What do some of today’s biggest names in educational gaming and making – like codeSpark, StoryToys, Montessorium, Kidaptive, Pixowl– have in common? These companies have all been part of co.lab,… 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.
From government grants to VCs, the mix of sources learning game developers can turn to to support their efforts continues to evolve. In her second report on the state of the learning game business Sande Chen explores how developers are making it.
It seems part magic and part dumb luck. A kitten card game raises almost $9 million. A movie based on a cult TV show draws in nearly $6 million. A space simulator game still in development brings in $80 million. But for every successful campaign, Kickstarter is littered with failed game funding pleas. So what works and why?