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Role-Playing the Transmedia World of Continuum

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DELVERINTOVIDEOGAMES: "New TV series Continuum explores dystopia of corporate hegemony, time travel and human augmentation and establishes a compact transmedia world with strong gaming elements."


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Leave it to the geeks to show us the way.
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What TV Show Will Joss Whedon Make For Marvel? [Transmedia Alert!]

What TV Show Will Joss Whedon Make For Marvel? [Transmedia Alert!] | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Noah J Nelson : "Here’s the heart of the speculation at present: that this TV show will somehow tie into the Marvel “cinematic universe”. Which means that charcters from the TV show could turn up in the next Avengers, or Thor, or Batroc The Leaper."


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New Transmedia Project Aims To Change Fiction

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A new transmedia project called 'The Numinous Place' is trying to raise money on Kickstarter. It already has one famous backer: the actor Russell Crowe, who has apparently invested $25,000 in the project.
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Winners of the first ever Transmedia Jam!!!

Winners of the first ever Transmedia Jam!!! | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

A list of the winners with links from Transmedia SF's first ever Transmedia Jam ....

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Transmedia Tuesday: Syfy Wants You to Play their new TV Show, Defiance

Transmedia Tuesday: Syfy Wants You to Play their new TV Show, Defiance | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Chaunton: '“We have video games and we have TV shows, and TV shows based on video games, and video games based on TV shows, but this is not that. It’s all those things.” That's how Geoff Boucher described a new transmedia story that Syfy will be putting out next spring: an aliens-come-to-earth project, called Defiance.'


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Beyond t-shirts: Assassin’s Creed’s transmedia movement

Beyond t-shirts: Assassin’s Creed’s transmedia movement | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

"When even your t-shirts are contributing to a property’s fiction, you have to be very, very careful you don’t establish canon which will later contradict what another product communicates, or box a team into particular narratives."

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The Valtari Mistery [Transmedia] Film Experiment

The Valtari Mistery [Transmedia] Film Experiment | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Diogo Martins: "They're letting people around them invent their experience/experiment as they go along, using Transmedia at its purest form - their fans, listeners, friends - control the story, the experience, not them, engaging everyone around them to the point where they're the creators and the band is a mere spectator to the evolution of their initial creation."

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Transmedia Tuesday: The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

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Chaunton: "The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (LBD) is a modern retelling of Jane Austen’s classic novel Pride and Prejudice that has been unfolding across the internet over the last few months" ...

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Transmedia Tuesday: Britain's "The Seed" Makes Botany Cool

Transmedia Tuesday: Britain's "The Seed" Makes Botany Cool | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Chaunton: "One of the fun things about transmedia stories is that they can be put together in lots of different ways, from lots of different parts" ...

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When [transmedia] worlds collide: an interview with Nuno Bernardo

When [transmedia] worlds collide: an interview with Nuno Bernardo | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Ally Millar: "CEO of multinational production company beActive, Nuno Bernardo is an award-winning and Emmy-nominated writer/producer/publisher with several years of experience in transmedia production. He’s just launched his latest project, Collider World, an epic sci-fi story told across a range of media platforms" ...


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Transmedia Tuesday: The Grim and Hilarious World of "Dirty Work"

Transmedia Tuesday: The Grim and Hilarious World of "Dirty Work" | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Chaunton: "There’s a cool new show waiting for you over at http://rides.tv/dirty-work/. Dirty Work follows three dysfunctionally quirky “bioremediation engineers” who clean up the blood and brains left behind after a violent crime (or other unsavory occurrence)."

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iPhone [Transmedia] Theater Performance Brings LES Love Story to the Streets

iPhone [Transmedia] Theater Performance Brings LES Love Story to the Streets | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Serena Solomon: "A Lower East Side love story told through an iPhone app is at the center of a walking tour and performance art piece about to kick off next month" ...

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USA ‘Suits Up’ to Social TV With ‘Suits Recruits’

USA ‘Suits Up’ to Social TV With ‘Suits Recruits’ | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Christina Warren: "When USA’s hit show Suits returns to the airwaves on June 14, fans will already be part of the storyline, thanks to a new interactive social TV campaign that the network is rolling out" ...

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Alt-Minds and the promise of 'transmedia'

Alt-Minds and the promise of 'transmedia' | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Keith Stuart: "The term 'transmedia' has been derided in the past, but a Parisian developer reckons it may be the future of gaming, and Alt-Minds is the first instalment" ...

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Transmedia Tuesday: The Miracle Mile Paradox

Transmedia Tuesday: The Miracle Mile Paradox | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Chaunton: "It’s been a while since Transmedia Tuesday tackled a good old alternate reality game. To remedy that, we thought we’d take a look this week at an ARG called Miracle Mile Paradox" ...

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'Hawken': From indie computer game to transmedia powerhouse

'Hawken': From indie computer game to transmedia powerhouse | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Brian Crecente: "Hawken: A year and a half ago no one, beyond the team of nine working on the game, had ever heard the name. But by the end of this year, if all goes to plan, Hawken the game will launch in the eye of a transmedia storm that includes a video web series, a graphic novel, feature film and plans for an animated television show, action figures, a novel and perhaps, one day, lunch boxes."

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Miracle Mile Paradox Builds Bridge to the Past Through Time Switch

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Brandie Minchew: "Transmedia L.A., a monthly meetup group of people in the Los Angeles area interested in transmedia storytelling, is using The Miracle Mile Paradox as an experiment in alternate reality game development for its members" ...

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'Book of Jer3miah': BYU Web series bridged media, social gaps [Transmedia Case Study]

'Book of Jer3miah': BYU Web series bridged media, social gaps [Transmedia Case Study] | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Jessica Henrie: "[Book of Jer3miah] appeared relatively early in the Web series landscape, made Brigham Young University a pioneer in using transmedia storytelling in a film project and demonstrated that viewers don't have to be Mormon to enjoy a Mormon thriller" ...

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On Creating in a Transmedia Universe

On Creating in a Transmedia Universe | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Jan Bozarth's Fairy Godmother Academy began as a book series, but has expanded into multiple formats. Here she explains her philosophy of creation/re-creation.
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Critical [Transmedia] Eye: The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Critical [Transmedia] Eye: The Lizzie Bennet Diaries | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Andrea Phillips: "This is the first in my Critical Eye series of posts, in which I'm going to be saying hard things about transmedia projects. This is taking up the gauntlet thrown by Geoffrey Long in his post, How to Ride a Lion" ...

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Alt-Minds: Making "Transmedia” a Reality

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Steve Boxer: "Transmedia is a word that has already established itself in the lexicon – it means “To tell a single story across multiple platforms”. Judging by a recent demo, this describes Alt-Minds perfectly."

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Transmedia Storytelling: Tyler Weaver Talks Whiz!Bam!Pow!

Transmedia Storytelling: Tyler Weaver Talks Whiz!Bam!Pow! | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

 Trigonis: "Tyler has recently unveiled to the world Whiz!Bam!Pow!, a transmedia product that unfolds parts of its story through a serialized novelette and a radio show, with even more looming on the horizon to further develop a story that brilliantly blends together the Golden Age of Comics with the pangs and pitfalls of our own Modern Age" ...

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Look Out, YouTube: ‘Beat Girl’ Web Series Launches on Pinterest

Look Out, YouTube: ‘Beat Girl’ Web Series Launches on Pinterest | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Devon Glenn: "On Thursday a Web series called “Beat Girl” hit the pinboard running with 145 pins containing both videos and still images. Has a new genre arrived?"


DRC: Image is a screen shot of Beat Girl World on Pinterest.

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Tim Kring and AT&T Bring the Truth to [Transmedia] Light in Daybreak 2012

Tim Kring and AT&T Bring the Truth to [Transmedia] Light in Daybreak 2012 | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Michael Andersen: "Fans of Fox’s television series Touch won’t have to wait until next year to learn more about the power of numbers featured in the drama. Showrunner Tim Kring has paired up with AT&T to produce Daybreak 2012, a transmedia webseries designed to delve deeper into the show’s mythos."

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Abigail Marks: Deploying Transmedia Branded Entertainment: May the Force Be With You

Abigail Marks: Deploying Transmedia Branded Entertainment: May the Force Be With You | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Abigail Marks: "For Ogilvy Entertainment's Marks, brands looking to take their storytelling multiplatform should seek inspiration from Star Wars" ...

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