WGGB hosted a week-long online festival of free videogames narrative panel events, which ran from Monday 6 to Friday 10 July and were sponsored by Fusebox Games.
Part of the union’s Write On series, the events took place on Zoom and featured a stellar list of speakers from the world of games writing.
Getting Started and Staying In – How to start and build a career in game narrative
Transmedia Tales – Change the platform and you change the story, the challenges and rewards of telling stories in different forms from VR to comics
From Page to Performance – How interactive scripts are transformed through voice, face, motion and performance capture
Narrative Design – Breaking down and building up stories in an interactive environment
World Building – The art and craft of creating narrative settings, societies and scenarios for games