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Sande Chen

Game Credits

Writers

Pet Pals: New Leash on Life (2008)   (Dialog Writers)
Scooby-Doo (2002)   (Dialog)
Terminus (2000)   (Screenplay)
 

Audio

The Blackwell Legacy (2006)   (Voiceovers)
 

Localization

The Witcher (Enhanced Edition) (2008)   (Editors)
The Witcher (2007)   (Editors)
 

Thanks

Primordia (2012)   (Dave Gilbert Thanks)
Resonance (2012)   (Thanks)
The Blackwell Deception (2011)   (Special Thanks to)
Puzzle Bots (2010)   (Special Thanks To)
Emerald City Confidential (2009)   (Special Thanks)
Pizza Morgana: Episode 1 - Monsters and Manipulati... (2009)   (Thanks to)
The Blackwell Convergence (2009)   (Special Thanks)
Blackwell Unbound (2007)   (Special Thanks)
The Shivah (2006)   (Special Thanks to)
 


Developer Biography

A game writer, producer, and consultant, Sande Chen has been working in the game industry for over 10 years. Her past game credits include 1999 Independent Games Festival winner Terminus and the Top 10 downloadable mobile game, Scrabble. In 2007, she was nominated for a Writers Guild Award for outstanding achievement in videogame writing for work on the game, The Witcher. She was also profiled in Next Generation's list of the Game Industry's Top 100 Most Influential Women.

She is the co-author of Serious Games: Games That Educate, Train, and Inform and contributed to the books, Secrets of the Game Business, Professional Techniques for Video Game Writing, and Writing for Video Game Genres.

She has spoken at the Game Developers Conference, Women's Game Conference, South by Southwest, and the Serious Games Summit D.C.

She holds degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the London School of Economics, and the School of Cinema-Television at the University of Southern California. In 1996, she was nominated for a Grammy in music video direction.

Last updated: Feb 25, 2011