An Unfinished Election Game (Or, you can’t win everything all of the time)

I started creating a serious game during maternity leave that is likely going to remain unfinished now that I’m back to work full-time. However, I did want to at least capture some of my thoughts about the project here. Essentially, I was just looking for a fun project to help maintain my sense of sanity

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Notes from Jesse Schell’s What Games Are Good At (Games for Change Festival)

Some definitions: Play is a manipulation that indulges curiosity A game is a problem solving activity approached playfully Instead of serious games, suggests the term transformational games, so that the focus is on how the game is changing the user. Games are bad at: Being cheap: in the short term, at least, good games are

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