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The art of telling stories over multiple platforms in a common storyworld
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Developing and producing multiplatform content in Finland – what, why and how?

A commissioned report on multiplatform development and production in Finland, based on a case study of the multiplatform project...
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Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: Transmedia tools – Conducttr Mobile and Weavr

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: Transmedia tools – Conducttr Mobile and Weavr | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

It’s been a while – a year or more – since I last wrote something about possible tools to use for transmedia storytelling. In the meanwhile, so many new opportunities, products and tools have come up. What prompted me to write this post was two tools that are out there now and that represent quite different spectras of the transmedia field.

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'True Blood,' 'Twilight' Sink Teeth Into Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

'True Blood,' 'Twilight' Sink Teeth Into Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC] | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
How do vampire series "True Blood," "Twilight" and "Vampire Diaries" stack up against each other in terms of social media prowess? Like this.
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Context | Culture | Collaboration: Critical Thought TV: Interviews on Transmedia Activism

Context | Culture | Collaboration: Critical Thought TV: Interviews on Transmedia Activism | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

I was honored to be invited to speak with Stuart Dambrot of Critical Thought TV around the possibilities of narrative design for social impact.

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Henry Jenkins: frictions emerge over trans-media and money-making

Henry Jenkins: frictions emerge over trans-media and money-making | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
American media scholar and pop culture expert Henry Jenkins, currently on a lecture tour of Europe, said that all content is heading in the direction of trans-media, shifting from its original state to new platforms.
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Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: Nordic Game and Nordic Transmedia Meetup

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: Nordic Game and Nordic Transmedia Meetup | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Nordic Game is a game conference. 1600 people, most of them coders, gamers and other industry people; lots of game showcases and a lot of talks on how to create and co-create and finance and market games and game content.

On the transmedia track, talks have been slightly different.

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Research | The Transmedia Manifesto

"Transmedia Stories – A Study of Producers, Consumers and Their Respective Roles in the Production Process of a Transmedia Project"

 

The research uploaded here is a a master thesis made by Cecilia Roos. This study is the final thesis of the master program Culture and Media Production at Malmö University.

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New Transmedia E-Book Re-Writes Ending Based on Reader | Digital Book World

New Transmedia E-Book Re-Writes Ending Based on Reader | Digital Book World | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Call it "choose your own adventure" for the e-book world.

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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 | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Sports and sports media compose a gigantic global business. Neither are untouched by technology. In many respects, sports are leading the way in bringing live video and information to alternate computing devices both inside and outside the home.

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Trion releases Defiance feature video, details 'transmedia' synergy

Trion releases Defiance feature video, details 'transmedia' synergy | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

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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ACG Unabridged: Evan Jones - Deus Ex Machinatio - Andrea Phillips

ACG Unabridged: Evan Jones - Deus Ex Machinatio - Andrea Phillips | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Evan Jones is that rare combination: Creative, a great head for business, and a stand-up human bei...
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Complex TV: Transmedia Storytelling

Complex TV: Transmedia Storytelling | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
It’s time for another chapter of Complex TV to go live on MediaCommons Press—this time, the topic is Transmedia Storytelling. It builds on work I have done in recent years about how televi...
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Lessons from the Immersive Writing Lab - Journal - mikejones.tv

Lessons from the Immersive Writing Lab - Journal - mikejones.tv | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

The Immersive Writing Lab was a week-long intensive seminar and workshop series staged last year.Coming out of the IWL program, Portal Entertainment (where I’m serving as head of story development) instituted an international Storyworld writing competition for writers keen to engage with the possibilities and potential of multi-platform transmedia.

 

I’ve compiled my list of the top 6 tips that emerged from judging the IWL Storyworld Competition for practitioners and future proposals in this field. Some a glaringly obvious but evidently need to be said, some are more intricate and speak to the complexity of writing in this arena.

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Dutch insights on transmedia

A storytelling evolution. Transmedia will take you on immersive journeys in worlds that are told across multiple channels. 10 Dutch practitioners share their insights on writing this new language. They will give you handholds in producing transmedia stories and how to engage audiences to it.

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K7 talks to Lance Weiler about Transmedia for broadcasters

K7 Media gained an exclusive interview with Story Architect and Transmedia Expert Lance Weiler who gave us advice about Transmedia to our international broad...
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CTV To Launch Original Drama with Multiplatform Viewer Experience | Broadcaster - Canada's Communications Magazine

CTV’s new original drama series Saving Hope, premiering in the medical-drama  spot on Thursday, June 7 on CTV and NBC, is setting a new benchmark for companion content and audience interaction. Viewers will be able to immerse...
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'The Avengers': The First All-Star Movie By Design

'The Avengers': The First All-Star Movie By Design | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Jeff Gomez: "Our love of team-ups, in fact, dates back to the Stone Age. Early man imbued all things around him with animus, and the coolest things — the sun, the moon, the ocean — were either the incarnations of, or controlled by superior beings, gods. It was just a matter of time before pantheons formed, relationships got complicated, and villains arose to challenge the benevolent"...


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Evolution of Singapore's media landscape - the move to transmedia storytelling - Channel NewsAsia

Evolution of Singapore's media landscape -  the move to transmedia storytelling - Channel NewsAsia | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Transmedia storytelling is where a story interweaves through various media so that more information is shared about the content.
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Transmedia Storytelling Around The World: Brian Clark | Transmedia Storytelling Berlin

Transmedia Storytelling Around The World: Brian Clark | Transmedia Storytelling Berlin | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

For our interview with Brian Clark of GMD Studios we slightly reworded our interview questions to “Why Not Transmedia”?

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The Role of Mobile in Transmedia Storytelling

The Role of Mobile in Transmedia Storytelling | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Transmedia storytelling and marketing are hot topics for entertainment brands, independent content producers, and product and service brands. As companies explore how to reach through the maelstrom of digital channels and social media to connect with their audiences, they recognize their stories must cross platforms.

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Website helps fans friend shows - Entertainment News, Technology News, Media - Variety

Website helps fans friend shows - Entertainment News, Technology News, Media - Variety | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
A website that gives fans a chance to connect to their favorite TV characters is providing shows a platform to use that energy to promote the programs.. Technology News from the entertainment source: Variety.
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Transmedia Tuesday: Guidestones, an Interactive Thriller - Mindhut - SparkNotes

Transmedia Tuesday: Guidestones, an Interactive Thriller - Mindhut - SparkNotes | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

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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4 months of TransmediaSF!

4 months of TransmediaSF! | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Want to hear a story? 6 months ago, the very first edition of Storyworld conference took place in San Francisco, bringing together a large community of multiplatform storytellers coming from all ...
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Project Literacy Among Youth: Technology, Transmedia and Happily Ever After

Project Literacy Among Youth: Technology, Transmedia and Happily Ever After | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it

Although there are media literacy traditionalists who view technology and media literacy as frenemies, I see the two as a match made in heaven. My recent exposure to a glamorous technology fairy tale with a happy ending ("The Future of the Book") engendered high hopes for a long term romance between technology and media literacy education.

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Doing Dirty Work with Mary Lynn Rajskub

Doing Dirty Work with Mary Lynn Rajskub | #transmediascoop | Scoop.it
Everyone loves to make a mess, but no one stops to think about how they get cleaned up. It's not like after every gruesome murder on Dexter the crime scene is cursed to remain a human Jackson Pollock painting.
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