First Minsk keynote: Сross-platform development of Batman: The Telltale Series

By September 18, 2017News

We are excited to announce the first keynote speaker for DevGAMM Minsk 2017 – Zacariah Litton. Get ready for excellent top-session from our awesome expert. FYI: this is just a beginning.. :)

Zacariah Litton will give a talk on ‘Cross-platform deveopment: optimization and automation (based on Batman: The Telltale Series)’. This is going to be a personal experience story of Telltale company, an American independent video game developer and publisher. Zac will reveal some practical steps in building out the levels of games release automation. This talk will dive into the philosophy, automation, tools, and process which makes this possible. The session will be centered around Batman: The Telltale Series, an episodic point-and-click graphic adventure.

The company releases a new gaming episode of franchises adaptations on a regular basis for every major platform. But it is a huge amount of work. Therefore they use ‘Telltale Tool’ which is a multi-platform downloadable game development system. It is used by Telltale’s artists, designers, and Lua programmers to create tons of amazing content for tons of platforms.

Telltale company actually succeeded in presenting itself on as many digital platforms and avenues as possible. The list is impressive: PC, OS X, Steam, Wii, WiiWare, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, iPhone and iPad, iTunes, PlayStation Vita and lots of others.

Zac Litton is the VP of Engineering at Telltale Games, an award-winning independent developer and publisher of digital entertainment, including The Walking Dead, Minecraft: Story Mode,  Batman, Game of Thrones. It creates an unforgettable gaming storytelling. Zac leads a team that creates world class tools which help to develop high quality games that run on every platform. Before joining Telltale in 2011, he worked at independent studies developing on console, mobile, and desktop.

Don’t miss out the session from Zacariah Litton. Grab the chance to get more expertise in cross-platform game development and release. Buy your tickets for DevGAMM Minsk 2017 right away :)