Wolf enters into the world of iPhone app creation. Not much can be said yet about this new project but Wolf has partnered with long time manager Keith Boesky to develop an iPhone app for Scripps Network around their HGTV brand.
The pair have teamed up with Scripps Network and their HGTV brand to create a unique offering with a built in audience. Wolf will lead design, production, and brand management. Boesky will handle legal and business affairs.
More on this as we get closer to launch.
We are pleased to announce that The Secret Device has been nominated for a prestigious Banff World Television Rockie award, in the category of Immersive Entertainment. This nomination marks the second time that Matt Wolf and D20 have been nominated at Banff — in 2007, Wolf’s Fallen alternate reality game won a Banff Rockie.
Wolf heads to Las Vegas to speak at the National Association of Broadcasters, where he will share his alternate reality projects and speak about what the future holds in this space.
Link: NAB Panel Overview
Electronic Arts inks a long-term deal with Ludlum Entertainment, securing the gaming rights to the Jason Bourne franchise, along with the rest of Robert Ludlum’s works. “Almost every action character in cinema today is taking cues from Jason Bourne…” says Matt Wolf, “… we’ve got the genuine article and our new partnership with EA will be a formidable force in gaming for years to come.”
Link: EA News
Ludlum Entertainment, D20 and Matt Wolf could not be more pleased in the new partnership with EA. Wolf, a veteran of Electronic Arts, looks forward to working with EA again under this new long-term partnership. Wolf will continue in his role as creative and production lead for Ludlum Entertainment, overseeing all Ludlum based IP within gaming.
Link: Joystick Report
The Secret Device wins an Interactive Media Award for Outstanding Achievement.
Link: Interactive Media Award
On August 19th, 2008, The Secret Device was awarded Site Of The Day by the folks at the Favorite Website Awards (FWA). We are honored that our project was selected from the myriad of sites the FWA considers each day.
The Bourne Conspiracy gets an excellent start. Matt Wolf looks forward to what the future holds for the Jason Bourne franchise, as he continues to oversee brand and creative game integration and development on behalf of the Robert Ludlum Estate.
Link: Gamespot Reiew
The day long event focused on Transmedia and the future of entertainment.
Link: MIT Event Release
Wolf helms production and design of Coca-Cola games in association with AKQA and Shift Control Media, resulting in double wins at the 2008 Webby Awards. The online collection of Coca-Cola Happiness Factory branded games won in the category of Interactive Advertising – Games and Applications.
To play, click here, then click on ‘Start Working’ once the Happiness Factory page loads.