This 'WarGames' reboot rethinks Cold War-era sci-fi as a YA take on 'Homeland'

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The classic line “Would you like to play a game?” takes on a whole new meaning in a WarGames reboot conceived by Sam Barlow.

The Her Story creator describes the reboot — officially titled #WarGames — as an “experimental interactive series.” He’s developing it with the blessing of rights-holder MGM Studios for Eko, a video storytelling platform that gives viewers a measure of control in shaping the stories they sit down to watch.

Barlow’s experience with Her Story makes him a great fit for this kind of concept. The 2015 mobile game invites players to investigate a mystery by searching through a police database of live-action interview clips. Read more…

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This 'WarGames' reboot rethinks Cold War-era sci-fi as a YA take on 'Homeland'