Schedule

AdventureX 2016 took place on the 19th and 20th November 2016.

It was our busiest event ever, and the feedback on this schedule has been very positive. For more detail on the talks and features, check out Saturday’s Programme and Sunday’s Programme.

Time
Saturday
Sunday
10:00 AMDoors OpenDoors Open
10:15 AMMichael Stein | Talk
10:30 AMWelcome to AdventureX | FeatureHow to Work with the Press
10:45 AMDave Gilbert | TalkAlexis Kennedy | Talk
11:00 AMInstinct Versus TheoryPoetic Design: Mechanics as Allegory
11:15 AMWill Barr | TalkBreak (30 mins)
11:30 AMHer Majesty’s Spiffing Post Mortem
11:45 AMBreak (30 mins)Writing about Games | Panel
12:00 PMEllie Gibson, Richard Cobbett,
12:15 PMRhianna Pratchett | FeatureJohn Walker & Michael Stein
12:30 PMFireside chat with the writer of TombGeorg Hobmeier | Talk
12:45 PMRaider, Heavenly Sword, Overlord...Docu Games - Moving Beyond Fiction
1:00 PMLunch (45 mins)Lunch(45 mins)
1:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PMCharles Cecil | TalkEmily Short | Talk
2:00 PMCreator of Broken Sword and Beneath a Steel Sky.Creator of Galatea and Blood & Laurels.
2:15 PMThe Past, Present and Future of Adventure GamesThe Past, Present and Future of IF
2:30 PMBreak (30 mins)Break (15 mins)
2:45 PMJay Tholen | Talk
3:00 PMRichard Cobbett | TalkDropsy Post Mortem
3:15 PMThe Art of Comedy in GamesGreg Buchanan | Talk
3:30 PMWriting for Games | PanelMoral Choices: Consequence and Responsibility
3:45 PMRhianna Pratchett, Charles Cecil,Break (15 mins)
4:00 PMGreg Buchanan & Jay TholenThe Dark Room | Feature
4:15 PMBreak (15 mins)The world's only live-action videogame
4:30 PMJollyboat | Feature“This is the future of gaming” (Ron Gilbert)
4:45 PMAward-winning pirate comedy duo***** Fringe Review
5:00 PM***** Three WeeksPost-show
5:15 PMPost-show
5:30 PMDoors CloseDoors Close
The Pub!The Pub!