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Playful and Social Interaction Design Returns in Spring 2017

Playful and Social Interaction Design (CMS.842) is the latest addition to the MIT Game Lab’s course offerings. It debuted in the Spring of 2016 and will be offered again Spring 2017. The best way of conveying what we do in

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Friday Games: Karaokards

Ste Curran is visiting the MIT Game Lab to give us a tase of his unique style of game related storytelling as well as showing his soon to be released game Karaokards which recently was successfully funded on Kickstarter. We’ll

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Game Discs as Skeuomorphs

A skeuomorph is something designed to look like another object or material. Sometimes the intention is to signal exclusivity, like fake leather. In digital design, they are often used to make user interfaces more intuitive by referencing familiar concepts. It’s

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