Rebellion founders to keynote Develop:Brighton 2019Jason and Chris Kingsley will discuss the studio’s history, smash hits like Sniper Elite and their ventures into comics and filmJames BatchelorEditor-in-ChiefWednesday 3rd April 2019Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareCompanies in this articleTandem EventsThe organisers of Develop:Brighton have announced the first keynote speakers for this year’s conference.Rebellion co-founders Jason and Chris Kingsley will kick off the final day of event with fireside chat entitled ‘Rebellion: The Path to Independence.’ In this session, they will discuss the studio’s 26-year history, the creation of some of its biggest games like recent releases Strange Brigade and Sniper Elite 4, and how the company has branched into other media over the years. In addition to games, Rebellion runs comics brand 2000 AD and last year opened a film and television studio.The brothers join a speaker line-up that already has representatives of BioWare, Riot Games, Ubisoft, Eidos Montreal, Rovio, Jagex and more.More keynotes and speakers will be announced in the coming weeks.Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games Develop:Brighton 2019 runs from Tuesday, July 9 to Thursday, July 11 and will once again be held at the Brighton Hilton Metropole.Today is the deadline for the Super Early Bird rate on all passes, and GamesIndustry.biz readers can gain an extra 10% off with the code NWGMBL. You can purchase your tickets at the conference website.Today is also the deadline for entries into the Develop:Star Awards, the new ceremony designed to honour the best in development talent. You can find out more about the nomination process at the awards website.Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Daily Update and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesGamesIndustry.biz to host David Braben keynote at Develop:Brighton 2019Frontier Developments CEO will discuss the studio’s 25-year history with our own Chris DringBy James Batchelor A year agoSean Murray to keynote Develop:Brighton 2019Hello Games founder will reflect on developing No Man’s Sky and discuss the future of the studioBy James Batchelor A year agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.