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April 5, 2022
Many Multiple Endings

How Many Endings Does It Have?

How many different endings does a story need? Having multiple endings is clearly appealing, but endings are a vitally important part to a story, possibly the […]
July 19, 2021

How To Create Memorable Interactive Story Moments

There is so much BLAND out there… So much media, and so much is boring, instantly forgettable. Don’t you agree? I like lots of different films, […]
July 16, 2021

The Best Video Game Story Ever…

Witcher, Mass Effect, Journey, Last of Us, GTA, Heavy Rain, Uncharted, Gone Home, Bioshock, Edith Finch… Donkey Kong? How the hell do you choose? Plus, you […]
June 4, 2021
Realism in Video Games

The Strangest Thing About Realistic Video Games

Over the last few years, to fulfil my mission, to create new kinds of entertainment by turbocharging stories and traditional media with interactivity I have been […]
May 11, 2021
Guillotine by Choo Yut Shing

The Illusion of Interactivity

You read to the bottom of this page, and then click to another article… is that interactivity? In a way. You interact with many things in […]
April 27, 2021

Are you Bored by the Algorithm?

I’ve set up a new email list, called Bored by the Algorithm. I wanted to do something a little less businessy, more polemic, more interesting. It […]
February 2, 2020

20 Ideas to Improve Your Interactive Storytelling – FAST!

If you’re developing, creating or publishing your own interactive stories, you will know that there is little out there on the web in the way of […]
February 26, 2019

The Follow Up to Netflix’s Interactive Black Mirror: Bandersnatch

I was relieved to hear that making Bandersnatch completely screwed with the minds of its creators, producers and actors. Apparently they were walking around with their […]
December 2, 2018

How to Give Your Audience Control and NOT Regret it

Did you hear about the Secret Story Network? It’s an R&D project we have been developing on the QT at Bellyfeel. What is the Secret Story […]
February 22, 2018

Interviewed for Create Hub Technique

I had a great chat with Richard Adams for the Create Hub Technique podcast recently. You can listen to it here: Interactive Narratives with Krishna Stott