Mary Kenney is a writer of critically-acclaimed, story-driven games. She works at Insomniac Games and was a lead writer on Telltale’s The Walking Dead series. She has writing credits across several genres, including action role-playing, turn-based strategy, cooperative, third- and first-person shooter, and branching narrative.
She studied in NYU’s graduate game design program and teaches narrative design workshops at Indiana University. Before making games, she was an award-winning journalist with bylines in The New York Times and Kotaku. When not writing, she can be found buried in a book, running a tabletop RPG, or attempting to conquer a French recipe.