Video Game Writing (Scrawl S14 E06)

By February 22, 2016Scrawl Radio

Welcome back Scrawl Nation! For this episode of Scrawl, we delved into the world of video game writing.


Ryan and Kate welcomed John Groot to the show to the discuss video games. John explained what drew him toward studying video games, the varying studies of games,  his favorite part of game design, and his all-time favorite game.

In the second half of the show, John explained the procedural writing for games, the process of writing for video games, and the medium of gaming in relation to storytelling.

Ryan and Kate discussed the Rhetoric of Pop: a moment during the show where a top hit on the Billboard Hot 100 is analyzed. This week featured Zayn Malik’s “Pillowtalk”.

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