BY ANDREA TON
INT. ONLINE - START GAME MENU
The story follows the epic struggle of between the mighty trade city of Troy and the alliance of Greek city states. The mighty Greek army must establish itself near the city of Troy and lay siege. Can the Trojans strike a bold attack against the Greek main camp and break the siege completely? Will the Trojans dare use the Trojan Horse gambit?
INT. ONLINE - TERMS & AGREEMENT
Player quickly glance over the terms and conditions, unaware of the fact that they are voluntarily agreeing to give up their personal information to the hands of a cold-hearted hacker (email, phone number, cloud services access, banking details, etc.)
When the "I agree to the terms and agreement 'Submit' button was clicked, the player had no clue what was going to happen to them next...
THE DESKTOP SCREEN
The player sees an unfamiliar pop up raid his desktop screen moments after submitting their agreement. A gif will pop up and state that the virus is downloading and complete. The hacking stimulation begins.
They are a collective force that tries to make people hyper-aware that there information online is so easily accessible and that they should be critical of the kinds of content they are sharing with organizations.
"Download of virus downloading... downloading.... downloading... download of virus COMPLETE. "
The pop-up prompts the player to go the the ---
And write them their first name, and ask
Type into the chat box:
Choice A: "WHO ARE YOU?!"
Choice B: Don't hurt me . I will call the cops
Choice C: --- Insert anything you want ----
""WE'VE BEEN WATCHING, WE HAVE ALL OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA. YOU HAVE 22 MINUTES TO COMPLETE ALL OF THE TASKS GIVEN. ENTER YOUR PHONE NUMBER ON THE NEXT SCREEN TO GET THE FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS. HAVE YOUR LOCATION ON, ENTER YOUR REAL NUMBER, DO NOT CALL THE POLICE.
The player will be prompted to reply with his/her phone number, where he/she will receive a real text message to their phone from the supposed hacker, giving him the next instructions.
Call someone about this
If this would happen, the hacker will catch the player trying to do this and re-prompt them to enter their real number to get the next set of instructions
EXT - THE TEXT THROUGH THE PLAYERS PHONE
"GOOD JOB, NOW WAS THAT SO HARD? NOW TO KNOW IF YOU GOT THIS MESSAGE, THE PERSON YOU ARE CONTACTING IS JONES. LET'S HOPE YOU TWO LEARN A THING OR TWO ABOUT TEAMWORK.
A choice of three names will pop up, making the player choose the correct one:
If the correct answer is chosen, the player proceeds to the next part of the game, if the incorrect name is chosen, the player is prompted to add have the text re-send to their real number.
JONES, an everyday accountant that shares similar fears about what the hackers can possibly do with the information they have collected about him Back story: He has had an affair and there are secret screenshots and other content within his icloud account.
"So, I see that they got something on you too, eh?"
"Jokes aside kid, listen up. They got some stuff on me I can't have my wife see. I regret it, I don't feel like talking about it. It was stupid and selfish of me. In order to protect myself, I need to just listen to whatever these fuckers want. They told me to send you this link. I have no clue what is it or what you're supposed to do with it but here you go buddy. Good luck. You're going to need it.
Jones will provide a link that will send the player to ---
INT - ONLINE. iCloud Account
The player will be able to scroll through the account. They will find photos of a man, his family, screenshots of loving conversations between him and another woman not his wife, and couple photos of the affair.
Two choices will be presented:
Maybe . I should just do it... I don't want to risk it. I'll just send these photos to Jones Wife and save myself.
I can't do that to Jones... I'm not sure what to do because my personal data will be compromised too.
If A is chosen, continue to next step, if choice B chosen, make player pressured : "oh now, now, Jones did a bad thing, he should be punished for his actions. Do you think his wife deserves to know? Show her - ultimately 'sending' it to his wife, and moving on the where the hacker will ask the player to enter his/her email
Look at you! Someones a good listener, I pick em' good don't I. I would'nt think about it too much... Jones deserved it an he saw it coming. Speaking of which, why don't you just enter your email for the next set of instructions. If you don't, you're next and you will end up just like Jones.
INT. ONLINE - PERSONAL EMAIL
The hacker will then prompt the player to enter his/ her email. An electronic wire transfer will be sent to the player, where he or she will 'deposit' the money into their account.
"Deposit $19, 840 dollars into your account. Do it now and quick. Tick Tock"