Fantastic Transmedia

Narrative, Play and Memory Across Science Fiction and Fantasy Storyworlds

  • Colin B. Harvey

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  10. Back Matter
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About this book


Contemporary culture is packed with fantasy and science fiction storyworlds extending across multiple media platforms. This book explores the myriad ways in which imaginary worlds use media like films, novels, videogames, comic books, toys and increasingly user-generated content to captivate and energise contemporary audiences.


Transmedia storytelling storyworlds transmedia narrative transmedia play transmedia memory shared storyworlds shared universes science fiction fantasy franchises independent transmedia indie transmedia culture media memory myths novel science

Authors and affiliations

  • Colin B. Harvey
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  1. 1.King’s College LondonUK

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