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Behind the Spherical Stage: Taking VR Storytelling Beyond Games and Movies


In this talk, Raul and Rob will explain the concept of "spherical narrative", a new story structure designed specifically for VR, that blends art, design, narrative techniques from games, film and theater. They will detail how they applied spherical narrative to Tequila Works' first VR title, and outline how they solved the unique challenges it presented: the writer's paradox, the dangers of one wrong second breaking everything, and how to avoid getting lost in the narrative web...

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  • VRDC @ GDC 2017
  • Raul Rubio Munarriz
  • Tequila Works
  • Rob Yescombe
  • Freelance
  • free content
  • Entertainment VR/AR
  • Virtual / Augmented Reality