Jamie Blustein alerted me to the cover story of the latest issue of Interactions, ACM’s magazine, which is by Jim Miller and about immersive gaming and storytelling. Here’s the abstract: if you’re lucky your library or university might have a subscription and you’ll be able to click right through to the PDF. The article is about Exocog, which was “.a set of Web sites that provided a five-week experiment in this new realm.” I see Jim Miller’s also listed as the contact person at Exocog.com for people who might want to know more about immersive marketing. Must explore this.
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I’m co-organising a preconfernece workshop for AoIR2022 in Dublin today with Annette Markham and MaryElizabeth Luka today, and I’m going to show a few of the ways I’ve engaged with new digital platforms and genres over the years. This is a key […]
I don’t have access to that article either, 🙁 but I was able to read the original case study which shares much of the same content.
A fascinating application of new narrative concepts. Interesting that it is the marketers who, in search of new ways of getting their messages to stick, are investigating this area.