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CARA ELLISON

Cara Ellison is a Scottish writer, game critic and video game narrative designer.

She has written for The Guardian, VICE, Kotaku, PC Gamer, Paste Magazine and the New Statesman, and wrote the best-named column in the world, S.EXE, at Rock Paper Shotgun. She was also co-writer on Charlie Brooker’s How Videogames Changed The World for Channel Four television.

Her writing and game narrative work has been featured in The New York Times and Wired, and she was one of The Guardian’s Top Ten Young People In Digital Media 2014. She contributed to the forthcoming game Dishonored 2, and has recently put out a collected volume of her gonzo crowd-funded itinerant travelogues around the world – Embed With Games: A Year on the Couch with Game Developers.

She is currently working on unannounced game projects.