Think Ahead
If you’re developing, creating or publishing your own interactive stories, you will know that there is little out there on the web in the way of information or help. Even though this area of media is growing, apart from finding the occasional random blog article, how do you get good info and ideas? At Bellyfeel,...
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I was relieved to hear that making Bandersnatch completely screwed with the minds of its creators, producers and actors. Apparently they were walking around with their heads in hands, way over schedule and budget… howling at the moon, through the looking-glass…! Hahahah…. welcome to my world! But hats off – they made something quite brilliant!...
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Did you hear about the Secret Story Network? It’s an R&D project we have been developing on the QT at Bellyfeel. What is the Secret Story Network? It’s a series of live interactive stories delivered in chat apps to audiences who collaborate on telling the story together as an immersive storygame experience. The stories are...
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Read About Bellyfeel
Unless you’re been in direct contact with us here at Bellyfeel you may have assumed we dropped off the map. We have been quiet online in the last couple of years. Actually we are thriving these days, just been too busy to blog and shout about it. So here’s a quick update on all things...
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Premier Award-Winner
It was a shock… On Thursday last week Lee was in London attending the Learning on Screen awards ceremony. We were finalists for the Educational Multimedia award. I hadn’t been able to go, as my daughter was doing a music  performance that night. As it transpired she was ill, so I was at home looking after her. I wasn’t...
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Learning Onscreen Award
We are very pleased to announce the nomination of a Bellyfeel and University of Bolton project as a finalist in the Learning Onscreen awards 2016. Bolton Storyworld is a transmedia thriller story made by students for students with the help and guidance of Bellyfeel. Learning on Screen is the only UK awards celebrating media production...
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Interesting People and Projects
Christian Nommay discusses Titan Effect and Secret Story Network crossover
Longtime friend and collaborator Christian Nommay discusses his work in RPG, interactive storytelling and the upcoming crossover between Titan Effect and Secret Story Network which takes place on the 22nd September 2020. This is a very smart guy who gets to the bottom of why role-playing and interactive storytelling is such a powerful dimension to...
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Bilal Zafar is an extremely funny comedian who in his previous work, drew from storms on Twitter and the perils of online dating. I met him a few years ago on a transmedia project at the University of Bolton – Bolton Storyworld and he also worked alongside us on the Secret Story Network. In a...
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General Horse and the Package of Doom
FMV = Full Motion Video Game. Popular in the 90’s with titles such as Night Trap, Mad Dog McCree and Tender Loving Care. Recently the genre was boosted by successes like Her Story, The Infectious Madness of Doctor Dekker and Press X to Not Die. And conversely the recent rise in interactive movies like Bandersnatch,...
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