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'Carnivàle' Creator Bypasses Hollywood, Launches Transmedia Story 'Haunted'

2 years agoMedia / New Media : MediaShift

Discovered on the Internet and known as a storyteller with a unique vision, writer and producer Daniel Knauf, best known as the creator of "Carnivàle" on HBO, has ditched Hollywood and struck out on his own to mine the field of transmedia. With a beta project made public called "Haunted," Knauf's new company, BXX, is jumping feet first into the transmedia world. Difficult to separate the plot from the technology, "Haunted" is best described as a fictional story that follows paranormal investigators working inside an abandoned house tormented by supernatural events.
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5 Tips for Transmedia Storytelling

Media / New Media : MediaShift (2 years ago)

With readers juggling their tablets, mobile phones, laptops and more as they consume the news, journalists have an opportunity to create a new kind of story. Transmedia storytelling means dividing chunks of a story across multiple p... Read Post

BXX, A New Multi Camera Storytelling Format

Odd : Laughing Squid (2 years ago)

Daniel Knauf, creator of the HBO series Carnivàle, has developed a new multiple camera storytelling format called BXX (intro video). The first BXX creation is a paranormal thriller entitled “Haunted.” The story takes place in a smal... Read Post

Book Review: A Creator’s Guide to Transmedia Storytelling

Media / New Media : Flip the Media (2 years ago)

A Creator’s Guide to Transmedia Storytelling, by Andrea Phillips. 2012, McGraw Hill. ISBN 978-0-07-179152-6. $28 hardback. When the Flip editors got an email about Andrea Phillips’s new book on transmedia, they immediately thought o... Read Post

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