Video games and virtual reality increasingly rely on culture and history to create rich and authentic digital content. These nearly infinite ‘mirror worlds' offer us a chance to immerse ourselves in an unlimited number of stories and even travel back in time. They also valorize Europe's greatest asset in this emerging digital economy: its cultural heritage.
Paris, July 20th, 2019, Ubisoft headquarters
The genocide in Rwanda, the Kivu war in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali, Afghanistan... Djordje Kuzmanovic is a master in the art of geopolitical name dropping. And manipulating symbols. The places and moments he conjures from the sofa of a retrogeek-style meeting room at Ubisoft's headquarters evoke powder and blood.