Some advocates for the increased emphasis on science, technology, engineering and math in schools argue that digital games will be the key to getting young people engaged about STEM subjects…. more »
The technology and platforms available for those building educational games continues to evolve. This section will report on the the latest opportunities and challenges facing those making learning games.
Today’s learning game developers continue to battle the history of their industry that is marked by the rise and fall of so-called “Edutainment.” Developer and author Sande Chen explores what’s been learned in the decades since.
Bloxels, the newest brainchild of the company that developed Adventure Time Game Wizard and Floors, is often compared to the analog darling of old, Lite Brite. Its small pieces fit… more »
In a computer lab tucked away along a fourth-floor hallway of downtown Seattle’s Central Public Library, 25 coding rookies filled the room to capacity for a chance to participate in… more »