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Session Name: "Is that Me?" Identity Confusion & Narrative VR Challenges
Speaker(s): Eric "Giz" Gewirtz
Company Name(s): Seismic Games
Track / Format: Game Narrative Summit
Overview: Giz Gewirtz will explore the challenges of integrating the player experience into VR narratives, focusing specifically on the disassociation between character identity and the player's identity in virtual reality. He will outline the unique differences between VR storytelling and traditional game narratives, and provide practical tips and tricks on how to overcome those challenges. This talk will include real world examples of successes (and failures) in attempting to bridge the gap between traditional storytelling and experimental VR narratives.

GDC 2016

Eric "Giz" Gewirtz

Seismic Games

free content

Game Narrative Summit

Game Narrative