This week’s episode is a special discussion panel all about game writing: What it is, what it means, and how you can be doing it better! Panel members include Nathan Meunier, Rick Davidson, and Chris Solarski.

Topics discussed:

  1. How do you pin down and define game writing?
  2. How game writing works in open world games and in projects that aren’t necessarily narratively driven
  3. The nuances of a well-written character
  4. Working as a game writer within a larger team
  5. How context and details truly make up the world of your game
  6. …and much more!

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