"I see you logged into Gameful most every day and have messaged you through the chat but figure you as AFK... Were you looking for a specific collaboration opportunity? I'd be happy to assist with a rapid prototype if you had something exciting…"
"I'd never heard of it until you pointed it out. I'll definitely have a look as it since we're looking at developing more "gameful" interactions for the next iteration.I just wish it wasn't iOS only, as here in ZA…"
"Hi Adam,I held an educational ARG for computer science education about an year ago. In my ARG, I held to the TINAG aesthetic and it was a central design choice of the game. However, in my case, the ARG was not part of a course and therefore keeping…"
Hi all!I'm so sorry for accidentally freaking emailing everyone the below essay - I mistook the discussion thread and direct messages. Here's the essay for discussion.I'm really glad I decided to stumble onto Jane McGonigal's website after taking some time to evaluate how to go about with a redesign of an ARG I'm developing, because it's great to be able to discuss this with likeminded peopleHere's the full story:I'm a Masters student at the University of Pretoria, and I'm attempting to run an…See More
If my life story were a game, it would be a cross between ...
Thomas Was Alone and Dear Esther
Most people know me as a (check all that apply) ...
Game Developer, Game Designer, Writer, Student, Teacher, UX expert, IT guru, The Best Project Manager Ever, Researcher, Lifelong Gamer
When it comes to my game-making career, I'm ...
up-and-coming (1-2 games on my resume)
Kinds of games I’m best known for making or want to be known for making someday (check all that apply) ...
Alternate reality games, PC Games - single player, Art and Experimental games, Card games, Educational games, You should add another category!
Will collaborate for
Creative fulfillment and fun, Experience and mentorship, A chance at a Nobel Prize
Anything else you want to say about the kinds of projects or people or organizations you’d like to work with?
I'm currently working on an educational ARG for my Masters dissertation to help teach Information Literacy. Though I'm more interested in standard little digital indie interesting projects, working on ARGs is an interesting experience, and I'd love to get a little help on mine.
What abilities would you bring to a collaboration?
I feel like I'd bring an incredibly open academic mind to any collaboration. I absolutely love game design theory, so a lot of my concrete design is very explicitly based off that. I'm also really excitable when it comes to good ideas.
Three games you’ve played that have changed your life:
I see you logged into Gameful most every day and have messaged you through the chat but figure you as AFK... Were you looking for a specific collaboration opportunity? I'd be happy to assist with a rapid prototype if you had something exciting in mind. I have assisted a few others here in the past, like Pienette Coetze with sparechange.jnoodle.com ...