Did you miss J.J. Abrams and Newell speaking at Dice? Don’t worry – we’ve got the full video here.
While we’ve read the text of their speech numerous times, someone has posted the full length video and it’s well worth twenty minutes of your time. The last few minutes are incredibly interesting as the men tease the idea of a collaboration, but the discussion of narrative and medium is, at least in my opinion, a glimpse of the conversations that our industry needs to be having on a day-to-day basis.
You can see the video here:
It’s brilliant stuff really. Polygon spoke with Abrams after the keynote, and he confirmed that the collaboration he’s seeking with Valve won’t be based on any preexisting IP.