21 Results for

Alternate-reality game

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Alternate-reality games flourish at the grassroots

While big ARGs like I Love Bees and The Beast get most of the ink, there has been a steady stream of games built for very small audiences, without corporate sponsorship.

By November 23, 2009

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Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.

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New alternate-reality game? Or package I should worry about?

What do the odd items inside a UPS package with no return address mean?

By May 7, 2008

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Olympics-themed alternate-reality game goes live

"Find the Lost Ring," whose story line is built around helping an amnesiac discover her lost identity, seems like a publicity vehicle for the Beijing Olympics.

By March 3, 2008

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Alternate realities for virtual worlds

Second Life may be the best-known virtual world, but it isn't the only one. That's a big point for techies gathering this week.

By October 12, 2007

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VCs invest in alternate reality

"Perplex City" gets cash infusion to help expand online mystery puzzle game.

By December 6, 2005

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Images: Alternate reality games unfold

Clues on "Perplex City" and coded postcards found in Bologna and North Carolina blend real-world signs and storytelling.

February 28, 2005

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Pronunciation Book YouTube mystery revealed

YouTube channel Pronunciation Book has been working with Twitter channel Horse_eBooks on the creation of an alternate-reality game (ARG) set in Los Angeles.

By September 24, 2013

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'Superstruct' findings could help us prepare for grim future

The Institute for the Future has released the first results based on its award-winning 2008 alternate-reality game, "Superstruct."

By April 22, 2009

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Epic Fu: Arianna Huffington, Zombie Outbreak, Superstruct

This week, the FU of the Week is served by author and Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington! We check out some zero dollar bills, look at a new alternate-reality game set in the future, and check out Semapedia, which allows you to post links to the Web in the real world! Plus tons more, including the Artist of the Week and a new Campfire discussion!

October 23, 2008