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Thunderbird Strike

Elizabeth LaPensée

In the 2D sidescroller Thunderbird Strike, fly from the Tar Sands to the Great Lakes as a thunderbird protecting Turtle Island with searing lightning against the snake that threatens to swallow the lands and waters whole. Awarded Best Digital Media at imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival 2017. Awarded Runner-Up at EarthGames on Tap 2018. Exhibited at “Thunderbird Strike: Art and Arcade” at Western Arctic Moving Pictures, and “The Environmental Justice and Decolonization” Game Curious Series.

Design, Art, and Writing by Elizabeth LaPensée Programming by Adrian Cheater and Aubrey Jane Scott Music and Sound Effects by NÀHGĄ a.k.a. Casey Koyczan

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