Every now and then you'll come across a game quite by accident, and it will surprise you - precisely because you came across it by accident. It won't be the kind of game you would choose for yourself - you'd pass it by as a curio, and move on. Probably to something with guns and explosions. Vivian Clark is one such game. But you'll not see it on your dashboard, or in the store. Because this curio is hidden, wrapped up in a disguise so deeply impenetrable that even those who make a living from this hobby of ours have ... Read More »
Games are part of the fabric of our social consciousness. Games have power. Play is such a fundamental part of our makeup that games can change who we are, how we perceive the world around us, and how we interact with each other. The science behind games can help us increase understanding of ourselves and those around us, or help us celebrate joy or understand tragedy. “A game is an opportunity to focus our energy, with relentless optimism, at something we’re good at (or getting better at) and enjoy. In other words, gameplay is the direct emotional opposite of depression.” ~ Jane McGonigal, ... Read More »
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