Storytelling

04.21.13
EVE Evolved: Five years of EVE Evolved
04.21.13

EVE Evolved: Five years of EVE Evolved

About five years ago, on April 27th, 2008, I joined the Massively team and wrote the very first i...

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04.18.13
Breakfast Topic: What's your headcanon?
04.18.13

Breakfast Topic: What's your headcanon?

Headcanon is a concept you may not be familiar with if you're not an RPer or fanfic writer. Simpl...

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03.26.13
The '101 Gameplay Ideas' behind the Assassin's Creed franchise
03.26.13

The '101 Gameplay Ideas' behind the Assassin's Creed franchise

During a panel at GDC today, Ubisoft writer Corey May and lead mission designer Philippe Bergeron d...

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02.03.13
EVE Evolved: Is EVE becoming a spectator sport?
02.03.13

EVE Evolved: Is EVE becoming a spectator sport?

This week saw another landmark event in EVE Online grab the gaming community's attention as over...

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11.02.12
Storyboard: Plotting concepts
11.02.12

Storyboard: Plotting concepts

There's an uncomfortable paradox in roleplaying as regards plotting in advance. If you plan out y...

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10.10.12
Hitman: Absolution trailer focuses on story, actors in goofy mo-cap getups
10.10.12

Hitman: Absolution trailer focuses on story, actors in goofy mo-cap getups

The Hitman series is known for allowing players to create their own narratives within the sandbox l...

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10.10.12
People live in Pandaria; or, our house in the middle of the sea
10.10.12

People live in Pandaria; or, our house in the middle of the sea

"And that night, her mom said that the two of them and the now-dead guy were the only 3 people wh...

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09.05.12
The Daily Grind: What's the best way to deliver MMO lore?
09.05.12

The Daily Grind: What's the best way to deliver MMO lore?

The MMO genre is increasingly dominated by AAA titles like The Secret World, Guild Wars 2, and St...

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07.29.12
EVE Evolved: Sandboxes make the best stories
07.29.12

EVE Evolved: Sandboxes make the best stories

Every MMO has stories to tell, some written by developers and told through quest content and othe...

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