Secret Location, the Toronto Interactive Agency has just won a Digital Emmy for their work on Endgame Interactive – http://www.showcase.ca/endgame/#interactive. Ryan Andal graduate from the 2005 Sheridan Interactive Multimedia program is the Technical Director and VP of the four year old company.
Endgame Interactive is an online episode that integrates fans’ Facebook friends into a “choose your own adventure” mystery. Users interact with the original drama series’ star brilliant chess master Arkady Balagan. In the show, Balagan becomes a prisoner in his luxury hotel, terrified to step outside when traumatized by the murder of his fiancée.To pay his hotel bill, Balagan starts solving mysteries using an unlikely band of hotel employees and chess fanatics to do his legwork. On the site, users join Arkady’s investigators and participate in putting the pieces together to crack the online mystery.
Congrats on the award! Pictured below is the team winning a Gemini for Storming Juno – what a cool opening navigation that had! Ryan is the one on the left in the picture below.