Narrative Analysis: Epilogues
Epilogues can provide closure and build anticipation for future stories.
Editorial: The Art of the Reboot
How do you know when it’s time to reboot a franchise?
Editorial: Chat Bots and Game Plots
Are robots going to replace game writers? Not exactly.
About Cutscene University
At Cutscene University, our goal is to teach the essentials of storytelling by using the vibrant, engaging stories from both classic and modern video games. Visit our Narrative Analysis section to learn the fundamentals of story, and our StoryScan section to read about strengths and weaknesses in popular game stories. For a more casual look at video game storytelling, read our editor’s musings on game narratives in the Editorial section.
Next Update: Friday, January 13th, 2023.
Narrative Analysis 101:
StoryScan: Critical Hits, Weak Points, and Versus
Study the highs and lows of popular video game stories.
Conversations with our Editor-in-Chief and interviews with industry professionals.