GDC is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by pass type, topic, and format. All registered attendees will be able to build their personal schedule in the mobile event app, once live early 2022.

GDC Masterclass courses require a paid pass to attend. Class sizes are kept intentionally small and seats are limited to ensure every student receives one-on-one assistance from the instructor. Pass pricing per course varies, please review the passes and pricing page for more details and secure your spot today!

John BlauGame DesignerSchell Games

John Blau (he/him) is a Game Designer at Schell Games where he is responsible for implementing features in-engine, interfacing with clients, and communicating with directors from other disciplines. He has experience as a Line Designer and a Design Director for multiple projects, including three years of specializing in designing for virtual reality and years of experience in rapid prototyping. Prior to joining Schell Games, John worked as a VR developer at Hasbro. While in school, he worked extensively with MAGIC Spell Studios, a community incubator focused on publication and commercialization. John has a BS in Game Design and Development with a minor in English from Rochester Institute of Technology.

Presenting: