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Does anybody out there know what type of format is used in writing the stories for a Survival Horror game? Is it written in movie script format, or a different format? Master Conjurer

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Ooh good question, never thought of that.

I''d guess they have their game specification documents which indicate where characters are talking and reference to an external script (probably in play/movie screenplay format).

That''s bound to be a decent way of doing it anyway. Especially since you''ll want to be getting talented scriptwriters to do the writing job - to avoid the hideous writing in games like House of the Dead 2.

Why do you ask?


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