Narrative Lead for Remedy Entertainment
Mikko Rautalahti works as a narrative lead at Remedy Entertainment. He’s been a writer on games like Alan Wake and Quantum Break. He lives in Helsinki, a magical city in the faraway land of Finland, which is totally a real place and not made up at all.
The Writer Explained
The game writer is in a key position in any game production that has a focus on story, but it’s not necessarily always clear what that actually entails. How does a writer integrate with the rest of the team, and why does it matter that they do? How do you deal with shifting production realities, and what are realistic expectations for the actual day-to-day experience at work? A discussion on the actual work a game writer has to do in order to make a game reality.