The Cat and the Coup (honorable recognition)
Documentary game (Mac and PC)
Primarily Americans and Iranians
The Cat and the Coup puts you in the role of the cat belonging to Dr. Mohammed Mossadegh, the first democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran. Throughout gameplay, you’ll coax Mossadegh back through the significant events of his life following the coup of 1953.
Developers: Peter Brinson and Kurosh ValaNejad
Funders: The Advancing Scholarship for the Humanities and Social Sciences and the Game Innovation Lab at the University of Southern California