Craft richer, more compelling games.
- Location: Online
- Duration: 7 weeks
- Skill level: Intermediate
- Sessions: 6
This practical training will help you master the story principles behind successful video games, craft memorable protagonists, and learn how to effectively merge story with gameplay.
This is a practical course developed by two leading storytellers from the worlds of film & TV and games, John Yorke and Caroline Marchal (Interior Night). It’s designed for industry professionals looking to create more immersive player experiences and for new writers intrigued by the possibilities of interactive stories.
You’ll work in a small group of dedicated writers with an expert tutor. By the end, you’ll have a story treatment for an original game and the narrative skills to better integrate story into the development process.
You may be eligible for a ScreenSkills or Women in Games training bursary for this course. See 'bursary information' further down this page.
Our professional skills training has been independently accredited for integrity and quality. All learners receive certificates of completion detailing CPD learning hours.