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.