Storytelling by Twitter: invading Earth

Another Twitter storytelling project appeared this week.  It’s fiction, describing the invasion of the Earth by aliens.  It’s promotion for a new computer game, Mass Effect 3 (the first two games being fine stories themselves).

How does it work?  Twitter creators post updates, using this hashtag: #solcomms.   Here’s a sample:

Apparently some of the Tweeters are professionals, hired by Bioware, while others are fans or just curious folks.

Some make and/or share photos, like so:

Like so many digital stories, this one blurs boundaries between truth and fiction.

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