Image & Word
How people see the same picture with sentence can be so much different. Not to mention that if there are severl pictures and sentences for people to choose. They can come out with tons of stories.
An image can grab people’s eyes. An image with plenty elements on it can let people start to think of its meaning. And it can also make two peoples get into discussion because their different point of view. Yusuke Nakamura’s work are mostly colorful and rich in elements which can be a good resource for this play.
Music lyrics are like poems, people can feel the emotion while reading through them. Capture one remarkable sentence from pop song and read it without music. For someone who always focus only on the melody, this will be another new decover for them. They can find out how meaningful are those lyrics are.
Now pick one picture and lyric for your story. While maching those two together, you’ll notive that how you see the picture is not the same anymore. You’ll try your best to look look for image which can reasonably fit the lyric. And the same as how you explain the lyric. You’ll use each word to built up a story which is just for the picture. Image and word can work well easily. Even if they have a lot of differences, it’s up to you to interpriate them.
Telling A Story
On the first page, Click!x2, there are fourty buttoms. Buttoms on the left are for pictures, buttoms on the right are for lyrics. The play rule is to each select one. By clicking, you’ll enter to another webs for picture and lyrics which are not made by me. But they will be the resources for you to create your own story.
This play is like the table game, Dixit, let people interpret pictures differently. The illustration on the card of Dixit game are also complicated. People have different focus on each card. So Dixit utiliz it to become a way to trick the plyers. It is an interesting game and also present hoe people see image differently.
So give it a try for this Storytellers. It is a very simple system for you to get inspiration. You can see it as a resource, a game, a lottery, a lyric collection, a Yusuke Nakamura collection, or so on. Just have fun for it!