"I undertook the interaction design of the project on behalf of 100 Shapes. I worked with the visual designer to develop and refine the concept over several months, informed by feedback from the clients, producer and developers. In designing this piece we overcame unique creative challenges, including revealing the wealth of supporting content and archive material within the context of the linear drama to allow viewers to follow a a different journey to explore the deeper human narrative."
(Suzie Blackman, November 2014)
[A discussion about he design process of creating BBC History's interactive drama entitled Footballers United (2014), which was produced by Somethin' Else and 100 Shapes (who produced the website and interactive features). ]
"The Animator's Survival Kit – Animated is about how things move, and specific work methods used to make characters live, breathe, think and give a sustained commanding performance. Williams demonstrates his points with drawing, performance and over 400 specially animated examples – many from his best–selling book."
(Richard Williams Animation Masterclass, 2008)
sodaplay was devised by a london based company called Soda Creative Ltd. we made it as part of our ongoing ideas generation, research and development process.
[OnLine virtual creatures that interact with/within their environment according to their creature–type definition and user–defined parameters]