Guest of Honor

Dan Martin

Dan Martin is a Los Angeles-based writer and a ten-year veteran of the games industry, specializing in interactive narratives where the player’s choices shape the story. Most recently, he was the Lead Writer of Star Trek: Resurgence from Dramatic Labs. Dan has written for top franchises across multiple platforms, including games for BatmanThe Walking Dead, and Game of Thrones, a Spotify-exclusive Halo audio-drama, and a prequel comic for Star Trek: Resurgence from IDW. His work has won or been nominated for “Best Writing” awards from outlets such as NAVGTR, IGN, D.I.C.E., and the BAFTAs.


Prior to entering the world of interactive storytelling, Dan spent years working in story development and as a script reader for traditional film and television companies. He is a graduate of Harvard College and USC’s School of Cinematic Arts MFA program. See more at DanMartinMedia.com.