The Siege! at Carrickfergus Castle App is now available to download for free for Android and Apple mobile devices. The Siege! app contains a mission-style game and an interactive map that explores Anglo-Norman military strategy and the defensive architecture of the Carrickfergus Castle. The game is best played on location at the castle and uses interactive role-play and atmospheric video to bring the 1315-16 Bruce siege to life.
We had a great first day filming medieval reenactments of the the 1315/16 Bruce Siege at Carrickfergus Castle with Irish Arms. These scenes will be used in the latter part of the Siege! app when the user mush decide how best to defend the castle against Edward Bruce’s Scottish attack. Continue reading “Siege! Medieval Reenactments”
Ghosts of Nendrum is now available to download from iTunes as well as from Google Play. If it’s a sunny day, why not download the app onto your iPhone, iPad or Android device and take trip down to Nendrum Monastery and play Ghosts of Nendrum for yourself. The monastery is just down the road from WWT’s Castle Espie so why not make a day of it – and finish it off with cake and tea at the Lisbane Post office🙂 Continue reading “Ghosts of Nendrum App on iTunes”
I am currently working on re-versioning three mediascapes as dual-platform mobile apps using appfurnance. All the games use location-based game-play and interactive narratives to bring the history of an area to life. Continue reading “Mobile Apps”