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Edwin McRae's Blog


Edwin McRae is an Indie narrative designer who just wants to help other Indie game devs make their game stories the best they can be.

AAA is Goliath. Indie is David. And that little kid didn't beat Goliath by challenging him to an arm wrestle.

Story doesn't need to be expensive, it just needs to be good.

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Posted by Edwin McRae on Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:10:00 EST in Indie
Every game needs a story, but not every game needs a plot. And trying to apply a plot to your Indie game that only needs a story will land you in hot water, both mentally and financially.

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Comment In: [Blog - 11/10/2017 - 09:10]

Good to hear from you ...

Good to hear from you again, Katarina. :- Actually no, I m not assigning plot to any particular medium, I m simply pointing out a common misconception. That misconception is that Plot Story, whereas it s more like this. Story is the toolbox and Plot is the screwdriver. For instance, ...