Transference, the heady virtual reality project that made a splash with its trailer at E3, is more than just your typical gaming experience.
During E3, we had a chance to talk to a couple of folks behind Transference: Elijah Wood, actor and founder of the production company Spectrevision, and Benoit Richer, game director at Ubisoft. Both of whom discussed how their backgrounds in film and games helped develop Transference into something that’s a unique mix of both with a heavy dose of emotional pull.
“Games have always looked to film for inspiration, especially in the last 15 to 20 years,” Wood said. “They’ve become more and more cinematic and inspired by film history in terms of cutscenes and narrative approach.” Read more…