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Arizona Libraries Assoc annual meeting, presentation for half-day workshop with Liz Danforth and Don Dehm. 15 Nov 2010.

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AzLA 2010 final AzLA 2010 final Presentation Transcript

  • GET LUCKY Gaming Beyond Monopoly and Rock Band Liz Danforth [email_address] Don Dehm [email_address] Arizona Library Association Annual Meeting Phoenix, Arizona November 15, 2010
  • Lucky?
  • LUCKY! Preparedness + Opportunity
  • DON: Media maven, game designer, entrepreneur, advocate. We are:
  • LIZ: Artist, editor, game developer, writer... Hall of Fame 1995 We are:
  • ...and stealth librarian.
  • GAMES + BENEFITS + FOR WHOM Beyond Monopoly and Rock Band??
  • Let's Play!
  • Preparedness... got game?
  • Preparedness... got game?
  • So many games So little time
  •  
  • Tabletop games RPGs LARPs Boxed games Card games Miniatures games Leisure games Strategy games Wargames Family games Hobby games Party games ARGs Format
  • Format FPS games RTS games MMOs Indie games Embedded games Traditional games in an electronic format Social games Console games PC games Handhelds Puzzle games ARGs, again!
  • Age and Gender
  • Intensity of Engagement
  • Luck or Strategy
  • Number of Players
  • Time Commitment
  • Themes
  • Content Style
  • Cost
  • Let's Play!
  • Opportunity More than just the game
  • Academic and life skills "Games are the most elevated form of investigation." - Albert Einstein
  • #@X&$%@(%?!
  • Social Computing Sharing knowledge Computer Skills Problem solving Cooperation Creative Arts Accountability Time management Economics Civic engagement Language Critical thinking Scientific method Global awareness Flexibility Collaboration Social awareness
  • Integrity and honesty Reading for pleasure Creative activities Cultural competence Planning and Decision making Achievement motivation
  • Creative activities
  • Teachable moments
  •  
  • ...using the game to explore: Writing/Literacy Mathematics Digital Citizenship Online Safety... ...and projects and lessons intended to develop 21st-Century skills.” http://wowinschool.pbworks.com “ An after-school program targeting at-risk students ...
  • Transmedia “ ...storytelling across multiple forms of media with each element making distinctive contributions to a fan's understanding of the story world.” – Henry Jenkins, Convergence Culture
  •  
  • Serious Games and ARGs
  • App reciation
  • Community
  • Community is us Los Altos Public Library Monterey Public Library San Jose Public Library
  • Gaming is all of us. “ Gaming can make a better world.” – Jane McGonigal
  • [email_address] Twitter: @LizDanforth Slideshare: Liz Danforth http://www.lizdanforth.com [email_address] Twitter: @PulpGamer Twitter: @DonDehm http://www.pulpgamer.com Questions?
  • Picture Credits: Creative Commons-licensed content Slide 1: (Monopoly) http://flic.kr/p/7qbhHU , (guitar) http://flic.kr/p/6cM1vb Slide 2: (dice) http://flic.kr/p/Brnou Slide 3: (badge) http://flic.kr/p/6pVmw4 , (knocker) http://flic.kr/p/4Rbk93 Slide 8: (werewolf) http://flic.kr/p/78TSqc Slides with sphere and variations: http://flic.kr/p/LAjsT Slide 10: (chess) http://flic.kr/p/4B9WJX Slide 15: (monkey) http://bit.ly/a2QuXo , (orangutan) http://flic.kr/p/21zxY3 Slide 16: (girls) http://flic.kr/p/81fmFg , (chess) http://flic.kr/p/6DwQge Slide 21: (wrestling) http://flic.kr/p/nfMex , (up the wall) http://flic.kr/p/52LnUR Slide 23: (papillon) http://flic.kr/p/7e7m24 Slide 25: (graduates) http://flic.kr/p/ikv4u , (probability) http://flic.kr/p/5X7uCT Slide 30: (surprise) http://flic.kr/p/4xGRpo Slide 34: (Gandalf) http://flic.kr/p/Ui2Bg Slide 36: (gallery) http://flic.kr/p/6vKEnZ , (butterfly girls) http://flic.kr/p/3EFpzN Slide 37: (chess) http://flic.kr/p/6DwQge , (epic geeks) http://flic.kr/p/3aRdrL , (professional players) http://flic.kr/p/8rzT43 Slide 38: (Monterey Public Library) http://flic.kr/p/7gshGC , (Los Altos Public Library) http://flic.kr/p/8UPXD , (San Jose Public Library) http://flic.kr/p/8i6MEk , My thanks to all who make their images available!