” The thing about games is, players often say they don’t care about story, but then if you took the story out, what would their reaction be? If no one cared about story, we’d all still be playing Pac-Man. There’s nothing wrong with Pac-Man, but the point is, there’s a genre of games in which you want to become part of that world. “


” If you go back and look at the early promos for Gears 1, you’ll see just how different the characters were from the actual first game, both in appearance and background. And it’s an evolutionary process. “


” The art of storytelling is in development, not fact sheets. There are posts you have to hammer into the ground from the start just to get going, but if they don’t hold up the house you build, you can change them or take them out. “


” Recreating the experience of, say, bereavement in my own head is pretty rough. I was used to switching off from emotions every day of my working life as a journalist, but in fiction, you have to feel it 100%, or else it’s a flat experience for the reader. “



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The thing about games is, players often say they don
If you go back and look at the early promos for Gears 1, you


The art of storytelling is in development, not fact sheets. There are posts you have to hammer into the ground from the start just to get going, but if they don
Recreating the experience of, say, bereavement in my own head is pretty rough. I was used to switching off from emotions every day of my working life as a journalist, but in fiction, you have to feel it 100%, or else it
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