Here’s Her Story creator Sam Barlow’s interactive reimagining of 80s movie WarGames

Her Story creator Sam Barlow has offered a first look at his new interactive series #WarGames, due to release next year.

#WarGames (with a hashtag) is loosely based on the beloved 1983 movie classic WarGames (without a hashtag) in which a teen hacker, played by Matthew Broderick, attempts to save the world from thermonuclear armageddon.

Barlow's interactive WarGames doesn't appear to take too much inspiration from the movie beyond a few philosophical touch points and the basic hacker premise. It follows a group of young hackers who get involved in "a thrilling tale of modern espionage, hacking and government conspiracy", according to the official press release.

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