Author: Bridget Johnson

The Dead Tower

In The Dead Tower, from the site Dreaming Methods, the player explores a dark, mountain-type landscape that is overshadowed by a giant tower, the “Dead Tower”.  The Dead Tower is a digital fiction project by Andy Campbell and Mez Breeze. The games revolves around a crashed bus, and the Dead Tower can be explored by the player.  Leonardo Flores says,…

Nightingale’s Playground

Nightingale’s Playground is work of digital fiction by Andy Campbell and Judi Alston.  Digital fiction is “fiction written for and read on a computer screen that pursues its verbal, discursive and/or conceptual complexity through the digital medium, and would lose something of its aesthetic and semiotic function if it were removed from that medium.” Nightingale’s Playground is divided into four interlinked…

Dim O’Gauble

On Dreaming Methods, there is a digital fiction work, “Dim O’Gauble, by Andy Campbell.  Dreaming methods calls it a combination of writing a new media.  This piece uses a set of drawings that look like a child or someone younger has drawn them, however, this “child” is a very talented artist, the images in the artworks themselves are what make…

Remembering Myself

Backtrack by Rebecca Boland is a sad but inspiring story of Rebecca after she is involved in a drunk driving accident.  Rebecca had gotten into a car with a drunk friend and they ended up in a horrible accident.  After waking up from the trauma, Rebecca had lost her memory and this digital story telling work is her diary on…