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My Northern Voice Presentation (May 7-8, 2010)

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    Northern Voice 2010: Why I play Alternate Reality Games Northern Voice 2010: Why I play Alternate Reality Games Presentation Transcript

    • Why I play Alternate Reality Games (and why you should too)! Phillip Jeffrey Northern Voice 2010
    • Outline • The Lost Ring • Urgent Evoke • Questions/Discussion
    • ilovebees.com worldwithoutoil.org What are Alternate Reality What are Alternate Reality? Games?
    • The Lost Ring unravel the mystery
    • The Lost Ring
    • The Lost Ring A Call for Help
    • The Lost Ring Player-generated Wiki
    • The Lost Ring Knowledge Space
    • flickr photos by cubicgarden flickr photos by cubicgarden The Lost Ring The third ring is found
    • The Lost Ring Personal Experiences
    • “This changes your everyday life” Sucked into real life by online The Lost Ring fantasy worlds ~Globe & Mail, April 2008
    • Dark Marketing - Dentsu-ho, The Lost Ring Japanese publication
    • Labyrinth training (Video) Social Benefits of The Lost Ring
    • Why I played The Lost Ring • Enjoyment • Social Experiences • New Knowledge
    • Urgent Evoke urgentevoke.com
    • Mission Food Security
    • Mission: Food Security Learn2
    • Act2 Mission: Food Security
    • photo by flickr user kiyoshi.be http://bit.ly/bEYl7o Mission: Food Security Imagine2
    • $38 million dollar renewable Google Wind energy investment - 2 Wind farms
    • UNICEF Encourages cricket for boys and girls in Namibia Urgent Evoke Empowering Women
    • Why I play Evoke • To try and make a difference in my world • To develop new knowledge about cool solutions to social issues • To attend the 1st EVOKE summit in DC
    • References • Jane McGonigal IFTF - http://avantgame.com • http://blog.avantgame.com/2008/08/we-found-lost-ring.htmld • The Lost Ring Case Study - http://work.akqa.com/thelostring/ • Urgent Evoke - http://www.urgentevoke.com • Alternate Reality Games Network http://www.argn.com/
    • Contact • Contact: • Phillip Jeffrey • PhD student • fadetoplay.com • phillipj@ece.ubc.ca