SCREEN

Serious game

PHONE STORY - the dark side of smartphone manufacturing

Serious game, 2011

The raw material used in smartphones, coltan, is extracted by young boys of the Congo. You will have to prevent them from taking a break when tired, or else they\'ll produce little for their wage of $1~5/day. From here, follow the production chain of your little jewel: suicides in China, planned obsolescence, waste.
Available on the Android Market and banned from the other online app store. It costs 73 cents, 70% of which will be donated to organizations working to solve the issues mentioned in this game.

AFGHAN-WAR-DIARY

Serious game, 2010

Afghan-War-Diary proposes a review of the history of the war in Afghanistan through the continuous virtual killings in a famous war video game, Counter-Strike.

Leaky World: a playable theory

Serious game, 2010

This game is an interactive interpretation of the essay "Conspiracy as Governance" by Julian Assange, a fundamental document to understand Wikileaks and the concept of radical transparency as strategy for social change.
Leaky World includes headlines about actual information leaks, mostly but not esclusively related to Wikileaks. Clicking on the headline pauses the game and opens a browser window on a news article.

MAN VS. WILD

Serious game, 2010

Game set in Africa and based on film material from the TV series.

CONSUMER CONSEQUENCES

Serious game, 2010

Consumer Consequences will ask you a series of questions about your lifestyle, and as you play, it will show you how many "Earths" of natural resources it would take to sustain all 6.6 billion humans… if everyone lived like you.

SEED WARRIORS

Serious game, 2009

“Svalbard Global Seed Vault” is the world’s first global seed bank, opened in February 2008 in the Norwegian town of Longyearbyen, deemed to be the safest place on earth. Eventually, 4.5 million seed samples will be stored to ensure the continued existence of biodiversity and fight against hunger and poverty in developing countries.
Serious game, website, documentary, DVD with 93 minutes special features.
Selected for International Green Film Award, Berlinale 2011; Finalist BaKaFORUM Cross-Media Prize for Adult Education.

GAUGING YOUR DISTRACTION

Serious game, 2010

How do you multitask when driving? Not everybody is able to speed while changing lane, and doing so while reading text messages and answering them. Challenge your skills.
And mind the fatal message!

IF IT WAS MY HOME

Serious game, 2010

An even too serious game, to measure day by day the real size of the environmental disaster in the Gulf of Mexico caused by the leak from British Petroleum's Deepwater Horizon oil rig. Check out the effects for yourself… and move the spill near you; this, for instance, would be the stain size in the Mediterranean, as of July 1st, 2010.