Playing digital games is fun and highly engaging. So how about using it to stimulate behaviour change, such as energy efficiency, bus trips or more ethical consumer choices and practices?
According to academic researcher Elena Bakhanova who is doing a PHD on the intersection between gamification and sustainable development, games use competition, rewards, and points for good actions to stimulate interest.
We are extremly proud of all the games made by our students and shown at the 2019 Student Games Showcase.
To recognize their hard work and the outstanding levels of sophistication in their semester projects, four awards for the best games of the evening were given away, each with prizes for every member of the winning teams.
AND THE WINNERS ARE ...