Submit Game Demos to the G4C Festival by April 17

After receiving a record-breaking number of games and content submissions, we are extremely excited for the 10th Anniversary Games for Change Festival—and hope that you are, too! Early Bird Registration Ends April 1 Register now and save 30 percent. Short on cash right now? Have a look at Paypal’s Bill Me Later option when you register. Demo… Read more »

Meetup Everywhere Spotlight: Chicago

Chicago G4C Meetup founder Anuar Andres Lequerica has recently held the first get-together at Columbia College, drawing about 15 attendees, with many others watching online over Google Hangout and Skype. Anuar had three objectives for the initial meeting: discussing the fields of games for learning and games for change, identifying local key players and ongoing… Read more »

Creating a Facebook Game for Good: Part 2, Game Design

In our multi-part interview with Half the Sky Movement: The Game’s developer, Frima Studios, we talk once again with Gabriel Lefebvre, Game Design Director, regarding his thoughts on the game design process.   HalfTheGame: Was the design process for this game particularly difficult? Gabriel: Yes. Let’s be honest here: we’re making an adventure game for Facebook filled… Read more »

“9 Minutes” Mobile Game Evaluation Demonstrates Positive Change for Pregnant Women

We’re excited to share the positive results of a recent evaluation of the mobile phone game, 9 Minutes, that was produced as part of the “Half the Sky Movement”. The game was developed for feature phones commonly used in India and East Africa. Learn more here. 9 Minutes plays out the adventure of pregnancy and rewards… Read more »