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SCT #8: What’s social about social games?

SCT #8: What’s social about social games?

Episode 8 of Social Change Technology explores the social aspects of so-called social games with Dr Mia Consalvo of Concordia University and Ron Miners of Electronic Arts.
In the episode Ren, Mia, and Ron talk about what we mean by ’social games’ and the social conventions and norms that are emerging from them. For example the [...]

PLAY

PLAY

tVPN and The Play Ethic propose a festival of PLAY, as part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad’s Inspire Programme. The festival will center on play as a fundamental human activity that is the connecting principle between Sports and Arts. The festival will have multiple strands – in venues, the built environment, rural areas and [...]