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The Learning Game That Is Right for You

How do you define learning? That’s the question Sylvia Martinez asks when teachers want recommendations for “good learning games.” Martinez writes on the Generation YES blog. The problem with most...Read More

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How Games Teach Scientific Thinking

What do games have in common with science? More than you might think. Expert James Paul Gee tackles the issue in his article, “Games, Learning, and 21st Century Survival Skills.”...Read More

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Selfies in Gaming, Too? Yup.

Apparently grownups have finally turned on to something kids have known about for years—the selfie phenomenon. The word “selfie” has even made it into the Oxford online dictionary.Read More

Adult Gamers: Why You Shouldn't Grow Up

“Grow Up!” How many older gamers have been told to abandon their favorite activities because it’s all just kid stuff? It usually starts when geeks are in their teens, but...Read More

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Just Dance 2014, The Next Gen of Party Games

There are plenty of video games that work great in groups. Mario Party, Guitar Hero, and LittleBigPlanet all have multiplayer options and can be a great way for teens (or adults) to spend...Read More

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New Release: The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds was released today by Nintendo for the 3DS. It is the latest installment in The Legend of Zelda franchise, and it is...Read More

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New Release: Super Mario 3D World

Super Mario 3D World, the newest game in the Super Mario franchise, was released today for the Wii U. The game contains all of the recognizable landmarks of a Super...Read More

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New Release: Tearaway

Media Molecule’s new platformer game, Tearaway, comes out for the PS Vita on November 22nd! Tearaway is about a tiny messenger (named Iota or Atoi, depending on whether you choose...Read More

Addressing the Sandy Hook Game

Recently we heard about a game that makes light of the Newtown tragedy that occurred almost a year ago. It’s surreal and terrible that someone tried to make a mass...Read More