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Xbox LIVE Multiplayer Gaming on Windows 8 and Other Devices

GDC 2012
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    Xbox LIVE Multiplayer Gaming on Windows 8 and Other

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      Multiplayer features make a game more fun, and are the driving force behind many successful games today. Cross-device gameplay provides publishers with a unique opportunity to delight players on any device, at any time, wherever they are. But how can a game have compelling multiplayer experiences when a player may be interrupted at any time by a phone call or a business meeting? With Asynchronous Gaming! Come learn how to build great multiplayer games for Windows 8 and other devices using Xbox LIVE services. We cover everything from asynchronous game patterns to best practices for managing sessions, matching players and using notifications to pull players back into the game.
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    Windows 7, Windows 8 Consumer Preview

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