Narrative Designer, Cultural Consultant, & Podcaster
Daniel is a Canadian podcaster, game designer, and cultural consultant. He is the recipient of 2 Gold and 4 Silver ENnie Awards for his work in the tabletop gaming industry.You might know him from the Asians Represent! podcast or his independent game design work (Wicked Congregation, Ross Rifles, and the Chronicles of Spring & Autumn series). As a freelance narrative designer, some of his notable works include the New York Times Best Selling Candlekeep Mysteries adventure supplements for 5th edition Dungeons & Dragons, the Ultimate Micro-RPG Guide, and Dark Archive. As a cultural consultant, he has worked for companies like Dimension 20 and Critical Role Productions.Daniel is also one of the co-founders of Level Up Gaming, a Toronto-based organization that provides facilitated tabletop roleplaying gaming experiences for the autism community.
This page contains my work as a Narrative Designer, Game Designer, Developmental Editor, Cultural Consultant, and Producer. I have an intense passion for telling stories through games. My goals are to immerse players in meaningful experiences, write thought-provoking stories, and craft detailed worlds. The following works below are a selection of my portfolio.
Select Narrative & Game Design Credits
Developmental Editing, Cultural Consultation, & Editorial Services
For professional inquiries about narrative design, cultural consulting, podcasting, or appearances, please use the form below.For personal inquiries, please reach out to me on social media @danielhkwan.