With over 25 years of combined story and game development experience at world-class entertainment companies such as Marvel, Activision, Lucasfilm and Telltale, Evan Skolnick brings a unique perspective to narrative experiences in the games we play. An active game writer, college instructor and international speaker, he has imparted core storytelling techniques and knowledge to well over a thousand working game development professionals. He is the author of the top-rated Video Game Storytelling: What Every Developer Needs to Know About Narrative Techniques.
Recent game projects to which Skolnick has contributed include Cuphead: Don’t Deal with the Devil, The Walking Dead: A New Frontier, Batman: The Enemy Within, Mafia III and Star Wars: Battlefront. Prior to that he’s worked on titles such as Dying Light, Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2, The Godfather: Five Families, Over the Hedge and many others.