04/05/2011 12:51 pm ET Updated Jun 05, 2011

Random House Partners With Video Game Company THQ Inc

For a while I’ve been suggesting that publishers looking to explore the full potential of enhanced e-books would do well to look to the world of video games for lessons. And as it happens, for a while video game makers have been tapping the talent of professional writers to develop stories that are as engaging as the graphical and technical qualities of modern games.