DigiPlay: Thai-UK Digital Festival
25 March - 22 May 2011 / 10.30 - 21.00 / Free Admission
Gallery 2, Thailand Creative & Design Center
Get an inside look into the game and animation industries in the UK and Thailand.
Explore the creative process that transforms your entertainment experience in the digital age, from the world's first video game to today's cutting-edge games and animations.
A collaboration between TCDC and British Council, DigiPlay tracks the technological evolution of digital games and playing devices from the pre-console age to today's cutting edge computer game.
Come and play some of the most popular games from the UK such as Lego Harry Potter, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, Little Big Planet 2 and Chimes, and gain an insight into the creative process of game development. Experience the next generation of entertainment with Kinect, an innovative device which enables you to control and interact with the game without the need to touch a game controller. Selections of UK prestigious animated films, advertisings, music videos and series from world renowned studios like Passion Pictures and Aardman animation will also be displayed.
The exhibition also showcases notable works from local talents. Leading game and animation studios such as Igloo Studio, Imagimax, Kantana, PromptNow, Studio Hive and The Monk Studio, will present their best and upcoming projects. Also featured are creations by students from top Thai universities in digital animation: Silpakorn University and Bangkok University.