Participatory Chinatown (winner)

Game type:
Role-playing game (web-based, Windows only)

Target audience:
Stakeholders in Boston’s Chinatown neighborhood

Participatory Chinatown is an online, 3D game designed to be part of the master planning process of Boston’s Chinatown. Players assume the roles of 15 different residents to get a better understanding of their individual problems and concerns.

Developer: Muzzy Lane Software
Designers: The Engagement Game Lab (Emerson College,) Asian Community Development Corporation, Metropolitan Area Planning Council
Funder: The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

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