Anonymous racist and sexist insults, public shaming and shitstorms in social networks seem to have become the norm. Digital propaganda is one of the biggest dangers in today’s (media) world. How do you, as a part of this world, make yourself aware of your responsibility? Who bears responsibility for actions and their consequences in virtual space? Where does censorship begin? This talk is looking for answers.
Jörg Friedrich has been developing digital games for more than 18 years. He worked on titles like “Spec Ops: The Line” or “Dead Island 2” before founding his own studio, PaintBucket Games. The studio developed “Through the Darkest of Times”, a award-winning game set in Nazi Germany that lets players lead a group of civilian resistance.