Celebrate the final days of The Art of Video Games with an evening-long party dedicated to great gameplay. Special guests include Seattle Seahawks players WR Doug Baldwin, WR Percy Harvin, CB Richard Sherman, and FS Earl Thomas, who will play Madden NFL on EMP’s mammoth Sky Church screen.
» Spotlight talks with gaming industry whizzes
» An appearance by Donkey Kong champion Steve Wiebe
» Retro and rare gaming with Pink Gorilla and Seattle Retro Gaming
» Horror gaming in the Can’t Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film gallery
» Board Games with Card Kingdom
» Video game trivia
» On-site food trucks courtesy of Cheese Wizards and Seattle Biscuit Company
SPOTLIGHT TALKS IN JBL THEATER
The History of Games
Richard Rowan, Executive Producer at Glu Mobile and Adjunct Faculty at DigiPen Institute of Technology
Creating a Modern Game Score
Guy Whitmore, Studio Audio Director at PopCap Games
Stan LePard, Composer, Orchestrator, and Owner of Stan LePard Music
Patrick Wylie, Vice President of Big Fish Games Studios
Ellen Beeman, Co-owner of Gizmocracy
A Glimpse Behind Interactive Sound
James Ackley, Audio Director at ArenaNet
Brad Meyer, Audio Director at Sucker Punch Productions
Spotlight talks are first-come, first-served. Guests will need to exit JBL Theater and rejoin the line between each talk.
Costumes encouraged but not required. Simulated or costume weapons are subject to inspection and approval by security prior to entry.
All ages. Cash bar with valid state-issued ID.
Date and Time
May 10, 2013
325 5th Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109