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What are the best game developers in the MENA region and the global scene as a whole currently working on? Get all the details on the next big thing in the mobile gaming industry from top developers at Pocket Gamer Connects Jordan.
We are returning to Jordan November 12-13 and you won’t want to miss out on what we have in store for you at this must-attend conference. The MENA region is a key growth area for the gaming industry, and we couldn’t be more excited to once again have a show in the beautiful country of Jordan. Pocket Gamer Connects Jordan is truly going to be an elevated conference experience. The show takes place in a brand new luxurious venue on the shores of the Dead Sea, and over 700 gaming industry professionals from 30 different countries join us to hear from over 100 of the biggest thought leaders in industry. Our incredible speakers will discuss all of the most pressing topics facing the gaming industry today over two action-packed days filled with insightful talks, seminars and panels. You won’t want to miss a minute!
Each day leading up to the conference, we’ll be sharing a bit about the content you can expect to experience, and today we’re talking about our Game Dev Stories track at PG Connects Jordan. In this track, we’ll hear from game developers and find out what they’re working on, how they innovated, and what lessons they learned along the way. You’ll learn all about the dangers of hypercasual game design, cultural representation in games, and building strong multicultural IPs. You won’t want to miss this track if you’re a fellow developer or an interested games professional who wants to learn more about the development side of the industry.
Keep reading for more details on what this track is all about!
Game Development Stories: November 12
15:20 – Get all the details on The Recontact Journey: Expanding Beyond a Game, courtesy of our superstar speaker Simay Dinc of Recontact Digital Arts.
15:40 – Then, find out how to navigate the perils of hypercasual game design with Kwalee’s Tom Cunliffe.
16:00 – How do we achieve cultural representation in games? Don’t miss this discussion with Abdallah Elshabrawy from FitNot Games.
16:20 – Dive into a session on effectively integrating brand partners into your user experience, a session led by Matt Sharpe of Zynga/Take-Two Interactive.
16:40 – Sit back and enjoy a panel on Games Beyond Borders: How To Create Strong Multicultural IPs, featuring Kay Gruenwoldt from Nine66, Ahmed Alaa from Cryptyd, Hazim Al-Hanbali from Mad Hook and Bassam AlRomainthy from Target Gamers.
Book your ticket to Jordan now!
We are only a few weeks away from our big return to the MENA region, and we would love for you to join us. Don’t miss your chance to be at the forefront of these sessions and hear our brilliant speakers! You can currently take advantage of our incredible mid-term offer, which can save you up to £140 on your conference ticket if you book your ticket today. Prices will soon go up, so don’t hesitate!
See you in Jordan!