Perpetual Nomads Splashed Across the Globe!

Just as it says in the post title, there’s very exciting news involving the showcasing of Perpetual Nomads across the globe (in exhibition, showcasing and archival forms). For lucky Canadians, Fraser Valley Regional Library is today launching the first of three initiatives for library audiences to experience our Perpetual Nomads VR Adventure in its entirety at library locations in Delta, … Read More

Perpetual Nomads Bags a Digital Fiction Honourable Mention!

We’re happy to report that the final release of Perpetual Nomads has received an Honourable Mention at this year’s Opening Up Digital Fiction Writing Competition! The Honorable Mention was awarded by a panel of five judges, who informed us: “Congratulations on your Honourable Mention in the Children’s DF Prize for Inanimate Alice: Perpetual Nomads at the Opening Up Digital Fiction Writing Competition! … Read More

“Perpetual Nomads is an immersive and visually impressive short story…”

“Perpetual Nomads is an immersive and visually impressive short story that contains great potential for discussions on technology and human behavior. The entire VR experience takes about half an hour to complete and could easily be used in schools.” – Elliot Hu-Au, “Virtual Reality in Education”.  

Inanimate Alice: Perpetual Nomads Early Access Release Now Out

Inanimate Alice: Perpetual Nomads

Perpetual Nomads is now available in Early Access Release! This innovative Virtual Reality Experience, coproduced by Mez Breeze Design and BradField Narrative Designs, is the next instalment of the award-winning interactive story Inanimate Alice. First established in 2005, Inanimate Alice features the world traveling character Alice in her various adventures. The series is highly regarded in the digital fiction sphere … Read More

Inanimate Alice Wins Big!

Yes, you read that title correctly: our very own Inanimate Alice has been declared the Silver Winner in the Digital Content Category of the 2018 Reimagine Education Awards!

Perpetual Nomads Makes Another Award Shortlist!

Queensland Literary Awards 2017

Yep, you read that correctly: our latest installment of the Inanimate Alice series, Perpetual Nomads (Beta Version), has made another Awards shortlist! The prize is the QUT Digital Literature Award, which is part of the 2017 Queensland Literary Awards. The Queensland Premier had this to say about the Digital Literature Award, which is running for the very first time this … Read More

The Perpetually Nomadic Alice is always on the move

Electronic Literature ELO 17, Porto, Portugal

We were pleased to give a short presentation about Inanimate Alice at the 2017 ELO (Electronic Literature Organization) Conference last month. The Conference which ran from July 18-22 was hosted by University Fernando Pessoa, Porto, Portugal, alongside a series of digital literature exhibits in and around the centre of this historic city. Inanimate Alice Episode 5 made an appearance in … Read More

2017 Turn On Literature Prize: Honourable Nomination Received!

Inanimate Alice: Perpetual Nomads

Well, this is tingle-worthy news: our Beta version of Inanimate Alice: Perpetual Nomads has received an Honourable Mention in the 2017 Turn On Literature Prize! We were notified of the amazing news on the 30th June by two Jury members, Venlig Hilsen and Allan Thomsen Volhøj, who said: “Thank you for your take on the digital turn reflected in literature … Read More

Perpetual Nomads, May 2017: Shortlisted and Keynoted

Inanimate Alice: Perpetual Nomads

Seems as if there’s something magic in the air this month: maybe it’s May Madness reaching fever pitch? Or something. …aaaaaaaanyway, here at PN headquarters we have two exciting news-bits to share, the first being that our Beta version has been shortlisted in the first ever UK competition to find the best new examples of popular Digital Fiction! As the … Read More