admin on September 30th, 2010

This is a list of games with interesting stories. It is not a complete list, just a little bit about each game and what makes it interesting. Ico: http://www.us.playstation.com/Content/OGS/SCUS-97113/Site/ “The player of the game takes on the role of Ico, a young boy born with a pair of horns, who must escort a princess named Yorda [...]

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admin on September 28th, 2010

David Freeman’s Creating Emotions in Games is getting a little old, but it’s a wonderful book. It contains literally hundreds of simply little ideas to making a game story that much more interesting. He outlines them in a nice framework, putting quick tips and strategies in short, clear chapters. It’s the closest thing to a [...]

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admin on September 28th, 2010

The International Digital Media Arts Association 2010 Conference in Voncouver, BC is focused on the digital narrative this year. Held at Emily Carr University, the conference aims to incorporate all the elements of the current trends in digital media arts as they relate to narrative. This should be a pretty interesting set of topics. Here’s [...]

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admin on September 27th, 2010

We are looking for position papers of colleagues with either an expertise, or experiences (good or bad!), in teaching Interactive Digital Storytelling in either artistically/creative or technically motivated seminars. We are also interested in industrial or other practical experience reports of the knowledge exchange necessary in interdisciplinary projects. The last 10 years of research in [...]

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admin on September 27th, 2010

We are looking for position papers of colleagues with either an expertise, or experiences (good or bad!), in teaching Interactive Digital Storytelling in either artistically/creative or technically motivated seminars. We are also interested in industrial or other practical experience reports of the knowledge exchange necessary in interdisciplinary projects. The last 10 years of research in [...]

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