|Scriptwriting for Games|
Instructor: Lindsay Grace
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|Scriptwriting for Games Syllabus||Scriptwriting for Games Syllabus||0||HTML|
|What is a Game Writer?||An overview of the scriptwriter?s role and responsibility in video games. This is an excerpt from a larger document created by the IDGA game writers SIG.||1|
|Interactive Storytelling Part I||Excerpts from the IDGA?s overview of storytelling in games.||2|
|Game Step Plan Sample 1||A sample step plan for a Zombie Master hypothetical game.||2|
|Interactive Storytelling Part 2||Excerpts from the IDGA?s overview of storytelling in games. Part two covers parrallel paths, threaded and object oriented story.||5|
|Plot Step Plan 1||Sample plot outline for Archibald. Archibald is a copy of a very famous theatrical work.||5|
|Plot Step Plan 2||Sample plot outline for Political Lovers. This plot outline is copied from a famous history.||5|
|The Aeneid Plot||The plot of Virgil's Aeneid.||5|
|Cinematic Vocabulary||A list of standard terms for cinematic sequences / cut scenes / obligatory cuts in games.||6|
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