Comic-Con All Access – ABC Unveils Flash Forward ARG

Our intrepid gal on the Comic Con 2009 floor, Jopinionated, has checked in with an update on the Flash Forward booth setup by ABC. Similar to last year’s Dharma recruitment effort, curious visitors are being invited in by mock staff to record their ‘Flash Forward‘for a project called ‘Join The Mosaic.’Outside the booth, a sign reads:

What Did You See?

This fall the entire world blacks out for 2:17 seconds. During that time we each see a vision of the future – a Flash Forward of where we will be on April 29, 2010.

The Moscaic Collective is an online database that aims to put together a picture of the future, of Flash Forward at a time.

JOIN THE MOSAIC

Share your Flash Forward here at Comic-Con in one of our mobile recording booths or online at www.JoinTheMosaic.com starting August 16th.

It only takes a few minutes so please share yours now. No matter how big or small, every Flash Forward helps us put the picture together.

The site itself gives you a serious looking blank page. Seriously. It’s blank. Unlike last year’s LOST game, this Flash Forward experience will likely finish. The Dharma game was pulled due to budget reasons (although, many fans were disappointed with it as well). The Flash Forward game is kicking off at the height of the Flash Forward buzz, so chances are there will be tons of participation.

I talked to Jopinionated just moments after her appointment in the booth. She described the overall experience as being very much like the Dharma Wants You booth from last year. “I went up to the booth first thing because of how crazy the LOST booth got last year. It is literally the same booth, even the same girl who was wearing a Dharma suit last year – so she obviously works for ABC Public Relations. They take you into the booth with this little video camera, tell you to press record, and you can say what you want for three minutes. So I came up with this story about how I was on a bench on a beach and these guys in a white suburban took me to this warehouse and put me in a chair with a spot-light. Then these people with no faces started asking me questions about my life, and my childhood. Then they took me to my childhood home, and just as the three minutes was expiring I said ‘I opened the door, and guess who was there.'”

Nice cliff hanger Jo! Apparently they thought so as well, they stopped Jo on her way out and told her that her recording would be on the website in August and gave her a business card with a phone number on it. Whoa. Watch this space for updates on the FlashForward business card.

For more Comic-Con updates visit our Comic-Con HQ and follow @Jopinionated on twitter!

Logo For The Mosaic Task Force

Logo For The Mosaic Task Force

The Mosaic Collective Mission Statement

The Mosaic Collective Mission Statement

6 Comments

  1. Sam McPherson July 22, 2009
  2. Phil July 22, 2009
  3. Phil July 23, 2009
  4. Bryan Jones July 22, 2009
  5. Bryan Jones July 23, 2009
  6. Sam McPherson July 23, 2009
  7. Pingback: Flash Forward July 23, 2009

Leave a Reply

Protester Dives to Take Down Confederate Flag on Live TV
I’m All For Paula Abdul Taking on Sitcom Acting
The First Clip Of the New Samurai Jack Series is Released
The Top Five Biggest “It About Time” Moments in Oscars History
The Official Prologue to Alien: Covenant is “The Last Supper”
John Wick Chapter 2 Is Better than the First Movie
Why do I Like the Movie Blue Crush So Much?
The Only Blu-Ray DVD Release Announcement You’ll Ever Need
Freddie Mercury in 1958 Looks Like a Junior Austin Powers
Eminem’s “The Monster” but with a Parrot Instead of Rihanna
Performing Rush’s “Tom Sawyer” Simultaneously Playing Drums, Guitar, and Singing
Saved By The Bell Mashup with Fifth Harmony’s “Work from Home”
Why Magic Johnson is the Smartest Basketball Player Ever: A Story You Didn’t Know
Back-Up Goalie Wayne Shaw Went to Bar At Half Time and Stuffed his Face on the Field
Bill Belichick Named his New Boat “VII Rings”
12 Professional Sports Rules You Won’t Believe Actually Exist
Banjo Cover for Castlevania’s 1986 Video Game Theme? Yes, Please
Five Amazing Trailers for Video Games that Don’t Exist
Bowser Woodwork is What Dedication is All About
Street Fighter II’s M. Bison Loses to Toyota in New C-HR Ad
Benjamin Bratt’s Top Seven Roles of His Career
President Trump Won’t Watch The Oscars: Yeah, We Care
Mel Bernstein AKA Dragon Man Needs his Own Discovery Channel Show
Alfie Allen: Five Things You Didn’t Know about the Game of Thrones Actor

Get more stuff like this
in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox.