Making Of

Making Of

Negotiations

Whilst running Augmented Authority, we have been involved in a lot of negotiations – from hiring artists ad hoc, talking with potential sponsors, to picking up and supporting the right teams. When we started the business, we had very little experience and during our time in charge, we admittedly haven’t…

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Move over Spielberg

We had felt for a while that something was missing from our website homepage, a focal point which would be the first thing visitors see. It had to help us stand out from the crowd, be informative, and ideally not require maintenance to keep up to date. We wanted it…

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First LAN – Manchester Showdown

The Morning of the Event Preparation for the LAN was coming to an end, Purge and I had spent the majority of the night planning where, when and how we were all going to meet along with plans for the day. Excitement was high knowing this was going to be…

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Support Network

So now we had our first teams through the door, how could we keep them? How could we get people to buy into our ideas and feel part of the organisation? We started keeping in regular touch and having private chats with as many of the players as possible. I…

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Recruitment Drive

So now we had a basic website, we had to start recruiting. We looked at what PC game tournaments would be hosted at the next i-series. Preferring to stick to team games as that was where we thought we could benefit our players the most, we discounted hearthstone. Our primary…