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How to Change Any Bad Habit Using Game Mechanics

by on May 7, 2013 6:24 pm
“Chris Bennett, an accomplished game designer and expert on game mechanics…” The remarkable Mr. Bennett is also Game Designer in Residence at Stanford Peace Innovation Lab, where we have been fortunate to learn a great deal about game mechanics from him–expertise we are applying to elicit positive, pro-social engagement across conflict boundaries. Lauren Hall-Stigerts interviewed… Read more How to Change Any Bad Habit Using Game Mechanics
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How Game Designers use Emotion to Create Engagement

by on January 30, 2013 6:04 pm
Chris Bennett and Margarita Quihuis in their early days of thinking about game design thinking. They look at emotion, collaboration, game economies, values based consumerism and how game design principles could be applied in general purpose software, commerce, etc.     Transcript Margarita: Okay. Hi, this is Margarita Quihuis and I’m the director of the Peace Innovation… Read more How Game Designers use Emotion to Create Engagement