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Combining my passions for automation and games, I will discuss the opportunity and challenge for automating and containerizing game servers. The necessity to prioritize scale and performance makes game servers a perfect candidate for the container revolution. However many aspects of game servers and apps make this pretty challenging. Starting from the perspective of a typical transition to in-house Docker based micro services at Shopkeep, I’ll take a deep dive into the problems with, benefits of and approaches to containerizing these “opinionated” applications in a wider setting.