Interview: Walking Dead Dev Talks Moral Choice, Unexpected Success, And The Importance Of Good Storytelling

With his hugely popular Walking Dead series continuing to garner widespread acclaim, Telltale Games’ Jake Rodkin speaks exclusively to FMV Magazine about the secrets of its success, the pros and cons of episodic gaming, and why there needs to be more mature storytelling in games. At the start of the year, if someone had told you that one of the most critically and commercially-successful titles of 2012 would be a downloadable episodic point-and-click... Read More

Game News: Walking Dead Dev Calls For Stronger Storytelling In Games

Telltale Games’ Jake Rodkin has claimed that many developers underestimate the importance of story and writing – and this has led to mainstream gaming being dominated by soulless, superficial experiences. “Video games, like movies, have got stuck in a rut of just being action-packed, bravado-filled wish-fulfillment,” he said, in an exclusive interview with FMV Magazine. “In many games, the script is actually the last... Read More