I keep talking about serious games (a.k.a. games for learning, or games for change, or games for health, or other phrases to indicate that the games are doing a tad more than being entertaining). Brainstorm! Why not just list a few of the interesting examples I’ve been seeing lately? These cover health, medicine, behavior change, suicide prevention, recruitment, training, green lifestyle & culture, sustainability, physics principles, computer coding concepts, astronaut training skills, …
NASA: Moonbase Alpha:
IBM: CityOne (A Smarter Planet Game) :
What The Hex (learn about hexadecimal color codes):
Kognito: At Risk (Gatekeeper Training & Suicide Prevention):
Bayer Diget World (Diabetes management game & social network for kids):
The Healing Blade:
Liked this? Maybe I’ll do it again when I have gathered a new crop.