiz Consulting. Bozo and his team spend a lot of time working with indie developers to strengthen their game's monetization performance, so we thought it would be a good idea to pick his brains on this topic and discuss what he wishes he knew about game monetization earlier on in his career, to help devs who are just started out themselves get on the right track. ...

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December 28, 2020 00:23:18
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Unity | Gametech, Part 3: The Insider's Perspective

Sally Lu, Director of Customer Success at Unity, joins Melissa Zeloof to discuss the role of Unity and gametech more generally in the games industry, and what we might expect for the future. ...

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November 05, 2020 00:22:15
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Mighty Bear Games | Indie Series, Part 3: Identifying Million Dollar Game Concepts

Simon Davis, Co-Founder and CEO at Mighty Bear Games, joins Melissa Zeloof in our "What I wish I knew when..." series to talk about his process for identifying and evaluating new game concepts, the learning curve he's experienced, and how to avoid bias ...

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October 29, 2020 00:56:29
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Facebook Audience Network | The Innovations of In-Game Advertising

Host Melissa Zeloof is joined by Nate Morgan, Global Gaming Lead at Facebook Audience Network, to discuss the rise of in-game ads and the key innovations in this space, the shift to hybrid monetization models, and the opportunities in-app bidding opens up for developers. ...

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October 22, 2020 00:48:10
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Hiro Capital, Barclays | Gametech, Part 2: The Investor Perspective

Melissa Zeloof is joined by Spike Laurie, Venture Director at Hiro Capital, and Mario Lu, VP at Barclays and Lead Analyst for video game stocks. We’ll be talking about the game investment landscape, the gaming industry and its relationship to gametech, and how gametech is spilling over to other industries. ...

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October 13, 2020 00:23:19
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Starberry Games | Indie Series, Part 2: What I Wish I Knew When Pitching to Investors

This is the second episode in our series for indie developers called, “what I wish I knew when.” Host Melissa Zeloof welcomes Antti Hattara, the CEO and co-founder of Starberry Games, the developer behind the hit idle game, Coffee Corp, and winner of ‘Best Indie Developer’ Award at the Pocket Gamer Mobile Games Awards in 2019. We’ll be talking about what he wishes he knew when first pitching to investors and getting funding for his startup. ...

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