Saturday, October 30, 2010

Cinekid for Professionals & Jeff Gomez

Thanks to Jeff Gomez of Starlight Runner Entertainment for his Master Class on Transmedia Storytelling in Amsterdam yesterday at Cinekid for Professionals.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Bok Bok's Transmedia for Kids is Coming...

This popped up on my radar today. You like?

In Real Life Kids Transmedia Example

YTV is tying kids back to the online game from the TV show, as the content evolves on both platforms. Read more here.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Transmedia People, Heed the Call

Andrea Phillips says inclusion v. exclusion. Read about it here.

Analysis of Transmedia & Gaming

“This one game next year that will have the movie will also have a Facebook game, and Xbox Live game, licensed apparel, action figures and things like that,” Danny Bilson, executive vice president of core games for THQ, tells Gamasutra. “It makes [the property] more a world of the game instead of just the game. That makes the game itself more exciting.”

Read more here.

Monday, October 25, 2010

Wired Talks Transmedia, TEDx style

More on the recent TEDx by speaker and Wired editor, David Rowan. Read about it here.

CMC: Preparing for Market

Check out this great event in Bristol on November 19th. Valuable info for producers of transmedia content!

Google TV Rift...

The Corporate Transmedia Storyteller

There’s art and there’s junk. Audiences want art. Read more about Steve Rubel's ideas and Richard Kastelein's analysis here.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Variety covers Cinekid

Read all about the new Cinekid Conference in Variety here.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

PBS is using Transmedia

Read about how 15 million will serve the digital natives here.

Transmedia and Augmented Reality

Nice, from the players in PA.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Transmedia Toy for Kids

This Woogie is super cool. Read more here.

Endemol = Games

Endemol taps Jurian van der Meer to run UK Endemol Games.

"Jurian has an exemplary track record in delivering games around our TV properties across all platforms and I'm extremely pleased to have him in this role."

iPad helps Newspaper Revenue

More about new technology and revenue streams here.

Creative Agency Hacks Facebook Places

Way to go, Neckar. I just had to share this nice bit of stealth. Very impressive. Read about their real estate grab here.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

More from Tedx Transmedia in Switzerland

Christy Dena covered by David G. Wilson here.

Transmedia from Frankfurt

From rights fair to hosting the digitally focused StoryDrive, the Frankfurt Book Fair gives it a go. Keep it up!

Transmedia in Utrecht

A brilliant round-up of the four speakers at "From Story to Legend" by Daniƫl van Gool here.

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Kids Transmedia News from MIP

Find out what properties and characters are being technically upgraded and having their stories spread across multiple platforms here.

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

First Nick, Now The Hub

More Hub-ub over commercializing kids content. Read about Hasbro's worries here.

David G. Wilson attends Tedx Transmedia

A lovely profile of writer Stephen Dinehart's Tedx talk here.

The Game as the Central Transmedia Hub

3 years to make a game, and Danny Bilson talks about the importance of delivering all the parts of the hub in the most rewarding sequence. More here.