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Industry Lecture: John Murphy

John Murphy

We are pleased to welcome John Murphy to campus March 3rd at 7PM.  John will be talking about his experience as an independent game developer and making a successful transition from student to full-time indie.

Time: March 3rd at 7PM
Location: Wallace 429
Open to public!
Let us know you're coming - Register here 

John's Bio:
John Murphy is a co-founder of Young Horses, the Chicago studio behind Octodad: Dadliest Catch. John was executive producer on Octodad, a 2011 Independent Games Festival Student Showcase Winner, and was a designer on Dadliest Catch. During the three years of development on Dadliest Catch, John had a day job collaborating with teachers to design games for learning at ChicagoQuest, a school built around a game-like learning model. He is also an organizer of Bit Bash, Chicago's alternative games festival. John is currently working on Young Horses' unannounced follow-up to Octodad, and learning as much as he can about how to build a creative, sustainable company culture. 

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