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April 24, 2024

Script Development with the Humachines and AI

You autocomplete me… with a wisdom I cannot fathom. You’re now the extra person in the room. You’re half as interesting as the others but 100 […]
October 6, 2023

Do you Remember the Dice Man?

Before video games, there was another way of gamifying your life… IN REAL LIFE!   The Dice Man A 1971 novel by American novelist George Cockcroft, […]
January 24, 2023
Mirror Gag

Acting Interactive

I LOVE actors… Maybe for all the wrong reasons? Mainly because I could not do what they do and I’m jealous of their work in the […]
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 […]
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 […]