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Alternate Reality Gaming for kids, and “The Blackline Mystery” | @Wired Geekdad http://www.wired.com/geekdad/2011/09/alternate-reality-gaming-for-kids/ #ARGs #transmedia #storytelling

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A Bloody Poker’s Paradise from vm-people | ARGNet http://www.argn.com/2011/05/a_bloody_pokers_paradise_from_vm-people/ /via @argn #args

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Excellent overview of @CampfireNYC‘s “The Maester’s Path” campaign for #GameOfThrones http://www.argn.com/2011/05/a_walk_through_westeros_retracing_the_maesters_path/ #transmedia /via @argn

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Followup to #DasBuch2011 from a player: ARG or “Who the hell sent me this postcard?” http://berzerkraccoon.wordpress.com/2011/04/14/arg-or-who-the-hell-send-me-this-postcard/ #ARGs /via @Greenfaery,@Pyrker

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Another @GameOfThrones delivery unboxing report, from @jchutchinshttp://jchutchins.net/site/2011/02/25/winter-is-coming-a-transmedia-fiction-experience-with-j-c Impressive attention to artifact detail!

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Snow Town! A fun, mysterious, non-marketing, grassroots #transmedia project — an ARG: http://wikibruce.com/2011/02/snow-town-called-it-wants-its-books-back /via @Wikibruce #ARGs

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Wow, impressive artifacts delivered to @violetblue from HBO’s @GameOfThrones promotion – http://bit.ly/huMkvt #transmedia

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F8 Comes Knocking at My Door: Dexter ARG Hits Close to Home http://bit.ly/9Dk0ER /via @ARGN #args #transmedia

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Mysterious Secret Library Card, what does it all mean? http://twitpic.com/2f1pbp #secretlibrarycard /via @BARGBARG, @TigersHungry

It’s prompting nostalgic retro-flashbacks to the 80′s, all this hype for the upcoming film Tron: Legacy – a sequel to the classic cult sci-fi adventure from 1982 Tron. But the new face of Tron presented by 21st century technology and special effects has the fan-base in a tizzy.

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About the time of Levi’s launch of their new “Go Forth” campaign, reports began popping up of nifty packages being delivered from the Levi Strauss and Co. Archives in San Francisco. Days after I reported the press release at ARGN.com, 4DF received a package!

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Celebrities are a hot target for ransoms and blackmail. So is it any surprise that Seth Green of Idle Hands and Austin Powers fame has now had to likewise suffer a life-altering, catastrophic tragedy?

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