Another Twitter storytelling project appeared this week. It’s fiction, describing the invasion of the Earth by aliens. It’s promotion for a new computer game, Mass Effect 3 (the first two games being fine stories themselves).
How does it work? Twitter creators post updates, using this hashtag: #solcomms. Here’s a sample:
Apparently some of the Tweeters are professionals, hired by Bioware, while others are fans or just curious folks.
Some make and/or share photos, like so:
Like so many digital stories, this one blurs boundaries between truth and fiction.