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Monday, August 15 • 10:00 - 10:30
Docu Games - Moving Beyond Fiction

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Only a small fraction of the global gaming market is featuring themes that aren't of a fictional nature. Even fewer games are adressing sociopolitical issues using extensive research as part of their development process. However, there's a tremendous amount of potential laying dormant, offering new solutions not only for game design and content development, but also for marketing and monetization. In this sessions I would like to introduce the audience to some selected projects, some of them my own creations, highlighting the unique ways in which these projects were conceived and developed.

http://www.causacreations.net
http://www.goldextra.com 

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Georg Hobmeier

jack of all trades, Causa Creations
Georg is a media artist and game designer. With his company Causa Creations, he works on social awareness games and trans media projects in close collaborations with NGOs and activists such as Amnesty International . Recent and ongoing works include games such as Burn The Boards, Totem’s Sound, From Darkness and The Resource Paradox. As a member of the artist collective gold extra he has been exhibiting and presenting game related art at... Read More →


Monday August 15, 2016 10:00 - 10:30
Ch.2: Coconut Island Dock.One Cologne

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