What is Forgetter
for its creators
a Buddhist therapeutic game
an anti-Jungian psychological thriller
a cleaning game
an art FPS
a game that you destroy a creative person's memories to make a valuable commodity.
some of the memories are attached to his/her reception of art, some are more secular objects.
Alan Kwan, Game Director
an emotional smash game! smash a chair, a painting, some pain, or even a soul (could be yours)
Yang Jing, another Game Director
a challenging project in between a gamer experience and the art experience
Sylvian Levy, DSLcollection, Producer
It is a narrative-based game about a person hired to erase artists’ traumatic memories.
They are conflicted over whether or not to follow the orders of their company, or do what is morally right.
Grace Xiao, the talented Intern
video game as virtual museum
The Forgetter is a creative project that uses gaming as a language to communicate about art between collection and players
Video games are not going to take over from other ways to connect with art. It has the capacity to make people passionate, to create new experiences, to take people into spaces that are unfamiliar.
push the boundary of
video game as a real-time medium
The Forgetter uses video game to explore the intellectual and emotional foundation of human creativity.