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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: The Narrative Innovation Showcase
Speaker(s): Cara Ellison, Clara Fernandez-Vara, Francisco Gonzalez, Greg Heffernan, Navid Khonsari, Emily Short, Matthew Weise
Company Name(s): Independent, NYU Game Center, Independent, Cosmo D Studios LLC, iNK Stories, Spirit AI, Fiction Control
Track / Format: Game Narrative Summit

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Overview: This session presents short-format talks from leading innovators in game narrative, who will share the stories behind their most cutting-edge creations, the ambitions they had, the challenges they faced, and the solutions they invented. Each speaker will reveal in detail the experimental storytelling techniques they developed to advance this new game design frontier, dissecting particular narrative design problems and revealing the strategies they deployed to tackle them.

GDC 2017

Cara Ellison


Clara Fernandez-Vara

NYU Game Center

Francisco Gonzalez


Greg Heffernan

Cosmo D Studios LLC

Navid Khonsari

iNK Stories

Emily Short

Spirit AI

Matthew Weise

Fiction Control

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Game Narrative Summit

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