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Building a career in videogames writing

A free panel event by WGGB, IGDA’s Writing Sig and London South Bank University

12 December 2017, 7-8.30pm, London South Bank University

Ever wondered how to get a job working with stories in interactive media? Already working in the industry and want to know how to take your writing to the next level? A panel of experienced interactive writers are here to talk you through the dos and don’ts.

From Tutorial to Legendary, this is an inside guide that explores indie to AAA, VR to mobile sim, and will include practical advice from writers who have turned a break into a career in games writing.

The panel will be followed by a Q&A, to give you a chance to ask any questions you have.

Panelists are: Tom Jubert (Swapper, Talos Principle, FTL, Subnautica), David Varela (The Trace, Sherlock: The Network, Star Wars: Battlefront II), Andrew S. Walsh (Need for Speed, Fable Legends, Shadow of War -mobile) and Martin Korda (Destiny 2, FIFA 18, Fable).

The event is free but you need to register ahead via Eventbrite