Rights offering detail :
Eye of the Storm: Creating Franchises in the Age of Transmedia
Jan. 28, 2019
Author:
Flint Dille and John Zuur Platten - edited by Skip Press
Category:
Non-fiction: How-To
Description:
The authors of the long-term best-seller The Ultimate Guide to Video Game Writing & Design have a new book combining futurism, business, and creativity. Imagine something 30% Malcolm Gladwell, 30% Michael Lewis, and 40% practical application. Creators and team members on 80 successful video games and virtual reality hits, Dille and Platten are recognized as total power players in their industry.

Dille taught “The Mobile Revolution” at USC Annenberg and Environmental Games at USC Cinema and now works on Transmedia projects such as ARGs (alternate reality games) like Pokemon Go, and working with DARPA (Defense Advanced Projects Research Agency) on Media Wars about weaponized social media, and Polyplexus, a massive gamified social network for scientists and engineers.

Platten's recent projects include: Wanted: Weapons of Fate, Ghostbusters, Project: Origin (sequel to F.E.A.R.), Dark Athena (the next chapter in the Riddick saga) and Wheelman, and with Flint Dille and Niantic, Pokemon Go. He is currently developing original properties with Skybound Entertainment and the creators of the long-running TV franchise The Walking Dead, and is also working on an AR/VR project for Skybound that involves real world drones and app/web control.
Rights available:
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Other Information:
For more information contact Skip Press or his agent, Bob Diforio.
Contact:
Skip Press
The Press Gang
skip@skippress.com
phone: (818) 261-4226
Offering #:
14827
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