Ghost in the System: Authorial Voice in System Design

It’s easy to see an agenda in piece of narrative work, or to see a criticism of an issue in a digital painting,but can math be an expression of our view of the world? Can dynamics of the systems say how we feel about the world? I strongly believe they can, so let me show you how, and why.

Marta Fijak is a biologist and computer scientist by education, a game designer by pure love. I have a fixation on applying scripts to everything and designing mechanics to invoke emotions. Did society in Frostpunk. Currently a lead game designer at 11 bit studios.