Guy Ulmer, a Plarium Platform Technology Specialist from Israel, recently gave a presentation at White Nights Prague 2017, an international conference for the game industry.

His presentation focused on Strategy Game Design and the Operational Level of War.

Guy used Plarium’s Gates of War as an example to analyze the entire mobile strategy genre and highlight the following essential features of a successful game project:

  • Understanding the genre and its specifics
  • Targeting
  • Competitive analysis

Guy also stressed the importance of game design and provided specifics on how to put strategic, tactical, and operational levels of war into a game context.

Take a look at the video of Guy’s presentation and view his powerpoint.

The White Nights Conference takes place three times a year – in Prague, Moscow, and Saint-Petersburg. The event gathers more than 400 leading experts of the game industry from all over the world.