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Jenkins’ Seven Core Concepts

Bud Caddell has neatly summed up Henry Jenkins Seven Core Concepts of Transmedia into one image. It’s a great little crib sheet but for a fabulous education in transmedia nothing matches reading Jenkins posts on the subject (part one and part two) or watching his talk from the Futures in Entertainment conference which I’ve embedded here before but include again in case you missed it.

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  1. Transmedia Storytelling: What Is It? - PSFK on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 8:00 am

    [...] Jenkins holds up true examples of transmedia storytelling to be open mythologies like Marvel and DC superheros, The Wizard of Oz, and even The Bible, citing his seven core concepts of transmedia: drillability vs. spreadability; multiplicity vs. continuity; immersion vs. extractability; world building; seriality; subjectivity; performance. Complex a concept enough for a handy cheat sheet. [...]

  2. Transmedia Storytelling: What Is It? | | FanficFanfic on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 5:33 pm

    [...] Jenkins holds up true examples of transmedia storytelling to be open mythologies like Marvel and DC superheros, The Wizard of Oz, and even The Bible, citing his seven core concepts of transmedia: drillability vs. spreadability; multiplicity vs. continuity; immersion vs. extractability; world building; seriality; subjectivity; performance. Complex a concept enough for a handy cheat sheet. [...]