Game designer Nick Dixon explains how to write a proper video game treatment and the importance of effectively combining narrative and gameplay.
Story for Script Development tutor Matt Telfer explains the best routes into becoming a script editor and how to make the most of it.
Katherine Press speaks to script editor and development consultant Jessica Jones about ironing out problems with writers and what questions you should ask your script.
Chelsea Morgan Hoffman, tutor on John Yorke’s Story for Screen online course, takes questions on 5-act structure, how to perfect a professional outline and how your themes might change dramatically throughout the writing process.
You’ve written your story, now how can you test whether or not it’s as good as it can be? In Into the Woods and on his online courses John Yorke recommends asking 10 questions to check you’ve got your story straight: an approach as relevant to business, science, marketing and tech stories as it is to dramatic narratives.