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Friday, October 3 • 14:00 - 15:00
Bruce Heard: World Building for Fiction & Gaming

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Many aspiring creatives long for imaginary worlds of their own, yet loathe the staggering amount of work involved. This seminar provides a down-to-earth methodology from the point of view of an author who writes both fantasy fiction and role playing game accessories. Highlights include: getting started, overcoming writer's block, establishing a unique hook, breaking down the work, and crunching nuts and bolts (history, geography, economy and demographics, culture, politics, as well as organizations and secret societies) to generate exciting dynamics and believability.


Bruce Heard

Fearless Leader, Calidar Publishing
Bruce Heard (born in in Nice, France) is a game designer, and an author of several products for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game from TSR. At least, this is what Wikipedia says about me! I grew up in France (mostly), England, Morocco, Washington DC, and Texas. I... Read More →

Friday October 3, 2014 14:00 - 15:00 PDT
01. Tynehead Ballroom 1 Second Floor, Left Side

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