Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age
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a look at the creative and technical worlds of immersive storytelling
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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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AT&T and BBDO Launch Mega-Media [Transmedia] Storytelling with Daybreak

AT&T and BBDO Launch Mega-Media [Transmedia] Storytelling with Daybreak | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Mark J. Miller: "The immersive and interactive entertainment experience combines an original story, dedicated microsite, specially created mobile app, print, television, digital teaser advertising, Hollywood and transmedia storytelling" ...

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MTV Brings Fans Into The “Teen Wolf” Story With Social TV Program, “The Hunt”

MTV Brings Fans Into The “Teen Wolf” Story With Social TV Program, “The Hunt” | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Christine Champagne: '“Millennials want to have this radical intimacy with the stars of the shows and feel like they are in the shows and part of them, and this is a very natural way to bring them in,” says Tina Exarhos, EVP of Marketing and Multiplatform Creation at MTV, MTV2, mtvU, and MTV.com.'

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LudInc and Berlin Police bring transmedia gaming to road safety

LudInc and Berlin Police bring transmedia gaming to road safety | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

"LudInc has joined forces (no pun intended) with the Berlin Police Department to create a completely new kind traffic safety experience for children"...


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Transmedia Tuesday: Interview with Daniel Knauf About BXX Haunted

Transmedia Tuesday: Interview with Daniel Knauf About BXX Haunted | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Mindhut: "Bxx: Haunted follows a team of paranormal researchers as they spend 32 hours investigating a purportedly haunted house. What makes the story so interesting is the way that it is presented" ...

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The Time Tribe by Karen Wehner & Lucas Johnson

The Time Tribe by Karen Wehner & Lucas Johnson | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

GMD Studios Kickstarter Spotlight: "The Time Tribe is an episodic game for kids 8 to 13 that does more than just occupy their time; it teaches them in ways that naturally stimulates their will to learn. And it’s all wrapped up in a great transmedia package."

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"StoryTelling without Borders" Engaging Audiences on Multi Platforms. MTV's Teen Wolf

"StoryTelling without Borders" Engaging Audiences on Multi Platforms. MTV's Teen Wolf | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Sarah Casey: "The key is that the show is not dormant during its off season, but active on multiple platforms, not just the tried and true reruns and trailers although both elements have been taken to previously unimagined levels."


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Transmedia Tuesday: Guidestones, an Interactive Thriller

Transmedia Tuesday: Guidestones, an Interactive Thriller | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Chaunton: "For those of you who have been following Guidestones: an Interactive Thriller, you already know this is a hands on storytelling experience worth checking out. If you haven't yet, you should take the time. It's one of the most unique web series out there right now."


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The Indianapolis 500: a remarkable test-case in the future of transmedia programming

The Indianapolis 500: a remarkable test-case in the future of transmedia programming | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Tim Carmody: "[...] sports are increasingly immersive, multi-screen, information-rich, participatory experiences, to an extent that most other forms of entertainment flatly envy."

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The Time Tribe - Episodic time travel adventure game

"A history-based time travel adventure to thrill and enlighten kids, with epic storytelling, awesome gameplay, and real world fun."

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A Kickstarter Campaign with a Transmedia Twist from ‘Anyone But Me’ Scribe

A Kickstarter Campaign with a Transmedia Twist from ‘Anyone But Me’ Scribe | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Joshua Cohen: "Transmedia isn’t just a buzzword, but an engaging and cost effective tactic employed by content creators to entice fans and keep them entertained and engaged between regularly scheduled programming" ...

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Prison Dancer: A Transmedia Musical Hopes to Transcend Borders

Prison Dancer: A Transmedia Musical Hopes to Transcend Borders | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Lilledeshan Bose: 'Trans wha? "Transmedia property" means the story of Prison Dancer is told on multiple mediums: online, via YouTube and social media platforms, and also via traditional arts avenues, such on film and onstage.'

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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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Secret Location Combines Gaming, Interactivity, and Telephony With Mysterious Film “The Sevens”

Secret Location Combines Gaming, Interactivity, and Telephony With Mysterious Film “The Sevens” | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Rae Ann Fera: "Toronto-based interactive agency uses a multi-layered narrative experience to test the limits of where technology meets story" ...

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Cindy Tam's comment, June 11, 2012 12:01 AM
Ever play 11th hour or Myst? This reminds me of that.. interesting to see it catching on outside of a PC. Is this sort of technological story-telling something invented or is it remembering things forgotten?
Julio Vizcarra's curator insight, August 18, 2013 11:14 PM

Transmedia en acción

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The world of Defiance ... can it work?

The world of Defiance ... can it work? | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Justin Olivetti: "Can Defiance work? The cross-media venture between Trion Worlds and Syfy is one of the most interesting projects in the industry right now, if for no other reason than that a TV/MMO crossover has never been done before. At least, not like this" ...

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Turning A YouTube Hit Into A TV Show: The Annoying Story Of A Multi-Platform Orange

Turning A YouTube Hit Into A TV Show: The Annoying Story Of A Multi-Platform Orange | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Ari Karpel: "There is an 'Annoying Orange' videogame, T-shirts sold in JCPenney, and now a Cartoon Network series, debuting Monday, June 11. The original Annoying Orange web series is still going strong, with more than 1.4 billion YouTube views, 2.4 million subscribers, and a whopping 153 episodes so far."

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Best-Selling Book Turns Into Mobile Game for Women in Developing Countries

Best-Selling Book Turns Into Mobile Game for Women in Developing Countries | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Zoe Fox: "Half The Sky, the best-selling book written by Pulitzer Prize winning couple Nick Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, is turning into a revolutionary gaming concept, targeting women in the developing world"...

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PREVIEW: Collider – A New Time Travelling Transmedia Project Gets Underway

PREVIEW: Collider – A New Time Travelling Transmedia Project Gets Underway | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

 Geek Syndicate: "Collider is a new transmedia project under development which will culminate in a feature film. Leading us to that goal the team behind the project have sprinkled out an intriguing path of digital breadcrumbs consisting of a video game, web series and a six part comic."

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Doing Dirty Work with Mary Lynn Rajskub

Doing Dirty Work with Mary Lynn Rajskub | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Dan Casey: "Somewhere between a pop-up video and a Choose Your Own Adventure book, the series provides scores of awesome bonus content in the form of phone calls, text messages, e-mails and videos."


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The Lizzie Bennet Diaries Brings Jane Austen to YouTube

The Lizzie Bennet Diaries Brings Jane Austen to YouTube | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Michael Andersen: "With the main thread of the story playing out from Lizzie Bennet’s perspective, other characters are turning to social media to fill in the details."

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Trion releases Defiance feature video, details 'transmedia' synergy

Trion releases Defiance feature video, details 'transmedia' synergy | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Jef Reahard: "Trion has released a new making-of featurette for Defiance, its "transmedia" property that includes a sci-fi shooter MMO and a Syfy television series."

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YouTube's first transmedia sitcom goes above and beyond

YouTube's first transmedia sitcom goes above and beyond | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Liz Shannon Miller: "The Fine Brothers have a long-established reputation for trying new things with web content, and this year, they're using YouTube's money to create not just a show, but a fully immersive social media experience and a full line-up of shows"...

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Defiance – A Transmedia opportunity that gives a new lease of life to in-game advertising

Defiance – A Transmedia opportunity that gives a new lease of life to in-game advertising | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Dan Plant (electricginger): "What is really exciting is that this is a truly transmedia project where the layers of the narrative are built up not only between multiple media channels, but where people can engage in different ways with the plot and actually have an effect on how it evolves."

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Detective Avenue, one year on: reporting on the “first transmedia cluedo”

Detective Avenue, one year on: reporting on the “first transmedia cluedo” | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Vincent Puren: "April 2011, Orange and Murmures Productions launch Detective Avenue, a new sort of transmedia experience combining an interactive police series with a inquiry game. One year on, the winner of the Orange award for Creation and his partner look back over an experiment that was full of lessons."

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