4D Fiction

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@4DFiction:

“Awesome as it is, #transmedia doesn’t inherently make a poor story worth following. That phase is over now.” @ivanovitch #swc11

@4DFiction:

“ARGs began as ‘search’ games, because that’s what the Internet was about at that time” ~Weisman /via @lbeckste #swc11

@4DFiction:

Def’n #transmedia : “Narrative fragments distributed over media, greater than its parts when woven by audience” ~Jordan Weisman #swc11

@4DFiction:

“Our own memory becomes a story of our own creation” ~Jordan Weisman #swc11

@4DFiction:

“Our brain fragments experiences all over different parts of the brain in memory.” ~Weisman /via @floerianthebard #swc11

@4DFiction:

“With the host of platforms we can use, it’s sometimes forgotten…that story is at the center.” @storycentral @porter_anderson #swc11

@4DFiction:

“Absolutely right – we need to connect people from all disciplines to create as good experiences as possible.” @simon_staffans #swc11

@4DFiction:

“Fantasy and sci-fi build huge storyworlds in mono media, it’s why those genres have such rabid fan cultures” ~ @mikemonello #swc11

@4DFiction:

“@jaybushman reminds- War of the Worlds was not intended as a hoax- just result of listeners tuning in late, missing intro” @thacher #swc11

@4DFiction:

This! “It’s the story, stupid” /via @toenolla #swc11

@4DFiction:

“‘storytelling hasn’t changed, just the colors and the palette we can play with’ ~ @vpisteve” @simon_staffans #swc11

@4DFiction:

“yup @stitchmedia: the trap in interactive fic is 2 give most influential choices 2 audience 2 involve’em 2 fullest” @simon_staffans #swc11

@4DFiction:

“Answer this for success:’Can our equiv. of a novel’s ‘page turn’ be just as compelling as the story being told?’ @jimbabb” @thacher #swc11

@4DFiction:

“Transmedia writing is ‘about making the IP feel larger than it is.’” @toenolla #swc11

@4DFiction:

“transmedia isn’t a “thing”, it’s an approach & a logic that transforms how all other media is produced” @ivanovitch #swc11