Writing For Games: The Future Of Entertainment

Room: Tuke Cinema

with Sarah Wellock, James Swallow, and Tameem Antoniades
moderated by Guy Cocker

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As games and movies converge in games such as Enslaved, Beyond: Two Souls and Deus Ex: Human Evolution, we talk to three of the writers and producers of those projects to find out where the medium of games is right now, and where it’s heading in the future.

With Ninja Theory’s Tameem Antoniades, Sony’s Sarah Wellock and author James Swallow, hosted by games journalist Guy Cocker.

Appearing in this session

Guy Cocker

Guy Cocker – Broadcaster

Broadcasting credits: BBC 5 Live, Sky News, CNN

Writes regularly for Wired, T3 and Stuff, and is the resident video game expert on BBC 5 live, Sky News and CNN.
Guy Cocker
James Swallow

James Swallow – Screenwriter & Novelist

Credits include: Deus Ex: Human Revolution

James is a BAFTA nominated New York Times bestselling writer of over 30 books and numerous scripts for videogames, radio drama and TV.
James Swallow
Sarah Wellock

Sarah Wellock – Lead Community Manager at Sony Xdev Studios Europe

Sarah was voted one of the top women in the games industry in 2012.
Sarah Wellock
Tameem Antoniades

Tameem Antoniades – Co-founder & Chief Creative Ninja

Credits include: Heavenly Sword, DmC

Tameem co-founded Ninja Theory and is the Creative Director behind Heavenly Sword, Enslaved and DmC.
Tameem Antoniades