Part 5: The Con(vention)

A project log for Building a Conference Badge: LIWho 2023

A Tamagotchi-style game-playing badge with a scavenger hunt and AI-driven interactive fiction... how much more 2023 could it be?

jorj-bauerJorj Bauer 08/19/2023 at 20:530 Comments

Well, the Daleks are live, and this project is now public!

100 badges went to attendees in a few hours on the first day. The first night, the leaderboard started to explode with people figuring out how the game works.

Many lessons have been, and continue to be, learned - including that people have no idea how to rip paper off of a receipt printer. But fun is being had, and that was the point of this project...