CX Cluster Project

Cold Sun

Cold Sun

A mobile game designed to educate about climate change using real world weather data.

1 Commercial Partner
Sheffield
4 Academic Researchers
Lancaster University
Anglia Ruskin
CX PhD Student
CX PhD Student

This project was a highly-interdisciplinary collaboration, and developed A mobile game designed to educate about climate change using real world weather data. The game is influenced by the physical environment of the player, connecting physical and digital experiences.

Latest Project Activity

Cold Sun Enters BETA

24th Mar 2015
We have been working on a game called COLD SUN for some time now and we are seeking people to play the game over the course of a week. After  playing the game for a week we an interview either in person or over the phone will be conducted and used...

Cold Sun Game Demo

30th Jan 2015
Cold Sun now has a playable demo.   The game allows players to explore issues of climate change by exploring a futuristic game world controlled by their real world weather.    See a video of the demo here:  

PrimeConf: Best of British

29th Jun 2014
Creative Exchange were proud to be exhibiting last week at the inaugural PrimeConf ‘Best of British’ conference, a celebration of the best of British digital technology talent. We supported this event as a sponsor because we felt that the event was very closely aligned with the aims of the Creative Exchange...

Cold Sun Game Design Meeting

15th Oct 2013
Previous meetings have brought us this far, now we just have to bring it all together. As the end of the first planned stage of the project came near, the group met up once more to discuss the research that had been performed and where each of us feel we should...