Introducing Reality Gaming: Bringing Live Actors to Video Games

  • Industry Forum
  • 60min
  • 2020

This is for access to the On-Demand version of the talk, to watch live on 4th November click here.

Lose yourself in a gaming experience more authentic, more immersive, and more engaging than any video game can ever achieve. A live actor plays a key character in each game, making every experience unique and personal. Forget everything you thought you knew about video games and join the next revolution in online gaming. Reality Gaming is here.

About the Speakers

Colin MacKie Colin MacKie has been making games for more than 23 years. At Insomniac Games, he helped shape the Ratchet and Clank series. This beloved franchise won dozens of awards and was acclaimed by critics and fans alike. He went on to lead Resistance: Fall of Man. It swept the PS3 game of the year awards. Looking for a new challenge, he joined the Call of Duty team at Activision. Colin was senior through lead designer on 3 CoD titles which included the best-selling Call of Duty of all time -Modern Warfare 3.

Most recently, at Lucasfilm, Colin was the Design Director on the Vader Immortal VR series. Vader Immortal won 2019 VR experience of the year and was nominated for an Emmy for Innovation in Storytelling.

Taylor Hassen-Lambert Actor, Director and Entrepreneur, Taylor is as comfortable in front of the camera as behind it. For more than a decade he has acted on stage, television and the big screen. Taylor has a talent for bringing people together and building community. He developed a following of Bay Area actors and created a community platform called Coffee & Catchup where he held weekly meetups and sponsored programs for thousands of people.

Taylor went on to help launch several startups, with his large network of artists, activists and creatives. Now with Lila, Taylor is bringing his skills in acting, producing, and directing in the entertainment industry to provide groundbreaking social content to audiences worldwide.