A Fireside Chat with Christofer Sundberg
Christofer Sundberg, Founder/CCO of Liquid Swords and former Founder/CCO of Avalanche Studios, chats with Dino Patti, CEO/Founder of coherence and former CEO/Co-Founder of PLAYDEAD, about their journey in the games industry and overall learnings from building teams and games for decades. Their discussions will go deep into discussing the process of building companies, pitching original IP games, working with press and publishers of different sizes and scopes, making a successful exit, and how it feels to start over again. They will also share candid 'in the trenches' stories about their industry experiences.
With 23 years of professional experience in tech and 20 years in the games industry, Dino Patti is best known for co-founding and running Playdead for almost 10 years. During this time, Playdead developed and published the multi-award-winning titles LIMBO and INSIDE. Dino has had an advising role in several game and game-related companies, including the GDC Europe Advisory Board. In 2017, Dino founded JUMPSHIP with Chris Olsen, where the promising title "Somerville" was brought to life. Jumpship was acquired by Thunderful Group in 2022. In 2018, he created coherence – to revolutionize multiplayer game development.