Wednesday, July 13, 2016
July 15: Playable Art in Yountville
By Charlie Swanson
on Wed, Jul 13, 2016 at 6:54 AM
‘Down the Rabbit Hole,’
exhibits 10 innovative and independent video games in fully playable stations to offer a look at a whole new world of gaming aesthetics. On display are time-bending puzzlers like Braid, world-exploring art games like Horhokum and true-life plot based narratives like Coming Out Simulator and That Dragon, Cancer, telling personal stories through games. More than a simple wine-and-cheese reception, “Down the Rabbit Hole” opens with a daylong celebration on Friday, July 15, at the Napa Valley Museum, 55 Presidents Circle, Yountville. 11am to 4pm. $7 adults; $2.50 kids. 707.944.0500.
Think video games are just Italian plumbers rescuing princesses? Think again. Opening this weekend,