In a Haystack is an episodic video game series about social justice and discrimination in American society. On this first episode’s demo, a black girl who just graduated from computer science has to face her fears of social isolation while going to work on her first job in an IT company where she is the only female programmer and the only black person.

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Jezz Lucena is a Brazilian video game designer and social justice activist who went to the Worcester Polytechnic Institute for his Master's Degree in Interactive Media and Game Development. With strong background in experience design and software engineering, he aims to deliver interactive experiences and video games that provoke thoughts about social justice and privilege.

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In a Haystack

Jezz Lucena