My research images for the project: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/43129774/research_images.zip Also, some examples that informed my design of bird and puppy rig.
Since I forgot to add my animatic to my submission CD, here it is embedded on this page.
As detailed on GamePolitics and Ian Bogost, Debate Night is a Zuma-esq take on the ’08 American Presidential Campaign’s televised debates, allowing the player to take the role of Barack Obama. Though I’d initially thought of it as a Obama-themed Zuma knock-off, Bogost raises an interesting point: “The game both acts as a quality piece… Read more Obama’s Unofficial Game
Its not a game really, nor does it portray Palin in a particularly favourable light but I thought I’d post it nonetheless. Try Palin As President here. Another Palin thing I’ve found is this Tea Party based “Palin’s Tea Bomber” game, based on her involvement with the Tea Party movement. It again seems to make… Read more Palin as President?
Okay, so it’s not actually called Super Ron Paul World. It has the much more awesome name “Ron Paul: Road to Revolution”, which doesn’t seem to rip off any existing game I can think of (a rarity in politically themed games!) The art for it is all kinds of cool, at least until the game… Read more Super Ron Paul World
I’ve been playing this: The Republia Times. It’s pretty harsh, forcing the player to run stories to support the government. How long can you last under their regime? In my first play-through my family received daily beatings for my disloyalty, and were then killed. As I said, harsh, but it’s still pretty interesting. It looks… Read more The Republia Times