Pressed Escape: Migration in Games

Ancient stories, be it Native American tales, Greek myths or Indian religious scriptures are often revolving around migration, exodus and the movement of entire nations. It’s a central theme in both fiction and history around the globe. Yet in games, this topic rarely appears, especially in more documentary forms, though we see an emergence of games that want to address such themes in the recent years. In this talk Abdullah Karam Georg Hobmeier take the audience on a journey that touch upon their own work, including the award winning „Path Out“, but also numerous projects by other developers from around the globe.