TEKKEN TORTURE TOURNAMENT (2001)

game performance/custom hardware (Eddo Stern, Mark Allen)

During the Tekken Torture Tournament performance, 32 willing participants received bracing but non-lethal electrical shocks in correspondence to the injuries sustained by their onscreen avatars. Players wore shocking arm straps wired through a hardware/software hack of the world’s most popular fighting Playstation game TEKKEN 3.

LINKS: Official c-level Tekken Tourture Tournament Page - http://www.c-level.cc/tekken1.html TTT release form - http://www.c-level.cc/tekken/legal.html

PERFORMANCES: Rotterdam Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands C-level, Los Angeles, CA Outfest, Platinum Oasis, Los Angeles, CA Kent Explora,Tel-Aviv, Israel Adelaide Film Festival, Adelaide, Australia The Kitchen, New York, NY REDCAT, Los Angeles, CA

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game performance/custom hardware (Eddo Stern, Mark Allen)

During the Tekken Torture Tournament performance, 32 willing participants received bracing but non-lethal electrical shocks in correspondence to the injuries sustained by their onscreen avatars. Players wore shocking arm straps wired through a hardware/software hack of the world’s most popular fighting Playstation game TEKKEN 3.

LINKS: Official c-level Tekken Tourture Tournament Page - http://www.c-level.cc/tekken1.html TTT release form - http://www.c-level.cc/tekken/legal.html

PERFORMANCES: Rotterdam Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands C-level, Los Angeles, CA Outfest, Platinum Oasis, Los Angeles, CA Kent Explora,Tel-Aviv, Israel Adelaide Film Festival, Adelaide, Australia The Kitchen, New York, NY REDCAT, Los Angeles, CA

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