Playing videogames on Playstation 4, Uncharted 3 with the controller in front.


Becoming Gameful


Gamification applies game-design elements and priniciples to non-game contexts. Gameful pedagogy builds game mechanics into our course.


Book: Explore Like a Pirate


I’ve recently finished reading, Explore Like a Pirate by Michael Matera. You may know Michael Matera from his insightful Twitter timeline, or even from his seminars around the United States. In his book, Explore Like a Pirate, he brings “Gamification and Game-inspired Course Design” into small easy-to-digest strategies that can be implemented from Day 1. […]


Design is the application of intent – the opposite of happenstance, and an antidote to accident.

Robert L. Peters