Entries by Danny Homan

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. That said, it’s the best job I’ve ever had, and it’s extremely […]

Ave et Salve: Narrative Design in Dark Souls

Ave et salve–hello and farewell–was a Roman greeting when two travelers passed each other on a road, perhaps heading from one corner of the extensive  empire to the other. The greeting conveyed both a sense of genuine comfort in seeing another soul, and also the reality that the vastness of the empire meant that the […]