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The Founder's Journey (Presented by Xsolla)

Voldi Way (Tyrannical Overlord, WayForward)

Erin Reynolds (Chief Mollusk, Flying Mollusk)

Kirill Tokarev (Editor-in-Chief, 80 Level)

Location: Room 157, South Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 17

Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

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!

Format: Sponsor Developer Summit

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

From designing a game on napkins in 7 Eleven to being nominated for GOTY going head-to-head with legendary Miyamoto, and from a major Kickstarter failure to getting funding by Intel and working with secret new tech, Voldi and Erin will share some career highs and lows in their founders' journeys.


Learn about WayForward which will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year, a feat for any independent studio, and Flying Mollusk which is trying to push the boundaries of what gaming can do, every day.