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April 3, 2013

3 Tips For Writing Engaging Transmedia Stories

This post delves briefly into the nitty-gritty of writing transmedia stories that use a ‘tent-pole’ narrative like a film or a book as their Main Linear […]
March 27, 2013

For Your Eyes Only – The Viewer/User

Way back in 2004 when I started writing our interactive film, CRIMEFACE, I came up with an in-house term to describe the audience that would watch […]
March 20, 2013

The Audience Is Not What It Used To Be

“Story is about Respect, not Disdain, for the audience.” No one should ever get away with treating their audience with disdain or contempt. Above is a […]
March 13, 2013

More Thoughts On Writing For Transmedia

This post continues my thoughts on transmedia writing and storytelling. Just as screenwriters of horror films write specific visual sequences and actions whose sole purpose is […]
March 7, 2013

A Very Brief History Of Story And Technology

And this really will be brief as I concentrate mainly on the BIG moments created by the impact of new technologies on storytelling. Storytelling has evolved […]
February 27, 2013

Character Development In Transmedia Storytelling

In this blog I will describe a few methods we at Bellyfeel use to expand a character’s life beyond the main events that happen to him […]
February 20, 2013

Thoughts On Writing For Transmedia

In a perfect world a transmedia writing team would be assembled at the concept stage of a transmedia storytelling project. It would consist of a wide […]
February 14, 2013

Games Companies, Writers & Storyworlds

In many ways the games industry is way ahead of traditional media makers like TV and film production companies when it comes to understanding how to […]
February 6, 2013
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Storyworld – How a Story Grows

A couple of years ago we developed some very successful multiplatform content for a feature film, and created it using our own Storyworld Development Techniques. The […]