Watch Gabe Newell and JJ Abrams Talk Movies and Games

on February 13, 2013 12:04 PM

Academy of Interactive Arts and Science released a video from the 2013 D.I.C.E Summit keynote that saw Gabe Newell of Valve fame take to the stage with JJ Abrams of directing fame.

The two took time to discuss how storytelling is handled across the two mediums and both talk on why video game movies have had a hard time reaching audiences. They also announced their plans to work together on future products during the keynote.

Those interested in seeing the talk can check it the video below that gives a look at storytelling in both movies and games.

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Paul is what you would call a Jack of All Trades. He has an interest in programming and video games. He is also a capable artist, photographer, writer, reader, and an Ancient Karaoke Performer. He has been gaming since the late 80s starting with games such as Tetris and Arkanoid. His favorite genres in games include Role Playing, Action-Adventure, Rhythm, and Old School 2D Platformers. Books are another interest of his as his collection of books slowly overruns his living quarters.