Besides the feelings provoked by their magnificent visual and sonic landscapes, Far: Changing Tides and Gibbon have recently stood out for their ability to construct poignant narratives through the unique language of video games. The creators of these two games, great examples of the expressive potential of this art form, will discuss the strategies they deploy to elicit both emotional and reflective responses.
• Fabio Baumgartner, programmer & sound designer, Okomotive (CH)
• Felix Bohatsch, CEO, Broken Rules (AT)
Moderation: David Javet, narrative designer & co-founder of the GameLab UNIL-EPFL (CH)
NIFFF Extended, Imaging The Future