The week after Katamari Damacy's release in Japan for PlayStation 2 back in 2004, Keita Takahashi, previously of Namco Bandai, visited Game Developers Conference to demonstrate his seminal "object rollup" title at the prestigious Experimental Gameplay Workshop.
You can see how this well-loved game came together over on the GDC Vault's new YouTube channel. It's free!
About the GDC Vault
In addition to this presentation, the GDC Vault and its new YouTube channel offers numerous other free videos, audio recordings, and slides from many of the recent Game Developers Conference events, and the service offers even more members-only content for GDC Vault subscribers.
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