Games for Change: ‘social impact gaming’ celebrated at New York festival

The Games for Change Festival, New York City’s largest gaming event, gets underway next week, celebrating the innovation and development of ‘social impact’ gaming. Founded in 2004 and now in its 11th year, Games for Change hopes to “facilitate the creation of social impact games“, as well as promote, educate and “leverage entertainment for social […]

Social Media and the Attainment of Fantasy

In this issue I will be discussing how social media has transformed the types of experiences that tourists now find themselves engaged in. Moreover, I will be suggesting that these transformations have caused an explosion in the number of simulated experiences that are now on offer to tourists. In order to do so I think […]