How to Start Your Own Game Studio with RolldBox Games
Meet the team behind the award-winning game Those Who Came: Healing Solarus to learn how they turned an idea into a business
Concept Artist: Santi Bosch
Learn what it takes to turn your game idea into a thriving studio, directly from a CG Spectrum alum
Join us for a free, live webinar event where you’ll meet the creators and creatives behind RolldBox Games studio. In this conversation hosted by our Director of Game Development Scot Bayless, we’ll hear from the team at RolldBox Games, including CG Spectrum alum and Co-Founder/Creative Director Ferran Perez, Co-Founder and Managing Director Conxi Perez Andreu, and Art Director Cris Suarez. This event will share insights, experiences, and real-life valuable lessons on how to start your own game studio, from the inception of your game idea to building a successful studio and creating a unique identity in a competitive market.
About RolldBox Games
RolldBox Games, based in Barcelona, makes video games that cause a positive energy rush in the gaming community. Video games have the power to generate a positive force in our lives and improve our social skills through interaction while enjoying a fascinating experience. Their award-winning video game Those Who Came: Healing Solarus is an adventure with RPG components where you must heal instead of kill. The studio is aligned with Sustainable Development goals.
What you'll learn:
What the most important questions to ask yourself are when starting your own studio
How your studio’s values shape and influence your business decisions
What team size and dynamics means for hiring and planning your studio and how to assemble the right talent
Why developing your artistic signature and defining your studio identity is crucial
Understand the significance of a strong business plan and explore funding options
How building community engagement into your studio business plan is important from Day 1
The unique challenges that come with being an indie company and wearing many hats
This panel is ideal for anyone who:
Is an aspiring game developer or is in the process of launching their own game studio
Wants to learn more about the intricacies of starting a game studio
Is interested in a career in game development but doesn’t know where to start
Has a great idea but doesn’t know how to turn it into a game
Wants insights into assembling a team for a successful game studio
Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and hear from the RolldBox Games team. Register now!
Plus, don’t miss our live Q&A segment where you’ll have a chance to ask your questions!
Watch the replay:
- Established in 2011, CG Spectrum is a global top-ranked training provider offering specialized programs in real-time 3D, game development, animation, VFX, digital painting, and visualization. CG Spectrum inspires and trains creators through a unique online learning model and personalized mentorship from industry professionals. CG Spectrum is an Unreal Authorized Training Center, Unreal Academic Partner, SideFX Certified Training Provider, and Toon Boom Authorized Training Center delivering programs worldwide. Learn more at cgspectrum.com.
Scot Bayless | CG Spectrum Director of Game Development - Scot has been a leader in tech for 30+ years, building a gameography worth nearly $1 billion. He’s designed networked combat simulation systems for US and NATO military forces, helped develop the first Dungeons & Dragons RPG to be published on PC, improved speed and graphics on Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and creatively contributed to hits like Falcon 3.0, Crimson Skies, 007: Everything or Nothing, and DMC.
Ferran Perez | Co-Founder & Creative Director at RolldBox Games - CG Spectrum Game Design Alum and general game designer with more than 5 years of experience in Mobile and PC companies and more than 8 years in Unreal Engine, who loves using Asymmetric and Motivation-based designs to create engaging experiences.
Conxi Perez Andreu | Co-Founder & Managing Director at RolldBox Games - Computer Engineer specialized in structuring and implementing complex projects with more than 25 years of experience in corporate companies leading IT areas. Passionate about video game production, Agile and the team's power.
Cris Suarez | Art Director at RolldBox Games - Artist with more than 10 years of experience working in games and animation at companies like Nintendo, Gameloft and Starloop. Passionate about bringing ideas to life and making meaningful art.