War of the Worlds 2017 is a transmedia retelling of H.G. Wells' classic novel The War of the Worlds. It is both faithful to the classic and a complete reimagining of the tale, combining Wells' conceptual brilliance and horrifying imagery with the powerful storytelling capabilities of social media to create a character-driven narrative of twenty-first century political, social, and scientific anxieties.
The invasion began November 8th, and came to a conclusion on December 1st. Read the full story as it happened on the Archive page.