Didi's Blog

About transmedia and other pretty cool stuff

Pennhurst Asylum

Fear is fun

Next Saturday it’s Halloween and since I’m a sucker for scary real life experiences, I thought I’d make a post about some frightening entertainment. Fear, adrenaline, cold sweat. We love it. But why? Experts say we probably don’t like the scary situation or the actual fear itself, but the physical and emotional relieve that follows….

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Swarztshield

To Barcelona with Swartzshield

Would you be willing to sacrifice your life for a free Internet? Would you be brave enough to be a whistleblower? That’s what it’s all about in the interactive cybercrime experience Swartzshield. This week our newest project was launched at the Sónar+D Festival in Barcelona. Swartzshield: the cybercrime experience When your help is needed to…

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Prison Escape mug shot

Escape from the real world

I might not be Houdini, but lately I’m quite the escape artist. Real life gaming is a trend that makes me happy and I want to share it with you. This next level thing is found somewhere between ARG’s LARPing and Cluedo: the escape game. To let you escape your real life for a moment….

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GabyGaby presents: Tulipman 360 BPM at ADE

Tulipman art experience

This week Amsterdam is dominated by ADE, the Amsterdam Dance Event. And that means more than just parties. Artist GabyGaby felt inspired by DJ’s and the whole dance scene and created this art show, or art concert as he calls it: Tulipman 360° BPM. Tulipman is a fictional superhero that always plays a key role…

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Tomorrowland sign

Tomorrow is a mystery

The media industry is always talking about creating experiences, well, I’ve had the most amazing experience last weekend at the Tomorrowland festival in Boom, Belgium. Tomorrowland is one of the biggest festivals in Europe and is known as the worlds’ best dance festival. They absolutely know how to make people excited. Their 6 million Facebook-fans…

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