View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of GDC Europe sessions by pass type, track, and format. With GDC Europe Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the GDC Europe Mobile App. Sessions do fill up, so please arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend. Adding a session to your schedule does not guarantee you a seat.
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Testing early and often is key to assure that players have exactly the experience game designers want them to have. Time and cost constrains however, prevent most developers from performing efficient playtesting throughout the development cycle. Crowdsourcing player experience has been shown to alleviate the cost and burden of playtesting, allowing even small teams to evaluate their game. Based on his experience with more than 4,000 participants, Max will share technical solutions for common challenges in crowdsourced playtesting.
Observing players, recording physiological signals, or using surveys, are challenging approaches to assess player experience in crowdsourced playtesting. The session will introduce attendees to crowdsourced playtesting, give them an overview of common challenges, and present technical solutions to improve playtesting online.
The session is aimed at game-designers, producers, and games user researchers of all levels who want to learn about a scalable technique that can reduce time and cost of playtesting.
Welcome! You can use the Session Scheduler tool to browse sessions and build a custom event schedule. Once you've saved your personal schedule, you can access it from the free GDC Europe Mobile app (available approximately 30 days before the event). Note: use the same login/password on the Mobile app that you set up on this web site.
Step 1. Create an account. Use the "Create Account" button at the top of the right-hand corner.
Step 2. Choose a view. Select either the "List" or the "Grid" icon. (It's the same data, just a different view of the sessions.)
Step 3. Choose your sessions. Click the "Add" or "Remove" button next to each session to add it to, or remove it from, your personalized schedule.
Step 4. Review your schedule. Push the "My Schedule" button in the left column to view your selected sessions.