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Forming a Studio: Dimensional Ink Games Case Study (Presented by Dimensional Ink)

Jack Emmert (CEO , Dimensional Ink Games)

Brett Close (VP of Technology, Dimensional Ink Games)

Location: GDC Industry Stage, Expo Floor, South Hall

Date: Thursday, March 19

Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core+Summits Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Plus Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass, VRDC Add On - Get your pass now!

Topic: Business & Marketing

Format: Sponsored Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Jack Emmert and Brett Close will share their more than 40 years’ combined studio experience to discuss how to form a game development studio with a special focus on the newly formed Dimensional Ink Games. Find out what it takes to build a studio from the ground up and how to cultivate success within a live service team.


Attendees should feel empowered to apply what Jack and Brett discuss to their own ventures. The information provided will assist a studio developer at any level of their career.

Intended Audience

Applicable to all, the session will provide helpful information to anyone across the industry. From inspiring future studio heads to providing insights to the inner workings of the industry, all GDC attendees can benefit.