Game-Writing Masterclass

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A real game-changer

Strong characters, compelling worlds, engaging stories and believable dialogue all add so much to the gaming experience.

This programme provides structured learning for writers who want to develop characters and worlds for games.


Workshop Details

Date: 17 & 18 November 2018
Time: 9.30am to 5.30pm
Venue: Pixel Studios, 10 Central Exchange Green, Level 2, Singapore 138649

Fees:

  • $700 for the general public

  • $600 for Screenwriters Association (S’pore) members

  • Singaporeans may use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit

  • NTUC members are eligible to use their $250 UTAP training benefit

Who can apply?
Anyone can apply, but only Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents qualify for subsidies. Ideally, you should have a flair for writing and a passion for games.

How to apply?
Submit your application before 31 October 2018 using the form below.


Game-writing Masterclass sign up form

(as in NRIC/FIN)
Please select one of the following:
If other, please specify
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
Your current address
Your phone number
Screenwriters Association membership *
Are you a member of the Screenwriters Association (Singapore)?
SkillsFuture Credit *
I wish to use my SkillsFuture Credit to offset the admission fee
Please state the amount (in SGD$) of the SkillsFuture Credit you are using to offset the admission fee, if any.

Using your SkillsFuture Credit?
Please proceed to the claim on http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit and email a copy of the claims summary to gamewriting@screenwriters.org.sg on the same day for payment instruction for the balance fee (if any).


Instructors

 
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ALEX HILTON

Alex started writing video games in 2015, after fifteen years in political communication and speech writing in London. He has worked on Assassin’s Creed Origins and Skull & Bones (Ubisoft) and Vampyr (Don’t Nod), as well as developing card games and fairy tales. Alex is currently the managing director of Actionable Insights Brewing Company, an AI startup based in Singapore.

 
 
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IAN GREGORY TAN

Ian is a co-founder and the ex-creative director of Witching Hour Studios, a game development studio that specialises in narrative driven games. Their last game, Masquerada: Songs & Shadows has garnered critical international acclaim for storytelling.

 

Partners

Screenwriters Association