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In recent years, game design has emerged as a dynamic and rewarding career path, drawing individuals with a passion for innovation and creativity. The gaming industry, known for its rapid growth and constant evolution, offers unique opportunities for those seeking a...
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I almost called this “taking the aaargh out of ARGs,” but thankfully thought better of it. There have been a couple of great ARG-related session proposals already, which I will certainly attend, and and this one could be folded in with any of those, but Ido think ARGs...
Description: Learn the basics of making HTML5 games using Akihabara, an open source HTML5 game framework for 2D, tile-based games. This class will run through the creation of a simple maze game that will play in any modern browser, as well as on iOS and Android...
I’d like to propose a session, or at least a conversation, on the topic of badges and achievements in education. It seems to me that many of the “trend-settters” of gamification are using badges in a very unfortunate way: badges as simple extrinsic motivators that...