something about mary

Mary Kenney writes critically acclaimed video games, longform non-fiction, comics, and stories. She is a writer at Insomniac Games and was a lead writer on Telltale’s The Walking Dead series.

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, Salon, and Kotaku. She worked in Chicago as a managing editor and writer for Modern Counsel and The Alumni Society magazines.

When not writing or gaming, she can be found buried in a book, running a tabletop RPG, or attempting to conquer a French recipe.