Carrie Patel

Carrie Patel

Carrie Patel is a narrative designer at Obsidian Entertainment and a novelist. She wrote for the fantasy RPG Pillars of Eternity and authored The Buried Life and Cities and Thrones.

Carrie is a novelist and narrative designer from Houston, Texas. She is the author of the science fantasy mystery The Buried Life, which received a starred review from Publishers Weekly, and its sequel, the thriller Cities and Thrones. Both books were published by Angry Robot.

Her short story "Here Be Monsters" appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and "The Color of Regret" was published by PodCastle.

Carrie is also a full-time narrative designer at Obsidian Entertainment, where she has written for the RPG Pillars of Eternity and its expansions, The White March Part I and II. Pillars was nominated by the Writers Guild of America for Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing and voted Game of the Year for the Mac App Store.