14164478053_a619ac473c_bStorytelling in Games

Epic games such as Skyrim and Final Fantasy are pushing the boundaries of storytelling. Learn how to use techniques such as scenes, rising action, and character development to turn a game narrative into a card based Role Playing Game.



Students will be able to…

  • Identify steps in the Hero’s Journey
  • Develop characters
  • Design a storyboard
  • Write a card-based role playing game (RPG) based on the Hero’s Journey
  • Create a story portfolio

Total Completion Time

Approximately 15 Hours

Student Work

Here are some examples of the work that students will complete in this course:


Inside Storytelling in Games

Inside SiG


Course Documents

Software and Hardware Specs

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