A collection of 4 posts
Harmony Between Story and Gameplay
LUDONARRATIVE DISSONANCE Ludonarrative dissonance is a lens through which to talk about video games that is thrown around a lot these days in the general discourse surrounding the medium. Since Level Story is a magazine all about story in video games, the subject was bound to be brought up at
Madeline Vs. Herself
Most conflict in stories can be broken down into a character versus blank scenario. There is character versus nature (Into the Wild), character versus character (Les Misérables), and character versus society (First Reformed, Catcher in the Rye, the Hunger Games). Celeste is an example of the character versus self conflict.