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Choose Your Own Youtube Adventure!

Interactive Fiction games are fun in their own way, but what about an interactive video? I’m not just talking about when a youtuber says, “Click here to subscribe!” But rather, Youtube videos that give you choices within a story. These interactive videos are similar to ‘Chose Your Own Adventure’ books, but include the element of a visual, similar to a…

The YouTube Collection

The first thing that I did on April Fool’s Day was to check all of my favorite websites for special features. YouTube was my first checkpoint and I was not disappointed. If you haven’t seen “The YouTube Collection” you should definitely check it out. It’s so well done and my blog won’t make much sense if you haven’t seen it.…

Interactive Fiction: The Art of Video Game Storytelling

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKfBSUKI9PA[/youtube]   This video fits perfectly into what we have been studying this semester. There are many familiar games that we have discussed in class or seen on the blog, as well as some games that I haven’t personally heard of. Interactive fiction games popularity has gone up and down several times. They first became popular in the early 1990’s,…

Youtube Interactive Videos

Psh! Why just watch Youtube videos when you could PLAY them? Rather than just staring at the computer screen, new kinds of videos called Interactive Videos encourage users to interact with the video by clicking on the embedded annotations. This fad started around 2008 when annotations were first created, originally used for commentary purposes. Videos like these are like the…

Truth or Fail

I recently discovered there is a channel on YouTube called “Truth or Fail.” The channel’s description is: “An online test of your brain power, Truth or Fail is YouTube’s first game show. Hosted by a variety of YouTube celebrities, Truth or Fail presents you with two supposed facts. All you have to do is click on the true one, or…