The yearly UK-based conference Develop:Brighton, aimed at videogame developers is back once again and tickets for the event have gone on sale with Super Early Bird tickets available to purchase.
The annual conference brings together the European videogame developer community from across the continent and further afield has been going since 2006. It features a range of different pathways for visitors to explore along with talks for attendees to learn from and share with their peers, to an expo that is open to all. Develop:Brighton 2018 is set to be the biggest year for the conference yet.
As part of the conference lineup for 2018 there are a number of speakers that will be offering a wide range of talks from how to run a studio to improving workflow and even just sharing their own experiences. From micro indies to large AAA companies, videogame developer legends, experts and even newcomers, all are sharing their insights. Some highlights include Bradley Crooks from BBC Studios delivering the talk ‘Developing New Story Telling Formats‘ where he will be exploring new technology channels, including virtual reality (VR), and how they open up opportunities for content creators.
Elsewhere on the VR front will be Matt Daly from Wargaming with his talk ‘World of Tanks: Mixed Reality for R&D, Marketing & PR‘ which will explore how Wargaming have used VR and augmented reality (AR) technology to expand their product lineup and build memorable experiences. Recently the company released their World of Tanks AR Experience app during the Game Developer Conference (GDC) 2018.
In total there will be over 100 sessions, over 120 speakers and over 950 companies attending. Develop:Brighton is running from 10th to 12th July 2018 with tickets available to purchase now. Super Early Bird tickets offer the biggest discount but can only be picked up before the 25th April with an Early Bird offer available until 6th June. From the 7th June onward it will be only standard tickets on sale so if you want to save get in there early.
VRFocus will bring you all the latest on Develop:Brighton 2018 so be sure to stay tuned for future updates.