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The Valtari Mystery Film Experiment

The Valtari Mystery Film Experiment | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Transmedia "in the way" of Icelandic Post-Rock Musicians To those who know what Valtari is, this post won't be even a little bit new to them (or maybe it will...
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Beyond t-shirts: Assassin’s Creed’s transmedia movement | VG247

There was a time when Nintendo and Sega’s loveable mascots were the most engaging properties the games industry had to offer. Back when toy stores were still a major player in the promotion and take up of games, quick and dirty licensing was to everybody’s benefit, so games spawned Saturday morning cartoons, comics, picture books, action figures, plushies, playsets, movies and more – and nobody gave two hoots for the continuity of the universe in or outside of the products.

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POWER TO THE PIXEL « Impressions from The Pixel Lab 2012

POWER TO THE PIXEL « Impressions from The Pixel Lab 2012 | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Sharing is what the Pixel Lab is all about. As the world of hybrid storytelling is shaping itself, the best way to explore the new forms of storytelling is by learning from each others experiences, successes, failures and lessons learnt. But for this process to actually work for everyone it has to be based on generosity and open-mindedness.

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Location-based Storytelling – Transmedia Storyteller

Location-based Storytelling – Transmedia Storyteller | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Location-based storytelling is popular and there is much to gain by applying a transmedia storytelling-based approach.

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Simon Staffans: 5 Transmedia myths debunked

Simon Staffans: 5 Transmedia myths debunked | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Freshly back from cross-media fest The Pixel Lab, MediaCity Finland's Staffans decided to set some transmedia myths straight...
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5 things transmedia startups can learn from Deadwood

5 things transmedia startups can learn from Deadwood | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Transmedia is still a country for pioneers & prospectors. We are embarking on the big gold rush. Those who believe in it go all in and endure tough times finding financial and creative partners.
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Transmedia Storytelling, Fan Culture and the Future of Marketing - Knowledge@Wharton

Transmedia Storytelling, Fan Culture and the Future of Marketing - Knowledge@Wharton | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Transmedia Storytelling, Fan Culture and the Future of Marketing by Knowledge@Wharton, the online business journal of the Wharton School.

 

Andrea Phillips first encountered transmedia storytelling back in 2001 when a friend told her about a baffling website by the Anti-Robot Militia, a group opposed to the advance of cybernetic humans.

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Create a successful transmedia project (write, produce, buzz)

The full panel session I was on at Cross Video Days a couple of weeks ago is now up on YouTube.

 

Speakers: Ian Ginn — Creative Producer and Educator

Robert Pratten — Founder, Transmedia Storyteller

Boris Razon — Digital Storytelling & Transmedia, France 

Simon Staffans — Designer of cross and transmedia formats
Raymond Van Der Kaaij — Executive producer and managing director at Revolver Media

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CultureFuture: PRAGMATICS: A Few Notes on Transmedia

CultureFuture: PRAGMATICS: A Few Notes on Transmedia | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

A while back, my company created a month-long transmedia performance called In Memoriam. (Entire archive available here). After a conversation with a colleague about our experience, I decided to record a few key lessons we learned.

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Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: Pixel Lab 2012 half-time report

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: Pixel Lab 2012 half-time report | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

I’m currently attending the 2012 edition of the Pixel Lab, one of the foremost professional workshops / seminars in the field of multiplatform / transmedia in the world, IMO. 36 producers are attending from all over Europe (and some from even further away), backed up by a host of tutors, experts and Power to the Pixel people.

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TFI New Media Fund: a look into the projects now | i-docs

TFI New Media Fund: a look into the projects now | i-docs | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Last year saw the first ever recipients of the Tribeca Film Institute new media fund. Four to eight non-fiction projects are funded between $50,000 and $100,000 as well as mentoring ...
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Training our Storytelling Muscels at the Writers-Camp

Training our Storytelling Muscels at the Writers-Camp | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
A couple of days ago Christian has joined the writers-camp at Wendland Shorts Festival to pitch a transmedia world. ...
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Transmedia NZ on The Big Idea – What the # is Transmedia? | Transmedia NZ

Transmedia NZ on The Big Idea – What the # is Transmedia? | Transmedia NZ | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

In the first of a series of blog posts from Transmedia NZ exploring the wonderful world of transmedia, Anna Jackson attempts to answer the question, ‘what the # is transmedia?’, and reports on Doc Lab 2012.

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Does transmedia mean fanfic? | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics

Does transmedia mean fanfic? | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Publishing Perspectives has an interesting piece by Jan Bozarth, an author who has created a series of children’s books, “The Fairy Godmother Academy,”...
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Meanwhile, over on Minecraft The Hunger Games are running 24/7

Meanwhile, over on Minecraft The Hunger Games are running 24/7 | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
A few weeks back, my neighbour’s 8 year old son spent almost over an hour carefully spelling out ‘Minecraft’ in foot and half high multi-coloured letters on the sidewalk in front of his...
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Gary Hayes - Predicting the Precend

Gary Hayes - Predicting the Precend | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Predicting Present Futures - Navigating the Perfect Media Storm 1007 views
A 2 hour presentation by Gary at the Darwin Monsoon Arts and Media Festival in June 2012. Gary Hayes, Futurist and New Media Evangelist - The media and storytelling landscape is constantly changing but in the last six years we have never seen such monumental change. Gary takes us on a journey from the old days of new media through to the very near future using current examples of the work in ABCs Multi Platform TV team through to other cutting edge examples of Augmented Reality, Transmedia, Social Media Storytelling and Games.

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Connecting Brands & Networks To Make Content Matter | #audiences #transmedia #brands #analytics #YouTube #Netflix

Connecting Brands & Networks To Make Content Matter | #audiences #transmedia #brands #analytics #YouTube #Netflix | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Creative disciplines that seem to lack... Discipline. Branded content. Branded entertainment. Branded transmedia campaigns. Content marketing. Brand journalism. You've heard the terms, but have probably struggled over their meaning, and their value.
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Video Games and Transmedia, a mutual inflence?

Speakers: Julien Aubert — Founder, Bigger Than Fiction Paul Bennun — Co-owner & Chief Creative Officer, Somethin' Else Morgan Bouchet — Transmedia and Social...
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Beyond the Blurb of NY Hearts (trans-media series)

NY_Hearts: LES melds a love story with an iPhone app and the sights and sounds of the Lower East Side. Dive into the story of Jill, a mixed media and tattoo ...
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The Girl Gamer Examined: An Interview with Andrea Phillips

The Girl Gamer Examined: An Interview with Andrea Phillips | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Award-winning author Andrea Phillips has worked as a game designer and writer on titles such as Perplex City, Floating City, and America 2049.
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Nuno Bernardo: How to use new Social tools — like Pinterest — in Transmedia Projects

Nuno Bernardo: How to use new Social tools — like Pinterest — in Transmedia Projects | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

beActive just became the first company to launch a series on Pinterest. But should you necessarily jump on all new social platforms?

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Centering on the Audience

Centering on the Audience | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Despite my love of dead German philosophers and obscure art theories, I’m a pretty practical guy (for a mad scientist.) I don’t see a phenomenal work mindset as an abstraction; I see it as a framework...
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