Text Based Games: A Powerful Tool for Experiential Corporate Training

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Even with all the graphic images, movies and photos that “say 1000 words,” text is one of the great gateways for our imaginations. And the reason for this is that no one else is providing us the imagery. We are bringing it to the table, based on our memories, our emotions, yes – some past images which we have stored. But it is generated by us. Gamasutra just posted the talk by...

Become a “Super” with Augmented Reality

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Augmented World Expo takes place next week in Santa Clara, CA. I had great fun of speaking with Ori Inbar, CEO and co-founder of Augmented Reality.ORG which produces AWE, and together we took a dive into what makes Augmented Reality and its sister on the spectrum from immersion in reality to complete virtualness (Don’t go Matrix on me. Though happy to debate whether this whole life we lead...

Awesome Con

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Our regionally created Comic Con – called Awesome Con – is coming to Washington DC, May 29-31 at the Washington DC Convention Center. (Thank you co-founders Ben Penrod and Steve Anderson for seeing the need of a huge fan base here in the DC Region!) If you’re into comics, graphic novels, sci fi, and fantasy, in all formats from paper to digital media and games to movies and TV,...

Education Gamification: What I Wish My Teachers had in High School

Did you ever feel like leaping out of your chair in school and wish that what didn’t stick in your brain for whatever reason, could be packaged in a different way that made sense. And as a teacher, are you wondering how on earth you can communicate, capture the attention of, and inspire your students. Well it looks like there may be a new LMS that can address both those needs. In reading some...