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Sunday, November 12 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beautiful Art in Video Games
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In 2010 Roger Ebert said "video games can never be art", but countless games out there prove him wrong. From those that look like animated watercolor paintings (like Valkyria Chronicles and Okami) to ones with worldbuilding to rival any novel (like BioShock and Dark Souls), come talk about the fantastic finds that prove it's content- not medium- that defines a quality product. DEMOS/GAMES

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Lynati is a freelance writer, artist, costumer, and event organizer in the Philadelphia area who has just survived a third year as the head of Philcon's programming division. The last person to ask about the eels didn't do so politely; more's the pity.

Robert C. Roman

Robert C Roman is an author of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Steam Punk, Space Opera, Superheroes, and Paranormal Romance. Robert has taken a long and winding path to get where he is today. Finally growing tired of life of adventure, Robert settled down with the Ur-Goth and began spawning... Read More →

Michael Ryan

Mike Ryan is a Twitch streamer (https://twitch.tv/toanstation) and produces a bi-weekly video game talk show, Inside the Magic Circle. He has been a fan of science fiction ever since the age of six. His love of the genre has expanded to include tabletop games, video games and ani... Read More →

Sunday November 12, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Crystal Ballroom Two