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In this TED Video Jane McGonigal makes the case of computer games ability to have profound impact on the real world. It is called “Gaming can make a better world” and I believe it! She was also on the Colbert show February 3rd, 2011 where I first got to here about her(!).

Here is the links to her website:

http://janemcgonigal.com/ (seems to be powered by wordpress.com…)

Here is the two games mentioned in the talk:

EVOKE (2010). A crash course in changing the world.

WORLD WITHOUT OIL (2007). Play it — before you live it.

 

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