Interview With The Secret World Writer Joshua Alan Doetsch

Recently, I had the great privilege to sit down and interview The Secret World’s lead writer, Joshua “Scrivnomancer” Alan Doetsch, for All Day, All Night, All In.

Daimon Kiyota being awesome in The Secret WorldAs a big fan of TSW and its story, it was quite a thrill for me to be able to pick the brains of one of the main drivers behind it. And I didn’t even end up with liquid whispers telling me to carve alien runes into my living flesh.

Here’s an excerpt:

ADANAI: Explain a bit about what your job involves. What does an average day in the life of a video game writer look like?

Joshua Alan Doetsch: Every morning, a cult of gameplay designers draws a ritual circle in chalk, blood, and grave wax, summoning me with a blasphemous rite. Then we have a morning meeting. They compel me to give them text, careful not to break the circle, careful not to get too close…

Interview With Aleksey “White-Ra” Krupnyk

Here’s an exciting moment: My first interview as a professional writer.

ADANAI was able to arrange for me to interview legendary StarCraft player Aleksey Krupnyk, better known in the gaming world as “White-Ra.” He does live up to his reputation as a very friendly and polite fellow, and it was a pleasure to be able to talk with him.

The new oracles and tempests in Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm

It was interesting, too, because White-Ra is one of the players I most enjoy watching, being a Protoss player myself.

If you’re not greatly familiar with White-Ra, here’s one of his matches, casted by the one and only HuskyStarCraft: