"Entering the world of augmented and virtual reality with industry veterans Digital Howard is an exciting moment for ChizComm," said Harold Chizick, President and CEO, ChizComm Ltd. "This technology will bring a new level of excitement and entertainment to the science center experience and we are thrilled to be a part of this project."
"We are happy to have ChizComm as a local partner with extensive experience in the International marketplace and an expertise in the toy and children's entertainment industry," said Jarrett Sherman, President, Digital Howard. "Terracosm is an entertainment experience unlike anything on the market today and having an experienced and talented partner dedicated to its success is crucial."
Designed as a turnkey installation to complement existing offerings at science centers, Terracosm is an exciting gaming world engaging users in a comic-book style, mixed reality mobile game, designed to foster an interest and fascination in STEM subject matter in kids aged 6-11. The project received $1 million in funding through the Canadian Media Fund's experimental stream.
About Digital Howard:
Digital Howard is a Toronto-based digital entertainment company creating and producing extraordinary interactive entertainment experiences. With a focus on story, user experience, and technology we challenge old paradigms through new models for the development, financing, production and deployment of 360 entertainment. Leveraging strong relationships with film and television producers, broadcasters and brands, we transform existing and original IP into digital experiences that engage and captivate audiences. Digital Howard is led by award-winning Creators and Producers Daniel Dales and Jarrett Sherman. Terracosm was created by Daniel Dales, Jarrett Sherman and Matthew Wexler.
About ChizComm Ltd.:
ChizComm is a highly regarded leading marketing communications agency that continuously brings innovative, creative, BIG ideas to companies covering a wide range of fields – such as health and wellness, lifestyle and toys. ChizComm's strong work ethic, industry expertise and successful marketing and communications efforts have made them the agency of choice amongst notable international brands. With a solid background in PR, digital marketing, social media, promotions, events and product launches, ChizComm's boisterous, creative approach allows them to share the fun with partners and clients while developing break-frame marketing communication strategies that drive growth and make some noise.
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