The Thing from the Future

The Thing from the Future is an imagination game that challenges players to collaboratively and competitively describe objects from a range of alternative futures. The objective of the game is to generate entertaining but thought-provoking descriptions of hypothetical objects from near-, medium-, and long-term futures.

Creators:  Situation Lab, Stuart Candy (School of Design at Carnegie Mellon University),  Jeff Watson (University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts)  Year: 2015

External Link:

  1. The Thing from the Future, Situation Lab website 
  2. The Thing from the Future [pdf]

Reference # 02.03.08

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