Video Game Writing: From Macro to Micro (Paperback)

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This book explores the challenging and evolving world of the games writer. Split into four sections, it provides a general overview, then looks at what a games writer does--covering collaboration, narrative design, editing, and adaptations. The third section elaborates on the finer details of the craft such as environmental storytelling, layering stories, and sandbox design storytelling. The book finishes with hard-earned wisdom from over 50 writers working in the games industry today. Packed with practical samples, case studies and exercises, this book is essential reading for anyone interested in the world of games writing.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781936420155
ISBN-10: 1936420155
Publisher: Mercury Learning & Information
Publication Date: January 24th, 2012
Pages: 388
Language: English