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Immersive Theater Experience: Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Hung Parliament

Client

in-house production

Year

2022

Category

VR

Immersive Theater Experience: Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Hung Parliament

Produced in partnership with the UK theatre group Les Enfants Terribles, the story-driven VR detective adventure 'Sherlock Holmes VR (The Case of the Hung Parliament)' combines game, film, and performing arts to put your analytical and intellectual skills to the test.

Available on Oculus / Meta App Lab in January 2023.

More information:

www.sherlockholmesvr.com

An in-House production of vrisch in cooperation with Les Enfants Terribles.

The Challenge

First, a live immersive production. Then adapted as an online audience on Zoom. Now, this new phase of creation wanted to introduce a new take on how theatre can embrace VR gaming technology. Purpose? To enhance the experience for the audience. From anywhere in the world.

The Solution

Some exciting features:

  • interact with full-motion video performances by professional actor
  • interactivity as both single and multi-player
  • live-action scenes and interactive 3D spaces in one game
  • interrogate suspects, analyse crime scenes, and construct a case in you 'Mind Fortress'

Will you solve the baffling case in time? Can you call on your friends for help? And where is Sherlock anyway? The answers are far from elementary.

The Result

  • Winner of the Content Vienna funding and prize from the Vienna Business Agency.
  • Selected project to represent the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber's creative industry delegation at the SXSW 2022.
  • One out of 10 selected games at the FM4 Indie Insel at VIECC (Vienna Comic Con)

Challenge

First, a live immersive production. Then adapted as an online audience on Zoom. Now, this new phase of creation wanted to introduce a new take on how theatre can embrace VR gaming technology. Purpose? To enhance the experience for the audience. From anywhere in the world.

Solution

Produced in partnership with the UK theatre group Les Enfants Terribles, the story-driven VR detective adventure 'Sherlock Holmes VR (The Case of the Hung Parliament)' combines game, film, and performing arts to put your analytical and intellectual skills to the test. Some exciting features:


  • interact with full-motion video performances by professional actor
  • interactivity as both single and multi-player
  • live-action scenes and interactive 3D spaces in one game
  • interrogate suspects, analyse crime scenes, and construct a case in you 'Mind Fortress'

Will you solve the baffling case in time? Can you call on your friends for help? And where is Sherlock anyway? The answers are far from elementary.


Available on Oculus / Meta App Lab in Autumn 2022. More info:

www.sherlockholmesvr.com

Results

  • Winner of the Content Vienna funding and prize from the Vienna Business Agency.

  • Selected project to represent the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber's creative industry delegation at the SXSW 2022.
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