Showcase
Explore Rich Mix
09:00 - 22:00

Come and discover the rising stars of tomorrow. We have just announced the selected creatives for Zealous X and are in the process of programming them during our festival. Watch this space!

Workshop
Workshop
Interaction Design
10:00 - 13:00
Workshop leader: Marco Eastwood – London College of Communication

Creative interactive designs using electric paint and touch boards.
All materials will be supplied. Let your imagination take over.

Workshop
Workshop
Social Media for Creatives
14:00 - 16:00
Workshop leader: Luke Whitehead – London College of Communication

A short workshop guiding creatives in the best way to share their work and connect with influential networks: Facebook, Twitter, Pintrest, Instagram, Blogging and SEO.

Interactive & Gaming Weekend Day 1
Zealous X Interactive & Gaming
11:00 - 17:00

Intersections between art and technology, virtual reality, captivating new games: this time Zealous X showcases the creative world of tomorrow, where imagination and technology are blended together. Join us for an immersive two days, where you’ll be surrounded by innovation.

Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Aboard the lookinglass'
Short Film to be announced

A science-fiction Virtual Reality game about dimensional time, a rescue mission gone awry and a troubling future.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Qube2'
Short Film to be announced

QUBE 2 is the sequel to the award winning indie puzzle game Q.U.B.E.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'88 heroes'
Short Film to be announced

2D action-platformer video game.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Horizon'
Short Film to be announced

Large suspended cube of layers of fabric, projections from either side.

Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Taphobos: An Immersive Coffin Experience'
Short Film to be announced

An immersive coffin experience using VR and a real coffin.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Generative Scarves'
Short Film to be announced

Generative Scarves aims to empower people to generate their own pattern for a scarf. For this project a procedural algorithm commonly used to digitally generate patterns of the natural world was sampled in a bespoke application.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Veil'
Short Film to be announced

Veil is an art installation that uses virtual reality (VR) technologies to transport visitors into an alternate reality where they can experience art in new and extraordinary ways; in the process subverting the gallery experience.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'XOXX Composer'
Short Film to be announced

XOXX Composer is a mechanical sequencer, using magnets to trigger sounds. It turns the inner functions of sampling, looping, and sequencing, into tangible, kinetic, sculptural form.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Modsork'
Short Film to be announced

This is a very challenging arcade game about ambidexterity. The player controls two objects at the same time and can connect them to zap waves of beat-synced frenemies and score points.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'BLISTER - A British Tactical FPS'
Short Film to be announced

Parliament collapses. The monarchy militarises. The UK is close to civil war. Plan intelligently and breach quickly to defend your despotic regime in this roguelike tactical FPS for the PC.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Mute'
Short Film to be announced

Mute is a mystery game about Love, Brotherhood and Tragedy, where you have to explore an open world wilderness in search of your missing brother.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'The last word'
Short Film to be announced

A videogame where players adventure through the pages of a diary, move words to solve puzzles and piece together scraps of a story.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Line Wobbler'
Short Film to be announced

A one-dimensional custom hardware game with a custom wobble controller made out of a door-stopper spring and a five meter long LED strip display.


Interactive and Gaming
Interactive & Gaming
'Pane in the Glass'
Short Film to be announced

Pane In The Glass is a virtual reality game. Players must wash as many windows as possible in the time allowed, while avoiding knocking over any flower pots and avoiding dive-bombing seagulls.

Performance Day 2
Relationship

When you buy one ticket you get access to these 3 performances below

Performance
'Love'
19:30 - 20:15
Performance to be announced

‘Y’ wanting to realise at last a long-held fantasy, posted an ad looking for a partner. ‘Y’ would make love, then be killed, cut in pieces, and eaten by his lover-reaching his idea of the ultimate sexual nirvana. ‘X’ most benevolently responded to the ad. This is their love story.


Performance
'Scary shit'
20:30 - 21:15
Performance to be announced

A show about friendship, being a woman and asking for help. Rhiannon Faith presents an interdisciplinary autobiographical piece exposing the impulsive, messed-up and fragile parts of the human condition. The result is dance theatre with a smutty mouth.


Performance
'Utopia'
21:30 - 22:15
Performance to be announced

For thousands of years human beings have dreamt of perfect worlds. Worlds free of conflict, hunger and unhappiness. But can these worlds ever exist in reality? This dance piece follows the journey of a group of men who attempt to discover a perfect world beyond themselves. But the answers they find are not what they expect.

Music Day 1
Rock on

When you buy one ticket you get access to these 3 gigs below

Music
Ned Dylan
20:00 - 20:45
Musicians to be announced

Ned Dylan is a 14-year-old acoustic punk artist – with a debut single produced by Gordon Raphael (The Strokes), a track record of leaving lasting impressions at the UK’s biggest festivals with his memorable high-energy performances, Ned and his band are ready to rock 2016.


Music
Little Brother Eli
21:00 - 21:45
Musicians to be announced

Little Brother Eli have a sound reminiscent of Jack White that combines the blues with hip hop rhythms to give you “the feeling that every single second has been filled with crafted perfectionism” (Right Chord Music), but even this kind of juxtapositional statement doesn’t quite cover it.


Music
The surrealists
22:00 - 22:45
Musicians to be announced

The Surrealists are a quartet whose musical style varies from post-hardcore and noise music without sacrificing their appreciation for hard rock riffs and pop melodies. Formed at university in Leicester, they’ve been screaming their heads off for unsuspecting bar goers ever since. Currently signed to Maina Records in London and have featured on countless radio stations including BBC Introducing.