Playing with monkeys

Playing with monkeys

Rumours can be confirmed of Coney’s embroilment in the unfolding story and play of The Legend of the Blind Monkey, a game played out online through www.blindmonkey.co.uk and three mobster family pages in Facebook, and soon to burst onto the street…


The story of Zorop

The story of Zorop

Annette Mees of Coney recently travelled to sunny California to make a commission for 01SJ Biennial. We created ‘Zorop’ – a collaboration with the brilliant San Jose based game designer Ken Eklund. Coney and Ken decided to focus their collaboratio…


If a tree…

If a tree…

A postcard received from Rabbit, leading you to downloading a short sound piece made by Rabbit with Scanner, in turn leading you wherever you are to get lost in search of a sound like a tree falling in a forest. The sounds gathered by people all o…


Shanks Pony Transport

Shanks Pony Transport

The Shanks Pony Transport left South Kensington Railway Station, taking visitors to the Island. After stopping for Haribo from Finlay’s newsagents, the Transport swung through the backstreets of Chelsea, picking up an immigration waiver from Regin…


We went on A Writing Adventure

We went on A Writing Adventure

On July 3rd our Writing Adventure took place at the Royal Festival Hall. This was our first collaboration with Spread The Word and the first of our workshops opening up our work to the public.We worked with 15 amazing writers who went on a mini ad…


Rumblings

Rumblings

…of wrangling monkeys, robbing galleries, spotting owls (not what they seem), helping kids travel to Mars, and many more exciting developments we can’t relay just yet, as well as a stack of play done recently to catch up on. Most curiously, rumo…


HQ at home

HQ at home

Coney’s HQ has moved into the offices of Somethin’ Else. They are a brilliant digital production company, the largest radio indie in the UK and with a blossoming interactive division. We’ve been hanging out there and collaborating on developments …


Sayonara

Sayonara

Saying a fond farewell to Tim Jones, who’s been our producer via Solar Associates for the last couple of years. Tim’s helped marshal our HQ into a proper engine-room and overseen Small Town and other big projects with wit and wisdom. He got an off…


Play SuperMe

Play SuperMe

SuperMe is all about resilience, how you respond when shit happens. It’s analogous to the portion of happiness you have some control over. SuperMe is a commission by Channel 4 Education, who have been seriously smart in moving their output where t…


Research and The Haringey Speakeasy

Research and The Haringey Speakeasy

We’re getting asked to do quite a lot of playful research in diverse interesting fields. Good research and reconnaissance is essential anyhow for making good interactive work. You need to map the place, the event, the ideas and especially the peop…