4D Fiction

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Browsing Posts published in April, 2011

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#Transmedia is killing Hollywood will kill Transmedia “Franchises are not stories. Franchises are brands.” http://www.giantmice.com/archives/2011/04/transmedia-is-killing-hollywood-will-kill-transmedia/ /via @imbri

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Studios reboot vidgame plans | Variety http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118035749 /via @SimonPulman #transmedia

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Why complaints about Valve’s Portal 2 ARG miss the point http://arst.ch/p2w /via @arstechnica,@vpisteve #ARGs #transmedia

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The Perplexing Final Chapter Of San Francisco’s Jejune Institute http://www.theawl.com/2011/04/the-perplexing-final-chapter-of-san-franciscos-jejune-institute Great recap! /via @davecobb

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“Transmedia is NOT a reinvention of storytelling, just an extension on it..the latest in a long history of extensions.” http://www.mikejones.tv/journal/2011/4/4/transmedia-storytelling-is-bullshit.html

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Case Study: Lost Zombies, a crowd-sourced zombie documentary http://4dfiction.com/2011/04/case-study-lost-zombies/ (@LostZombies) #args #transmedia

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“In the viewer’s imagination is where our properties truly exist” ~@StephenDinehart http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5BaUipfouU #transmedia /via @poburke

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Truth! “No matter how technology changes, a story is still a story.” ~@motionpix #filmmaking #writing #storytelling

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Why we need storytellers at the heart of product development | UX Magazine http://uxmag.com/strategy/why-we-need-storytellers-at-the-heart-of-product-development /via @lanceweiler

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JC Hutchins (@jchutchins) interviews Andrea Phillips (@andrhia) on #transmedia storytelling and some recent projects http://jchutchins.net/site/2011/04/14/podcast-interview-with-andrea-phillips-transmedia-writer-and-game-designer/

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Post-project interview with Jan Libby (@labfly) at YSAT about her indie ARG Snow Town http://www.yousuckattransmedia.com/2011/04/ysat-indie-args-an-interview-with-jan-libby/ /via @ChristyDena #ARGs

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Character interaction: “You must know your world inside & out… It’s part writing, part improv, and part performance art.” ~@Slackmistress

Lost Zombies is a project conceived and executed by Skot Leach, which began with the goal of producing a community-generated film, a crowd-sourced zombie documentary, but ended up being quite a different beast. In the following case study, Skot highlights many key milestones in the project, lessons learned along the way, and how much it actually changed from the initial concept.

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“How you make media and performance work together is a wide open landscape – there’s no right answer.” ~@GMDClark #ipf pttp