PAUL BENJAMIN: Writer, Editor, Supermodel

Category Archives: Video Games

Job Seeking

After layoffs at Four Kitchens, I’m now on the hunt for a new job.  I’m looking for an opportunity where I can use my 15+ years of experience as a team leader and resource manager to produce great digital content for websites, apps, video games, and/or animation. I especially enjoy the challenge of collaborating withContinue Reading

Staple! 2015 – Visit the show this weekend!

I’ll be at Table #1 with the incredible Rick Klaw and the inimitable Mark Finn. Also, today is Will Eisner’s birthday! We’ll be celebrating at Austin Books and Comics with this awesome cake and I’ll be interviewing comics creators about Eisner’s influences on their work. Another highlight:  I’ll be moderating a panel on diversity in video games! http://staple-austin.org/2015-…/spawning-diversity-in-games/ Let’s getContinue Reading

Kickstarter: The World-Maker

It’s no surprise to my blog readers that I love fantasy games like D&D and video games. When those two things are combined, you can bet I’ll be glued to my monitor with controls at my fingertips. One of the greatest fantasy video games of all time was called Planescape: Torment. I just funded aContinue Reading

PaulBenjaminWrites.com World Premiere!

Welcome to PaulBenjaminWrites.com – the new web page of Paul Benjamin. I’ve streamlined things from my old web presence and added lots of new features. I’ll be posting regular updates both personal and professional here, right on my front page. Where else can you read about awesome new comic book projects and life as aContinue Reading

Marvel Heroes MMO

Marvel Heroes – Free to play MMO Gazillion Entertainment’s Marvel Heroes MMO (Massively Multiplayer Online) game is a blast to play. It’s a Diablo-style 3rd person action game in which you can play a huge variety of Marvel characters FOR FREE! I wrote the in-game dialogue for many of the characters in the game, includingContinue Reading

Bioware’s Star Wars: The Old Republic

Star Wars: The Old Republic A lot of people ask me about the work I did on the award-winning MMO (massively multiplayer online) Star Wars game. The game was released in December to rave reviews and is enjoying incredible success. My talented friends at Bioware are constantly updating their website with tantalizing tidbits on thisContinue Reading

Marvel Heroes – The Story So Far

I talk a lot in my blog about my life as a U.S. Foreign Service spouse living in Uzbekistan. I don’t tend to write a lot about my career in comics and video games. That’s because half the time I’m not allowed to talk about the things I’m working on. You see, most entertainment projectContinue Reading

Mega Post!

As we prepare to hop on a plane tomorrow for Tashkent, Uzbekistan, I’ve decided it’s time to say goodbye to Washtington DC with a mega post covering all those things I skipped over on this blog during my ten months in our nation’s capital. Prepare yourself for months of DC experiences all crammed into aContinue Reading

NY Times bestseller – World Of Warcraft: Shaman

WORLD OF WARCRAFT: SHAMAN Written by Paul Benjamin, Art by Rocio Zucchi. In this tie-in to the World of Warcraft Cataclysm game expansion, the elements of Azeroth are out of control, unleashing devastating natural disasters that threaten to tear the world asunder. All hope rests with the shaman, who are able to commune with the elements. MulnContinue Reading

Starcraft: Frontline Vol. 3

Starcraft: Frontline Vol. 3 This volume continues the canon tale of a psychic child on the run in the brutal StarCraft universe. The manga anthology collects four stories, one of which is co-written by me and writer/video game designer Dave Shramek, with art by the talented Hector Sevilla. In “War-Torn,” young psychic Colin Phash isContinue Reading