Design Game, Save World

You think that headline is a joke? It may seem funny, but check out the best thing to come out of GDC this year: this rant by Jane McGonigal.

Here are her slides.

Watch it. Awesomeness. It has catalyzed a deep vein of enthusiasm in my mind, now pumping out with caffeine-accellerated energy. More coherent reviews and thoughts to come.

I’m off to save the world now.

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2 thoughts on “Design Game, Save World

  1. What really hits me about that presentation is the list of heroes. Alice Taylor and Matt Locke are on it. They’re in charge of Channel 4 Education in the UK. I assume they’re on the list because they just dropped all the TV content for education and went to gaming instead. Brave move.

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