Video Game Writing

One of the ways more and more WGC screenwriters are taking it Digital is through involvement in the world of video games. As professional storytellers, practiced in the art and skilled in the craft, the screenwriter's powerful narrative drive is an asset to video game creation and development.

This page offers information and resources about screenwriters and video games.

The Value of Hiring a Professional Screenwriter for a Video Game

 

Profile of and Interview with WGC Member Matt MacLennan, Screenwriter with Ubisoft (from Playback)

 

For Game Writers, Brevity is the Soul of.... (by David Midgley from IGDA News)

 

International Game Developers Association Newsletter


Canadian Screenwriter summer 2017 is on newsstands now. View excerpts, and subscribe here.

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SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
  • Calgary International Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 20, 2017

Calgary International Film Festival

Calgary International Film Festival, Sept. 20-Oct. 1 calgaryfilm.com

SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
  • Edmonton Film Festival
  • Vancouver International Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 28, 2017

Edmonton Film Festival

Edmonton Film Festival, Sept. 28-Oct. 7 edmontonfilmfest.com


Vancouver International Film Festival

Vancouver International Film Festival, Sept. 28-Oct. 13 viff.org

SEPTEMBER 30, 2017
  • Daryl Duke Prize Deadline

SEPTEMBER 30, 2017

Daryl Duke Prize Deadline

The Daryl Duke Prize is for excellence in a screenplay for an unproduced longform dramatic film. Details at daryldukeprize.ca

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