Dungeons & Dragons in The Writer's Room


Jen Muro


Ryan Verniere

Riot Games

Playing a tabletop RPG can train you well for a writer's room - both in TV and video games. Through fluid storytelling and improvisation, writers can develop great characters and story arcs in RPGs that go on to serve as invaluable skills in the professional writing world. Join industry leaders from Titmouse, Telltale, and Riot Games as they take the audience through a live example of just how impactful a session of D&D can be on the creative writing process.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge, Gaming Wristband
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate