Publisher Digerati has announced that they will be bringing iNK Stories studios virtual reality experience Blindfold to PlayStation VR on September 3 in the US and September 4 in Europe.
Blindfold is a VR companion piece to the BAFTA-nominated story-driven drama, 1979 Revolution: Black Friday, and casts players in the role of a photojournalist being interrogated during the Iranian Revolution. You can view the trailer and read more about this experience below.
Step inside Iran’s infamous Evin Prison in this harrowing companion piece to iNK Stories’ 1979 Revolution: Black Friday. Blindfold places you in the perspective of a photojournalist enduring a harsh interrogation for spreading anti-state propaganda, as the warden Asadollah Lajevardi tests your will. Through nodding or shaking your head, or remaining still and silent, your actions drive an immersive choice-driven story.
Drawing from real-life accounts and historical fact, Blindfold presents a powerful vérité experience that explores the unique storytelling possibilities of VR.
- A companion piece to iNK Stories’ 1979 Revolution: Black Friday
- A short, harrowing experience. Every choice matters
- Inspired by the real-life accounts of Evin Prison and interrogator Asadollah Lajevardi
- With support from the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) and the Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI)