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Game Narrative Summit: Comics to Games: Great Adaptations


Action-oriented, visual, collaborative, and multi-disciplinary, comics and games are natural allies, and adaptations of comic book IPs into video games multiply every year.nnIn 5 bite-size, nutritious microtalks, a panel of pros from both disciplines gather to share practical tips and knowledge to inspire, and inform game devs of all stripes about:n nAdapting a comic book IP into a game, from conception to release.n"The canon" and how to approach it-- especially when dealing with marginalized characters whose portrayal must evolve even while the "rules" don't.nWhat publishers and licensors need from story teams, and what makes the best IP collaborations worknTechniques comics can lend to making better gamesnHow to build indie game stories from the ground up, so they have the potential to be adapted into other forms

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