Nina Roussakoff is a games industry veteran with interdisciplinary experience in both programming and design. Primarily focussed on narrative for the past eight years, Nina was a finalist in 2020 for the Game Dev Hero Award in Writing and Narrative Design for her contributions to Beyond A Steel Sky; she was also a finalist for the Game Designer of the Year GameHERs Award in 2021. Currently Nina is Game Director of Paleo Pines, a highly anticipated title in the wholesome game genre, and Founder of Lovewish Ltd, a games studio which celebrates women’s and girls’ narratives.
Join Nina for a chat about narrative choice design, where she will discuss how a personal mistake taught her valuable lessons in storytelling. She will also share insights for creating engaging and meaningful interactive storytelling experiences.