Binary: Decoded Privacy Policy

Digital Writes is a not-for-profit organisation. It has been incorporated as a Community Interest Company (C.I.C.) as a Company Limited by Guarantee. It has three independant unrelated directors. This ensures that all decisions are for the public good. Since the company is limited by guarantee it has no shareholders so no-one can benefit from any profits. Any and all profits must be used for work that are of benefit to the community within its Articles of Association.

Binary: Decoded and Binary: Decoded+ gather no personal data.

In fact Binary: Decoded and Binary: Decoded+ gather no data at all.

This policy is necessary since the game design software we use automatically asks for permission to access audio from the device. However, neither Binary: Decoded nor Binary: Decoded+ gather any such data.

If you have any concerns about Binary: Decoded or Binary: Decoded+ and their access to your personal data, please go to our Contacts page and send us a message. We will deal with your concern with the utmost urgency.

Publicity

articles on news websites – print articles – front page news

App Launch Event

pye cutout – lighting – venue decoration – game themed cakes – excited young people – proud parents – delighted funders – press

Coding

testing Kwik – accessible coding – mentoring ability

Dialogue and Soundscape

record dialogue – add post-production effects – create soundscapes for scenes

The Junkyard

research imagery – manipulate imagery to produce design

Story and Game Development

brainstorm ideas – talk them through – shape ideas – share with other groups – review – structure and flowchart – script

Design The City

discuss commonweal’s ideas for the city – research – print – cut and paste – mood board

Pye’s Secret Workshop

mindmap ideas for pye’s workshop – design and draw the background – design and draw items for hidden object game

Choosing a Voice

learn about using tenses and voices in creative writing – evaluate and discuss – choose a voice for our game

Character and Story

design the city – develop the lead character – outline the story

Project Launch Event

what is a gamebook – choose a genre – what is that genre about – create a world for your story – create a main character for your adventure

What is a Gamebook

find out about gamebooks – try some out – decide what ours should be