Tag: serious games

by Kathleen Hansen

As we continue to develop the “Playing the News” game, we wanted to share the inside workings of the process. Our partners at the Johnson Simulation Center submitted this report on their production process. An Overview of the JSC Production Process This is a short description of the Johnson Simulation Center’s production process; that is, [...] more »

by Kathleen Hansen

For those of us working on creating “serious games,” the experience we’ve had with the “Playing the News” project might be instructive. We are working with the Johnson Simulation Center at Pine Technical College in Pine City, MN to develop a tool that will allow journalists (read, non-techies) create engaging games built from news coverage [...] more »

by Leslie Rule

I crossed paths with “serious gaming,” in a serious way twice in one week. First at the Knight Digital Media Center’s Editorial Writers seminar in Los Angeles last week. Later in the week, I attended a gaming session at the Computer Using Educator’s conference in Palm Springs. Both of the gaming presentations were intriguing and [...] more »