Loose Canons: More Like Guidelines

When you’re writing for major IP, it’s not just the brand manager you need to appease. It’s also the ones writing the wikis and social media posts. So how does your narrative tickle all of those bones, check Corporate’s boxes, tread new ground and be back in time for tea? Simply put, the canon is more what you call ‘guidelines’ than actual rules. Welcome aboard the narrative track, game developer!

Story and Narrative


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