Monthly Meetup: Score and Sound Design Provides a Competitive Advantage

Calgary Game Developers
Calgary Game Developers
Public group

Every 3rd Thursday of the month

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THE FERRARI WITH THE TOYOTA ENGINE: How Score and Sound Design Provides a Sustianable Competitive Advantage. Dillan Schmitz will be showing examples of games whose main rise to fame was through things other than their gameplay mechanics. This presentation will also go over VRIN resources from business theory and Blue Ocean Dynamics to better explain why these art portions of video games should
be put as high a priority as coding. This presentation will show you why investing in your game, putting more into outsourcing in the local community with through art as a VRIN resource in games.

Dillan Schmitz
King Aurorus Audio
Em: kingaurorus [at]

6:00 PM - Gather, eat, drink, mingle
7:00PM - Light CGDA Announcements
7:05PM(ish) - Dillan Schmitz's Presentation
7:45PM - To end of night: Demos and Socialize

Every third Thursday of every month we have a short presentation or a local community social. Come join us, bring your projects, and meet local developers!

If you are interested in giving a talk about anything you are passionate about, shoot us a email: info [at]