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How Writers Can Work with Games Developers

Bedlam Brookmyre

At the London Book Fair last week experts in video games development shared their insight on how writers can break into the lucrative and growing industry.

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Want to Write for Video Games? 7 Top Tips

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Many writers would like to try their hand at writing for the video games. Here are a few top tips on how to get started.

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PP for Italy’s Giornale della Libreria: Publishing’s Front Lines

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Publishing Perspectives’s latest column for the Italy’s Giornale della Libreria covers the frontline battlegrounds in publishing, from print vs. digital, to books vs. videogames.

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Editorial: How Far Are We Prepared to Go?

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Ed Nawotka reflects on the pace of innovation in media, and whether book publishers should continue on their path to create more apps and digital products.

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Using the “World Itself as a Storytelling Canvas”

Corey King

Storydrive Frankfurt speaker Cory King describes how his ambitious game Clandestine: Anomaly aims to define augmented reality storytelling.

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Storydrive Speaker Drew Davidson on Augmented Reality Storytelling

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StoryDrive Frankfurt speaker Drew Davidson believes that technology enables new ways to share stories, but the experience is ultimately about the quality of the story.

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Matt Costello on StoryDrive China and the Future of Storytelling

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Ideas not technology should lead story development in the digital age, says multiplatform creator Matt Costello, a featured speaker at next week’s StoryDrive China conference.

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PublishNews Brazil: January Bestsellers, Adapting Classics into Video Games

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From Brazil: Luis Fernando Verissimo is the sole Brazilian fiction writer on the January bestseller lists; Livro e Game is turning classics into educational video games.

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Surveying the Surprisingly Sanguine UK Children’s Publishing Scene

L to R Vanessa Godden, Venetia Gosling, Lisa Edwards

The recent Bookseller’s Children’s Conference had some good news – sales are up – on top of plenty of good advice. Here’s our sampling and survey of the scene.

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How Freemium Self-published Fiction Is Taking Over China

Helen Sun of Publishing Technology China

The enormous popularity of freemium fiction attracts over 40% of Chinese internet users each month, writes Helen Sun of Publishing Technology.

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