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Cross-Posting - Build an Android Game

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Cross-Posting - Build an Android Game

Time: January 26, 2017 from 5:30pm to 8pm
Location: Univ Of Penn
Street: 3730 Walnut
City/Town: University City part of Philly
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Event Type: panma, daily, lives
Organized By: PANMA
Latest Activity: Jan 11, 2017

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Event Description

 Developing a Mobile Game for iOS & Android  

Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)
Doors open at 5:30.
Program from 6pm - 7:30.
Networking until 8pm.


Huntsman Hall, Wharton School, University of PA
3730 Walnut Street
Room 265
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Join us for the new year and learn about designing and launching a game for a mobile platform. You won't want to miss this event! Joe Kauffman,, a local company, will be speaking about his experience in launching several successful games, what's involved and what you need to know to get started.

What you'll learn:

•What is involved in building a game?

•What are the tools?

•What makes a good game?

•How long does it take?

•You'll get a visual walk thru of Joe's latest game, Return to Grisly Manor

•Learn about storyboarding, graphic design, coding, testing, lessons learned and launching.

•How to track results, what tools can be used and getting the word out about your new game.

About the Speaker:

Joe Kauffman is the president of Fire Maple Games. Fire Maple Games is a game development studio known for creating "The Secret of Grisly Manor," which has reached #1 paid iPhone app in 16 stores and has been downloaded more than 3.5 million times.

This success was replicated by their later release "The Lost City. Joe has been building games for 10+ years and loves designing, creating and playing games.

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