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Call Out: Part Choose-Your-Own Adventure, Part Exquisite Corpse

  Part choose-your-own adventure, part exquisite corpse, part fiction pyramid scheme, The Wyoming Project is an experiment in phenomenology and post-postmodern narrative structure.​ With each author writing new branches of the story based on what previous authors have written, our goal is to write an epic great work of Infinite Jest-level proportion and accessibility. ​This […]
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An Immersive “Black Mirror” Experience Is Coming To London [+ I’m Scared]

London’s Barbican Centre has announced that it’s bringing Charlie Brooker’s hit series Black Mirror to life, creating an immersive experience called “Into the Unknown: The Journey Through Science Fiction” this summer. The Barbican’s Silk Street entrance hall will feature a massive six foot video installation based on the 15 Million Merits episode from season one, […]
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Talking ‘Walking Sims’ With The Chinese Room’s Dan Pinchbeck

To think there was a time when a game like Dear Esther was seen as a radical concept. One so against the grain that it actually left some players enraged and decrying that its very existence was harmful to videogames. Ostensibly, there’s very little for you to do in Dear Esther. It’s a calm and […]
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Knott’s Shuts Down ‘Insensitive’ Mental Hospital VR Experience

Knott’s Berry Farm has shut down a virtual experience designed to take visitors through a mental hospital scenario at the urging of local mental health advocates who called it “insensitive.”“FEARVR” was an extra paid attraction of the park’s annual Knott’s Scary Farm event. Visitors wearing a virtual reality headset would be strapped to a hospital […]
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All The Delicate Duplicates Interview | Words About Games @ EGX 2016

Gary interviews Tracey McGarrigan about All The Delicate Duplicates, a digital fiction game about the relationship between a father and a daughter that is strained by arcane objects that they’ve inherited from Aunt Mo.