UK – Beneath A Steel Sky Premieres
Dave Gibbons and Charles Cecil Unveil New Game
18:45 Reinventing A Gaming Classic: iPhone “Beneath A Steel Sky”
David Lean Room, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LN
October 5th, 2009
18:30 | Bar open
19:00 | Event starts
Watchmen co-creator Dave Gibbons and Revolution Software founder Charles Cecil unveil the remastered iPhone version of their 1994 collaboration Beneath A Steel Sky, believed to be one of the world’s most widely played adventure games. In an exclusive showcase of the new upgraded edition, Charles and Dave reveal their experiences of how video game, comic and film makers are working together to create global multi-format properties, and the opportunities in reinventing classic games for new online platforms and audiences.
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Public | £5 (includes one complimentary drink)
BAFTA Members | Free