Borderlands 3 Narrative Design: Typhon DeLeon, the First Vault Hunter

The following article contains major spoilers for Borderlands 3. I wasn't sure whether fans would love or hate Typhon DeLeon. After all, the Vault Hunter is one of the most pervasive myths in the Borderlands Universe. It's an aspiration.…

Indie to AAA: Notes from a Video Game Writer

Being a professional video game writer is one of the best jobs around. Period.  I’d love to see the look on my six-year-old self’s face if I told him I’d be writing video games one day. But here’s the real talk. The path to…

So you wanna be a game writer?

Do you have advice on becoming a game writer? Yup. Here goes. 1. Embrace rejection and listen to feedback: First, becoming a game writer at a big studio is highly competitive, and there aren’t a ton of AAA game writing jobs out there.…