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Humanitini: Video Games & Storytelling
Thu, August 3, 2017, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
What is Humanitini?
Humanitini is an exciting happy hour event where Washington's movers, shakers, and creators come together to think and drink. It is a place for you to engage with your peers, meet your neighbors, and speak with experts about what makes our city a unique place to live and play.
What is your DC?
DC has always been a city of change, forward-thinking even as we struggle with and celebrate the complexities of our past. Now, our city is evolving faster than ever before, and we want to capture the excitement of our vibrant communities where culture is created every day. Join us for the 2017 Humanitini series as we explore our city and ask the question: "What is your DC?"
This Month: Video Games & Storytelling
The video game has evolved into a storytelling medium akin to oral tradition, the epic poem, theater, the novel, and cinema. Videogame creators often channel old stories through this new medium in order to connect with a younger audience. Let’s examine the process of moving from story to game.