Bill Viola, The Night Journey Video Game
The Night Journey is one of the first experimental art games ever made. A collaboration between renowned media artist Bill Viola and designers at the USC Game Innovation Lab, it uses both game and video techniques to tell the universal story of an individual’s journey towards enlightenment.
“…a meditation that has become a computer game… (a) significant work of art… (and) the most genuinely realistic game ever made.
It is like life: puzzling, difficult, uncertain, unclear, always seen, in St Paul’s words, through a glass darkly.” - Bryan Appleyard, The Sunday Times