Next time Canucks fans, instead of rioting, vent your frustration by throwing soft balls at “Mr. Clutter”, “Peeping-Tom” and “Eternal Loadworm” instead – all enemies of a great web experience.
The Battle for Beauty interactive event in Toronto a couple of weeks ago, sponsored by Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 9, turned out to be quite a success. According to the event organizers, over 1,200 in-person participants hit 12,400 critters by throwing over 37,000 “Internet Explorer” balls at the interactive screen. In addition, online players participated simultaneously in the event.
Of course putting together such a game is no easy task which is why this “making-of” video is so interesting to see the whole development from start to finish. It looks like a lot of fun.