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Monthly Archives: April 2013

Announcing the Games for Change Festival’s Initial Line-Up

[Update: Looking for the 2014 Games for Change Festival (April 22-24)? Click here to see the schedule and register.]   We’re celebrating our 10th anniversary at the New World Stages … Read more

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Half the Sky Game: What Went Right and What Went Wrong? (Part 3)

Since its debut six weeks ago on March 4, the Half the Sky game has seen more than 650,000 players, who in total have contributed more than $200,000 in donations … Read more

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Games for Change Presents: A Game Design Contest to Win $35,000!

In Games for Change’s first-ever public design competition, we will award a prize of  $35,000 to create a prototype of a safe sex awareness game. The game will developed for … Read more

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Half the Sky Game: What Went Right and What Went Wrong? (Part 2)

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Since its debut six weeks ago on March 4, the Half the Sky game has seen more than 580,000 players (!), who in total have contributed more than $175,000 in … Read more

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Put your game in the spotlight at the G4C Festival (and get two free tickets)

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Have a game for change in development? Then we want to help you spread the word about it! We’re looking for in-progress games to highlight in the 10th Anniversary Games … Read more

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Half the Sky Game: What Went Right and What Went Wrong? (Part 1)

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Since its debut a little more than a month ago on March 4, the Half the Sky game has seen 500,000 players (!), who in total have contributed more than … Read more

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Auti-Sim: A Short, Overwhelming Look into Autism and Sensory Overload

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I had barely made it to the center of Auti-Sim’s world—a playground filled with children—before ripping off my headphones and pushing away from the computer. Not because it was a … Read more

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Volunteers Wanted for Half the Sky Movement: The Game

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Use your skills for social good! Volunteer for a few hours each week with Half the Sky Movement: The Game, a Facebook adventure that highlights how women around the world … Read more

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