The Possibilities of Socially Conscious Escape Games
Wednesday Escape Rooms Meaningful Experiences puzzle design Socially Conscious Games
Andrew Ingle and Katie Falcon-Uff
Experience Designers / Game Designers
TimeTrap Escape Rooms
Andrew and Katie will talk about the scope for socially conscious gaming in the escape room industry. The pair will explain their motivations and the lessons learned from creating The Divide, a game focussing on the social divide and the inequalities in society. They will then go on to discuss other examples of meaningful topics can be explored through the medium of escape rooms, with a particular look at puzzle design in these scenarios.
About Andrew and Katie
Graduating from University in 2016, Andrew and Katie went straight into creating TimeTrap. They have been running events and creating games for three years, with one of their latest projects, ‘The Divide’, generating interest for trying something new with its socially conscious nature.