Games, in other words, offer a metaphor for a vision of life that can be ordered, understood and conquered. They are fair and just in a way that the real world is not. The game makes its player a fair bargain: “Give me your time and energy and you will prevail in accordance with your […]
WALLPAPER is an interactive digital narrative; a concept somewhere between contemporary installation art, and traditional video games. I’ve heard the term “alt-games” used for it, and I feel that’s fairly fitting — it combines non-linear storytelling with elements of spatial design, cinematography, sound design, and a plethora of other disciplines. Recently there’s been something of […]
Beyond Eyes is a game where you guide a blind girl through an unfamiliar world, revealing it through touch, scent and sound. This gorgeous game is now available on Steam. Grab it here.
The above is a great snap of audience members eyeballing our explanatory #PRISOM film [with the pic credit going entirely to Nathan Jones]. The film was commissioned specifically for the latest Torque Event held on April 18th, 2015 at the Furtherfield Gallery in London. If you’re interested in knowing more about the communication mechanics of […]