Kim Belair, Narrative designer

Kim Belair is a writer, narrative designer and co-founder of Sweet Baby Inc, a narrative development company based in Montreal. In the industry since 2013, she's worked with companies including Ubisoft, Rocksteady, Square Enix, KO_OP, Valve, and JuVee Productions to bring games and stories to life. Beyond narrative work, Kim is an advocate for representation and inclusion, and is currently leading an initiative aimed at supporting, training and empowering marginalized devs. When she isn't working, Kim can be found collecting skulls, thinking about food, and looking at her phone. Find her everywhere @Bagelofdeath

Recent articles by Kim Belair

We need a movement to tackle systemic abuse, not a moment | Opinion

For years people within the industry have listened, but they refused to hear

By Kim Belair

Now you see me: Representation as innovation

Broader representation of gender, race and sexuality can lead to new stories, says Kim Belair, and new stories can enlighten and excite

By Kim Belair

Small Stories, Big Games

Could we be making better games if we weren't so concerned with front-loading our stories with the highest possible stakes?

By Kim Belair

A Limited History of Castle Infinity

A love letter to a lost digital childhood from Kim Belair

By Kim Belair

Imagination Vs. Immersion

Kim Belair on the shift from playing 'with' to playing 'as'

By Kim Belair

Subscribe to the Newsletters