Designing for Emotion: A VR Game Design Masterclass with Éric Chahi, Creator of Paper Beast

  • Immersive Forum
  • 60min
  • 2020

This is the on-demand recording, to watch this live on the 4th November click here.

Join the legendary video game designer and artist, Éric Chahi, for a masterclass as he shares his journey creating Paper Beast adventure game available for both VR and as a flat screen game. Hosted by Mária Rakušanová, Curator and Executive Producer of Raindance Immersive

About Paper Beast Somewhere in the abyssal depths of the internet, wildlife has blossomed. You are the first human to set foot in this mysterious ecosystem. A strange force seems to weigh on its balance. Explore a world populated by majestic and intelligent creatures. Hold them and feel their behaviour adapt to your actions. The gameplay is based on a unique physics engine. Shape the environment, melt the ice, withstand storms and fly away. Join forces with intriguing and endearing creatures to solve the mysteries of Paper Beast.

About the Speaker

Éric Chahi is an independent video game designer and artist. He loves bringing innovative titles to players and building immersive worlds with a poetic touch. His significant gaming contributions are Another World, From Dust and Paper Beast. Besides video games he has also explored different fields such as volcano photography, painting and art happening.