featured work

Roambot - Official Selection, Alt.Ctrl.GDC 2019

Roambot Gamasutra showcase article

The Narrative Department:
Game Writing Masterclasses

Head of Content & Community

Frequency - interactive fiction, Telltale Games Creative Workshop 2017

Frequency - story web view in Twine editor


Jack is an Austin-based narrative designer whose work has been recognized by the Telltale Games Creative Workshop and the Alt.Ctrl.GDC exhibition. He currently works as Head of Content & Community for The Narrative Department game writing consultancy and masterclasses, and as a freelance writer & narrative designer.


September 2018 - March 2019

Roambot - Official Selection, Alt.Ctrl.GDC 2019

An alternative controller prototype and accompanying game demo. Featured on Game Developer, CNET, and Tom's Guide.

Click to play on itch.io

March 2017


A short experimental work of interactive fiction, accepted into the first Telltale Games Creative Workshop at the 2017 Game Developers Conference.


Cell: (940) 230-6020
Email: johnbrennanford@gmail.com

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