Serious games

06.27.07
Slate: Serious games are seriously boring
06.27.07

Slate: Serious games are seriously boring

For all the bluster about serious games being the wave of the future, most examples of the form thus...

By Kyle Orland,   06.27.07
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05.24.07
NY Times now publishing Persuasive's newsgames
05.24.07

NY Times now publishing Persuasive's newsgames

The New York Times has begun publishing Persuasive's newsgames on the opinion page of their website....

By Ross Miller,   05.24.07
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04.28.07
Acclaimed Israel-Palestine sim gets commercial release
04.28.07

Acclaimed Israel-Palestine sim gets commercial release

Peace Maker, a serious game concerning the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, is now commercially availab...

By Ross Miller,   04.28.07
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03.20.07
Schools test edugaming in classroom
03.20.07

Schools test edugaming in classroom

We've spoken ad infinitum on educational gaming, exercise gaming and serious games. It's an importa...

By Ross Miller,   03.20.07
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03.19.07
SXSW: Serious Games: Can Learning Be Hard Fun?
03.19.07

SXSW: Serious Games: Can Learning Be Hard Fun?

When you combine the words "serious" "learning" and "hard" in the same sentence, chances are you're...

By Kevin Kelly,   03.19.07
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03.07.07
McGonigal's new ARG looking for answers to oil crisis
03.07.07

McGonigal's new ARG looking for answers to oil crisis

At her Serious Games keynote this morning, Jane McGonigal, ex-lead designer for alternate reality ga...

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03.06.07
NoE confirms Cooking Navi localization
03.06.07

NoE confirms Cooking Navi localization

It's a good time to be a DS gamer, especially if you think games could be serious business. In an in...

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03.05.07
GDC '07: Square Enix demos game-development game [Update 1]
03.05.07

GDC '07: Square Enix demos game-development game [Update 1]

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By JC Fletcher,   03.05.07
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01.30.07
Help mtvU design AIDS Awareness game, win $5,000
01.30.07

Help mtvU design AIDS Awareness game, win $5,000

In an effort to promote discussion and raise awareness of AIDS as a problem, mtvU and the Kaiser Fam...

By Ross Miller,   01.30.07
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