[Guest Post] Survival of the Easiest

As a veteran Nano and first-time Screnzier, I’ve been thinking a lot about the differences between National Novel Writing Month and Script Frenzy. Mostly, I’ve been thinking about which is easier. As a seasoned Nanoer, you’d expect me to go with Nanowrimo. After all, I’ve never even written a script before (barring a few five-minuteContinue reading “[Guest Post] Survival of the Easiest”

[Guest Post] Writing for Graphic Novels

I had the feeling that it would be easier to achieve the minimum of 100 pages for Script Frenzy than the 50.000 words for last year’s NaNoWriMo and till now that seems to be the case, even being my first time writing a script and not having written much on the second week. It wasContinue reading “[Guest Post] Writing for Graphic Novels”

[Script Frenzy] Press Select: A first-person tutorial about game writing

“Press Select” MENU “New Game” “Continue” [Appears conditionally on previous save] “Credits” “Quit” NEW GAME The camera is behind the player-character’s closed eyes, slowly flickering open in a very cliche, minimalist white room. As soon as the player-character’s eyes are fully open, he can navigate the 3D environment with ease. The painfully shiny, circular roomContinue reading “[Script Frenzy] Press Select: A first-person tutorial about game writing”

[Script Frenzy] ‘Half-Sized’ Soundtrack

When I write, I like to listen to music.  I made at least two different playlists when I wrote The TECH Project, and the one I’m using while writing and editing The Final Experiment is still flexible.  I even made one as I wrote Victorious for NaNoWriMo 2011 – but it ended up only fourContinue reading “[Script Frenzy] ‘Half-Sized’ Soundtrack”

[Guest Post] Double Challenge

This year I decided to try my hand in the Script Frenzy “script writing competition”. Granted, all you need to do is to write 100 pages to win, so everyone can potentially win. Now, I have won writing competitions in the past that actually required “content” to win, so this is a no brainer, right?Continue reading “[Guest Post] Double Challenge”