ROMANCING THE BEO Part 2: Narrative Drive

This is my follow up to ROMANCING THE BEO Part 1.  Previously, I considered how my playthrough of Dragon Age Inquisition (DA 3) was similar to Extra Credits’s critique of the romantic narrative in Witcher 3. In their rather wonderful video, ‘Romantic Dilemmas – How Witcher 3 Builds Character through Choice’, the Extra Credits kids … More ROMANCING THE BEO Part 2: Narrative Drive

ROMANCING THE BEO Part 1: Character Connection

In some much-fun research for our podcast on romance in video games, I watched ‘Romantic Dilemmas – How Witcher 3 Builds Character through Choice’, by the Extra Credits team, James Porntnow, Daniel Floyd, Carrie Floyd and Scott DeWitt.  It’s a really good video with a lot of insight for 6 minutes.  Please do check it … More ROMANCING THE BEO Part 1: Character Connection

Developing Fragments

I attended  my first dedicated games convention recently – the Develop: Brighton expo.  I continually head to other ‘sub cultural’ events, such as London Comic Con, Hyper Japan and a few other events dotted around.  I’m never sure what I expect from these, but always manage to be a little disappointed.  I even began inching … More Developing Fragments