Unemployed techs turn to sci-fi

We'd probably all love a miracle story like the late Michael Crichton, who wrote novels to put himself through med school and ultimately became one of the most successful writers in history.

The art of video game screenwriting

With the complexity of modern titles, even major screenwriters like John Milius (Apocalypse Now), and Robert Towne (Chinatown), have written scripts for the gaming world.