Gamification in Education
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A game to become a game’s creator | Serious Game Blog

A game to become a game’s creator | Serious Game Blog | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it

A game about creating games? Well that’s the wager that Greenheart Games took with its business simulationGame Dev Tycoon. A serious game giving you the chance to replay the history of video games from the 80’s until nowadays.


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In video games, what’s so fun about failure? - The Boston Globe

In video games, what’s so fun about failure? - The Boston Globe | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
“Game Over.” There’s no element of video-game culture that has so thoroughly permeated the mainstream. Everyone knows what it means: You screwed up or you caught a bad break. Better luck next time.
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Jane McGonigal: The game that can give you 10 extra years of life | Video on TED.com

When game designer Jane McGonigal found herself bedridden and suicidal following a severe concussion, she had a fascinating idea for how to get better. She dove into the scientific research and created the healing game, SuperBetter.
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