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SXSW Edition: Q&A with the Creators of the Laika/ParaNorman iPad Game 2-Bit Bub

Next week, the team who helped bring 2-Bit-Bub, the ParaNorman iPad game, to life will present a panel at SXSWi on how brands and games companies can work together to make the best product possible.

We sat down with Michelle Childs and Mike Giepert to talk about what it’s like to work with a professional game developer, how they worked to maintain the level of quality that goes into Laika’s work, and why you have to make the best game possible (or don’t bother making anything at all).

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How the Old Spice Team Made Five Games in Four and a Half Weeks & Saved the World

Teetering on the edge of the supposed-end-of-the-world, we sat down with Old Spice’s senior interactive producer Mike Davidson, copywriter Andy Laugenour and art Director Max Stinson to talk about the creative process that resulted in Dikembe Mutombo’s 4½ Weeks to Save the World, a game that lets successful players add more time to the Mayan calendar.

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