Eevi Korhonen


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After 10+ years of experience, ranging from mobile and Facebook to AAA games, Eevi Korhonen is very familiar with the many facets of game design. As a narrative designer, her main areas of interest are worldbuilding and the intersection of mechanics and storytelling. Her love for all things weird and creepy can be witnessed in her latest works, CONTROL and Returnal.

Eevi Korhonen is speaking at the following session/s

Evolving Storytelling in Returnal: How to Tell a Haunting Story

Thursday 14th July: 14.00 - 14.45 Room 3

In this talk, Eevi Korhonen discusses the storytelling techniques used in Returnal and how they were utilized to craft its haunting story. The talk journeys through the challenges of telling a story in a game with fast-paced action gameplay and a roguelite structure all the way to how the team managed to combine elements from various genres to create the strange cocktail that makes up Returnal.


  • Learn how Returnal's story was put together
  • Learn how you can fit together story and fast-paced action gameplay
  • Learn techniques to craft mysterious and ambiguous stories

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