Author: the_handy_vandal

Edutainment failed me

“… it felt like being told you had to eat your vegetables before you could have a single bite of
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Deep: a video game for calm, deep breathing

“New methods for treating anxiety, trauma and mental illness are emerging at the intersection of games and therapy.” – Laura
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Videogames for Humans

Twine is a tool for making interactive fiction in the form of web pages. A new anthology curated by Merritt
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Game Analytics From A Game Designer’s Perspective

“Game analytics are not just about sales. They are about getting a better understanding of our games and of our
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Shelter 2

“Things got heavy when I played this animal-mothering game.” – Leigh Alexander In 2013 there was a game called Shelter,
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ASCII fluid simulator

This ASCII fluid simulator has a game-like quality which someone may find inspiring: Via Boing Boing.

In Physics

Unreal Engine 4 Is Now Free

Epic Games recently announced a new business model: Unreal Engine 4 is now available to everyone for free, and all
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Artificial Intelligence Bests Humans At Classic Arcade Games

“A computer learning on its own to play complicated video games like Breakout (see video below), in which you have
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A War Game About Civilian Survival

This War of Mine is a war game about civilian survivors. From 11 bit studios: In This War Of Mine
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Play Pong on Traffic Light Controls

Here is an amusing game: Pong, played on traffic light controls. STREETPONG from HAWK Hildesheim on Vimeo. Via Boing Boing:
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