Making: How to make a living making games

Start Time: Saturday 12:00 PM
Location:Pendleton
Status:Assigned
Panelist(s): Andrew Mayer, David Galiel, Alex Flagg, Angela Hickman, Julian Leiberan-Titus
Duration:1 hour
Player Max:40
Signed up:16
Track(s):Panels
Event Type:Panel
Experience Level:Novice
Age group:All Ages
URL:http://www.levelupdesign.com/
Description:

“Don’t quit your day job,” is what you'll hear anytime you suggest creating tabletop games as a full-time job. In this panel, we’ll talk with board game company founders who did exactly that. They’ll discuss how it is that they’ve managed to make a living (or not) transforming ideas into paper, dice, and counters.
We’ll also get our guests to reveal their tips and tricks for how you can bridge the gap between your dreams of realizing your dreams of turning your hobby into a job and embrace​ ​​the sometimes harsh reality o​​f making a living making games.