In addition to his books, research, podcasts, and investigations, Ben has also branched into other areas including game and puzzle design, abstract photography, and filmmaking. Here are some highlights.


Ben has written and directed two short films. One, Clicker Clatter, won a film festival award and shares a producer with Steven Spielberg. The other, Sirens, is based on folklore. You can see both of them here.

Games & Puzzles

Ben has created, co-created, and marketed several games and puzzles, including Playing Gods: The Board Game of Divine Domination and Fold & Find, illustrated by Celestia Ward.