Jennie Kong

Creator

Narrative Writer, thatgamecompany

Events

Painting The Skies: A Conversation with The Artists of thatgamecompany
With the first anniversary of Sky this month, meet the award-winning thatgamecompany studio and go behind-the-scenes to discover the team's unique approach to creating beautifully animated and emotionally-impactful games such as 'Journey', 'Flower' and their newest social adventure - 'Sky'. From art direction, animation, music score to storytelling, Yui Tanabe (Lead Artist), Vincent Diamante (Composer), Aaron Jessie (Environment Artist), Scott Stribling (Animator) and Ashley Coad (Concept Artist) chat to moderator Jennie Kong (Narrative Writer) on the making of the games. Expect fun insights and a Sky fan Q&A in this exclusive Anime Expo panel!

When: Saturday - July 4 at 2:25 PM - 2:55 PM PDT (see timezone chart)
Where: Twitch - Channel 2

Jennie is the narrative writer and comms lead for thatgamecompany, their latest title is Sky: Children of the Light.

 

In 2017, she directed a digital docuseries called The Game Makers, which chronicled 15 game luminaries. Her fantasy-inspired short films and music videos have appeared at film festivals and comic conventions, as well as digital channels such as Stan Lee’s World of Heroes.

 

She began her production career assisting TV & Film Directors Richard Martin, and Jordan Vogt-Roberts, on their productions for Hulu, Netflix, Amazon and Legendary Pictures.

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