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Clara Fernandez Vara's Blog


Clara Fernández-Vara is a game scholar, designer and writer. She's the Co-Founder of Fiction Control, a narrative design company, and is an Associate Arts Professor at the NYU Game Center. Her area of expertise is narrative in games and how it can integrate with game design, which she has explored both in games for research and in the commercial sphere. Her first book, Introduction to Game Analysis, has been published by Routledge.


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Posted by Clara Fernandez Vara on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 01:45:00 EDT in Design, Console/PC
This a vindication of narrative puzzles, which are often misunderstood and unjustly decried. Their main issues are that they tend to be annoying or badly devised, and they are a difficult design challenge.