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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.