Matt Toner

An active member of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers’ Association and a two time juror for the Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Awards, Matt Toner is a writer and producer who has had his work realized as virtual reality (x1), television (x4), theatre (x8), video games (x8) and comics (x30). In games – depending on who you ask – he might have been the very first credited Narrative Designer. In theatre, Matt has been a fight director and fight instructor for multiple productions and workshops. He has been awarded or nominated for numerous distinctions including SXSW (Interactive), the BAFTAs, the Leos, the Toronto Fringe Festival, the Rockies, KidScreen, and both Fast Company and TIME magazines.

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May 22, 2022 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

As SFWA welcomes and integrates game writers into the membership, non-game writers have the opportunity to acquire critical tools for evaluating the work of their games writing colleagues to better equip themselves when voting for the Nebulas or expanding into games themselves. This panel will introduce important concepts and tools for evaluating game writing.