The Idea

Welcome to my blog, this is a project i am working on for my master project. I will be looking into the original novel The Day of the Triffids written by John Wyndham for my project.


For this game concept i really want to bring the world that John Wyndham created to life. There have been film and tv series adaptations throughout the years that all differ in various ways from the original novel, I would like to keep true to the novel as much as possible while expanding out to create an imersive game concept.

Blurb from the back of the book to give you an idea of the story

‘When Bill Masen wakes up to a catastrophe, he is glad that bandages covered his eyes the night before. He finds a population rendered helpless by the green lights; now blind, they are at the mercy of the Triffids. Once, with their ability to move and their carnivorous habits, the Triffids were just botanical curiosities. But now, with vulnerable human flesh to feast upon , these homicidal plants are set to turn town and country alike into a killing ground, and, perhaps, replace humanity at the top of the food chain …. ‘