Final Keynote Speaker For #NZGDC17 Announced
July 30, 2017
We’re super excited to announce Delaney King as our final NZGDC17 Keynote speaker!
In her 20 years as a video game artist she has racked up an impressive list of AAA credits. Her creatures and characters appear in Dragonage:Origins, Unreal Tournament 04, Stormreach: Dungeon & Dragons Online, Civilization IV, Lord of The Rings Online, Fury, Mythos, Warlords: Battlecry and many more. She was the asia pacific games development consultant for Autodesk, a product specialist for The Foundry, VFX tutor at The Australian Film Television & Radio School and art director at Rocksteady and Bigworld Microforte (now Wargaming.net). Delaney was a finalist for The MCV Woman in Games award for her contribution to games education and as an activist within the industry for LGBTIQA+ people. Delaney has also worked in film and television, most notably on Carol in Where The Wild Things Are. She is now the art director at Tantalus in Melbourne.
More NZGDC news is coming soon so keep an eye on http://www.nz-gdc.com!