#17: The Secret of Monkey Island — Storytelling Principles in Games

An analysis of the mixing of the art of storytelling and the ingenuity of game design through the 1990s adventure computer game classic, THE SECRET OF MONKEY ISLAND. We also find time to discuss more modern storytelling genius in games such as THE STANLEY PARABLE.

UPDATE: Read Bassim’s response to a listener’s counter argument over on his Tumblr Blog.

Royalty Free Music from Bensound. Stock image by George Hodan.

 

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