Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, Hitman: Absolution, and BBC talks added to GDC 2013

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 25 January 2013 20:37 GMT

GDC 2013 organizers have announced new lectures for the conference which include talks on Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, Hitman: Absolution, Lichdom, and games development through the BBC.

343 Industries’s Kevin Grace, Frank O’Connor, Kiki Wolfkill, and Matt McCloskey will conduct a postmortem on Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn.

IO Interactive’s Mika Vehkala and Moon Collider’s Matthew Jack with discuss AI in a talk titled “Spaces in the Sandbox: Tactical Awareness in Open World Games” using Hitman: Absolution, their work at Crytek, and the upcoming RPG, Lichdom, as examples.

Robert Nashak, BBC Worldwide’s executive vice president of Digital Entertainment & Games will host a session titled: “BBC, Cross-Media and Video Games.” Here, he will discuss the network’s development process when turning IPs such as Top Gear into interactive entertainment.

More information on the sessions can be found through the event hub.

GDC 2013 takes place March 25 – 29 in San Francisco.

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