What would it feel like if Helsinki was the city of Aleppo and you were there? What kind of possibilities does virtual reality offer to journalism?
Aleppo-Helsinki was a pilot project developed together with Yle (Finnish Broadcasting Company) around the possibilities that room scale virtual reality offers for journalism, storytelling and personal experience in the beginning of 2017. In the virtual experience the audience is taken first to a familiar scenery in a normal day Helsinki. After a while the Helsinki scenery changes, now resembling more like the news images of a bombed down and deserted city of Aleppo in Syria.
is the first experience in our
series of immersive journalism experiences.
NOTE: This is not a game. This is a narrative VR experience.
Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Intel® i5-4590 / AMD FX 8350 equivalent or greater
4 GB RAM
NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 970 / AMD Radeon™ R9 290 equivalent or greater
1 GB available space
|Languages:||English / Finnish / Swedish|
|Developer:||Teatime Research Ltd.|
|Publisher:||Teatime Research Ltd.|