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Our Latest On IronSource LevelUp: Who Goes There? The Importance of Writing Distinct Character Voices

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We're excited to share a new piece from team member Sara Hardin, recently featured on ironSource LevelUp! In her article, Who Goes There? The Importance of Writing Distinct Character Voices, Sara explains why distinct character voices are a must for telling an engaging story:

The importance of creating an appealing experience where all storytelling elements work in harmony cannot be overstated, and character voice is a huge — and often overlooked — piece of the puzzle.

Read the full article on ironSource's Medium page.


Our Latest on ironSource LevelUp: Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When You're Writing Game Mysteries

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We're excited to share that Brunette Games CCO Lisa Brunette's latest piece for ironSource LevelUp is live! The Top 5 Mistakes Game Mystery Writers Make - and How to Avoid Them covers everything from how to develop your characters with a light hand to how to keep from revealing too much too soon, or too little too late. With hundreds of mystery game titles to her credit, not to mention a bestselling novel series in the genre, Brunette's expertise is tried-and-true:

To avoid the pitfalls of character design, don't be afraid to torture your good guys, or to lend a sympathetic ear to your crooks. We'll feel your hero's win all the more if she's had to prevail against her own worst judgment in order to get there. And a villain is all the more diabolical for her charm.

Read the full article on ironSource's Medium page.

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Read Our Latest Article from ironSource, on Humor Writing for Games

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By Dexter Woltman

Recently, global software company ironSource LevelUp published an article written by yours truly on Medium. Expanding on my other blog topics about humor in casual gaming, this article discusses how to use comedy to bridge connections with players. With valuable insight on the mobile gaming industry and plenty of funny examples to go around, this is one read you won't want to miss!

To check out the piece for yourself, head over to Medium by clicking on the link or image below.

Punchline: How to Use Humor to Bridge Player Connection

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