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Don’t Let Them Hear the Dice Roll—Writing RPG Fiction

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ID: SEM1233589
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Email: None available
Category: Seminar
Rules: Game system not specified
Cost: $0.00
Duration: 1 hour
Host: Dave Gross, Richard Byers, Erik Scott de Bie, James Sutter (Writer's Symposium)
Age requirement: Everyone (6+)
Experience requirement: None (You've never played before)
Are materials provided: No
Location: Indiana Convention Center, room 245
Tickets: 70 out of 100 are available (as of 1:30 AM Saturday August 25th, 2012, but this information may be out of date.)
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Time slot: Sat Aug 18 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Event added: Wed May 23 2:34 pm

When writing game-related fiction, how do you stay true to the game without letting the reader hear the dice roll? Learn the tricks of the trade from our panel of RPG industry veterans. Writing fiction for RPGs can be a tricky business. How do you capture the spirit of the game without getting hemmed in by it? What are the rules for playing in a shared world? And how do you write for worlds with decades of real-world history and still get it right? Our panel of veteran game related fiction authors have the answers!

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