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Building game worlds with creative lifehacks from the field of writing

Game Developer

Lifehacks from writing can provide valuable insights. Sometimes, especially with new releases, we need to build entire worlds from scratch. We share a practical creative algorithm for any project!

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How to write a Game Design Document

Game Developer

Here's how to write a useful, up-to-date GDD. Game Design Documents (GDD) have a long history and a different place in many designers' toolboxes.

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Rockstar Games' writing VP Mike Unsworth has departed company

Game Developer

As writing VP, Mike Unsworth had a hand in penning the script to Rockstar Games' major hits from Grand Theft Auto IV up to Red Dead Redemption II.

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The Ups and Downs of Game Writing Programs

Game Developer

My experiences with different writing programs while working on a game’s narrative.

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Genvid denies using AI to write Silent Hill: Ascension

GamesIndustry.biz

Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox The studio behind Silent Hill: Ascension has denied it is using artificial intelligence to write dialogue for the game. IGN reported players have been sharing examples of the game's writing via social media, accusing developer Genvid of using AI to generate it.

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When it comes to copy writing (for press and pitches) forget the fluff and start to BLUF

PreMortem.Games

A pattern most of us learn in school holds us back from writing clearly. Not games writing mind you, but copy writing – for pitches, store pages, press releases, & everything else. If you’re writing to a publisher or the press, they need to know whether this is useful to them immediately.

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With AI Writing Code, Will AI Replace Software Engineers?

Perforce

Even with AI writing code, AI won’t replace programmers overnight. Will AI replace software engineers? But it will impact the future of software development. Learn how.

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