Benefit Game: Alien Seaweed Swarms creates an artificial ecosystem with installations. This work explores the impact of anthropogenic interference on seaweed populations. By simulating the growth and colonization of virtual algae swarms and symbiotic fungi, the game invites players to interact with the ecosystem using game tokens with the goal of achieving capital accumulation.
Danlu Fei (CN)
Danlu Fei is a game developer and researcher. She is a PhD student in CMA at HKUST. Her research interest is around AI-based procedural content generation.
Ziwei Wu (CN)
Ziwei Wu is a media artist and researcher. She is a PhD student at HKUST. Her artworks are mainly about Artificial Life Art which is based on biology, science and society.