Startup Funding: Indie Options, Approaches and Realities
Jason Della Rocca (Execution Labs)
Just a few years ago, the only source of funding for game development was a publisher. Now that other sources of finance are entering the industry (e.g., venture capital, crowdfunding, grants, incubators), there are many more options and approaches available for indies to fund their projects and studios. This session will cover these options in detail, along with the best approach to take to raise funds given your current state. Furthermore, the pros and cons will be covered to ensure a much needed dose of reality.