A global guide to the first world war – interactive documentary

Ten historians from 10 countries give a brief history of the first world war through a global lens. Using original news reports, interactive maps and rarely seen footage, including extraordinary shots of troops crossing Mesopotamia on camels and Italians fighting high up in the Alps, the half hour film explores the war and its effect from many different perspectives. Watch the documentary in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Arabic or Hindi.

Source: www.theguardian.com

Comic-Con: James Frey to Introduce ‘Endgame’ Universe With Panel, Puzzle, Interactive Game (Exclusive)

Endgame is James Frey’s upcoming book, but to call it only a book would be vastly oversimplifying things.
While the first novel will hit stores Oct. 7, Frey’s project is made up of the books (a planned trilogy), e-books, a puzzle, a game, a treasure hunt and an upcoming movie. The first YA book, set in the near present day, follows 12 teens as catastrophic events lead them on a worldwide search for three ancient keys that will save not only their bloodlines but the world.

Source: www.hollywoodreporter.com

Writing A Visual Novel: Interview With Lucky Dog’s Tennenouji – Siliconera

“Writing A Visual Novel: Interview With Lucky Dog’s Tennenouji Siliconera Full Disclosure: This interview has been conducted by a Siliconera editor that will most likely be involved with the English-language release of the game (Lucky Dog) in question. Laura Hou, who is on our staff, is presently fan-translating the game on her personal blog. Prior to beginning her translation, Laura had contacted Tennenouji to ask for permission to pursue a translation of their game. Eventually, this led to discussions between the two parties (Laura and Tennenouji) of the possibility of a commercial English-language release on iOS devices….”

Read more at http://www.siliconera.com/2014/07/21/writing-visual-novel-interview-lucky-dogs-tennenouji/#SjAgKGxwJXBW8VMB.99

Source: www.siliconera.com