HowDoI: Fund My Game
There are many different ways to get money for your games, some of which you probably haven’t considered. Our panelists discuss what has worked for them in the past and the various ways they expect games to be funded in the future.
[Session for IXC devs only]
Justin “Dark Yoda” Berenbaum is Vice President of Strategy at Xsolla and GM of Xsolla Funding Club and has more than 25 years of strategic development experience in the video game industry that includes Activision, 505 Games, Capcom, and many others. His career spans publishing, international business development, sales, customer support, game development, strategy, and licensing for game developers, publishers, and technology companies. He is a former member of the Global Game Jam Board of Directors and was also a member of the Board of Directors of the International Game Developers Association.
Rebekah is the CEO and co-founder of Finji, an independent development studio and publisher. Finji has published several award-winning indie games including ‘Canabalt’, ‘Hundreds’, ‘Feist’, ‘Panoramical’, Night in the Woods and ‘Overland’, and are currently hard at work supporting Andrew Shouldice’s ‘Tunic and Chicory: A Colorful Tale, as well as, several unannounced projects. Rebekah is a co-designer on Overland and manages all of the console and storefront relationships and initiatives for Finji’s internal and partner publishing projects.
- Timezone: America/New_York
- Date: Oct 17 2020
- Time: 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm