I want to start my first blog post off by saying that i love Alternate Reality Games (ARGs). ARGs are, if you don't know, an interactive story that uses a mixture of real world and internet mediums to get clues, solve puzzles and win the game. It's a relatively new concept, and if you want to know more, i recommend checking out the wikipedia article on it or go to http://www.argn.com.
Anyway, i love ARGs. There have been three ARGs to date for LOST: The Lost Experience, Find 815, and the Dharma Initiative Recruiting Project. The LOST Experience was a huge success, but the other two were sorta weak in their execution.
ARGs are amazingly fun because not only do you get to solve brain busting puzzles, but you get to play it in a group (ie with …Read more >