Gameopolis presents a BAFTA Games Masterclass with Ninja Theory

  • 26 February 2019
  • 19.00 - 22.00
  • Bright Building
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Gameopolis & BAFTA Games present a unique opportunity to hear from Joe Nelson, Game Director at Ninja Theory on the 5-time BAFTA-winning "Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice". Joe studied Game Design at UCLAN in Preston, and facial motion capture technology for Hellblade was provided by Manchester-based Cubic Motion.

BAFTA Games Masterclass: Ninja Theory – Questioning Approach While Maintaining Vision

Joe Nelson is a game director at Ninja Theory, having been design lead on BAFTA Award-Wining Game "Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice" and previously working across both level and systems design. The talk will look at how to develop a plan prior to starting your design to allow you to maintain a coherent vision throughout the project.

The evening will be hosted by presenter Alysia Judge (IGN/BBC/SKY).

7 pm - Doors open and networking.

7.30-7.45pm - Intro to the event.

7.45-8.30pm – Masterclass with Joe Nelson of Ninja Theory.

8:30-9PM – Open audience Q&A.

9-10pm - Networking drinks and a playable showcase of upcoming games from the Greater Manchester area including The Occupation (White Paper Games) and RECOMPILE (Phigames).

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