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A Dark Matter of Context

Presented by:

Xander Roozen

How can users of a streaming service be entertained and simultaneously understand what they are watching?

One of the most popular German Netflix original series is Dark, a science fiction thriller that revolves around time travel and a mysterious small town. The narrative delves into the interconnected lives of characters across different timelines. Despite the complex storylines, the show has gained worldwide popularity.

In this case study, I examine the renowned streaming service and its content from the perspective of information architecture. How are the stories and supporting information organized to cater to the user/viewer's needs based on their specific context?

Presented

March 2024

Language

English

Session time

30m
Format
Lightning talk