Recent News:

20 December 2013 - Three new items!
  • Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag is out! And it's getting great reviews!
  • I am currently reading my novel Adventure and posting each chapter online - i.e. an audiobook written and read by me!
  • I wrote a new article for Gamasutra called "Reality Bytes: Pondering the Purpose of Realism."
5 September 2013 - It's been a long time between updates! A ton of new things to report.
  • Assassins Creed 4: Black Flag will be out soon. I'm the Lead writer. It's the biggst game I have ever worked on. It's the best game I have ever worked on. Look for it on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, Wi U and PC this holiday season.
  • Technoir Classics is the name of an album I recorded and released last year.
  • Are Gam(er)s Artist(s)? is a long-form article I wrote on the tricky intersection of video games and narratives, and my belief that game systems are getting less critical attention than narrative systems. Published in Gamasutra.
15 November 2011 - The game Assassin's Creed: Revelations and the accompanying film Assassin's Creed: Embers -- both of which I wrote -- are now available! And they're getting some good reviews. IGN even called Revelations "...the best Assassin's Creed yet." I'll take it!

27 July 2011
- I have fished my five-year labor of love, Adventure. It's a novel of sorts, full of wild and sad weirdness. You can read it here.

25 July 2011
- Assassins Creed: Revelations is coming along nicely. We showed a demo at E3, as well as a trailer. Also, upon its release in November, the game will be accompanied by a 20 minute short film I wrote called Assassins Creed: Embers. See the trailer here.