What does it take to be immersive? What makes immersive artists tick? And what is immersive anyway? We ask the leaders in the Denver area community to answer five easy questions. How did they do? You be the judge!
Five Easy Questions for Todd McClary
Who: Todd McClary
About me: I am a game designer for Puzzah! I work on a team and create adventures that people escape to (not from).
1. What does immersive mean to you?
In the immersive platform participants engage with puzzles not only intellectually but viscerally. They can discover unexpected resources for achieving goals.
2. What makes an immersive experience successful?
Immersive is successful when participants’ actions have compelling results. They will embrace an environment that they can control.
3. What has been one of your favorite immersive experiences?
Among immersive escape rooms, I really like the Evil Genius series in Los Angeles.
4. What excites you about immersive in Colorado?
Denver attracts adventurous people, and those are people who appreciate creative projects that require more interaction.
5. What immersive mashup would you like to see or work on?
I’m a fan of the game show Supermarket Sweep and would like to see that game made into a narrative-driven immersive adventure.