'Make sure nobody sees you. Tape up your webcam. I open a secure connection. You’re my only hope. Ready?' When the best hacker in the world is arrested, a 'hacktivist' makes an appeal to you to find out the truth behind the sinister Gepetto Initiative. In this browser game with video fragments, players are made the protagonists in an adventure full of puzzles and ethical issues. As if this is not thrilling enough, it is also a race against the clock. This cybercrime experience puts you in the shoes of whistle blowers like Edward Snowden or Aaron Swartz.

Title: Swartzshield
Year: 2015
Category: Interactive project
Edition: NFF 2015

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