Good games? Can games change culture?

Remember my fury when I realized that all the video games in this one store were violent?

Not gun control, but war control. Starting with the kids.

And then how I discovered a young female game designer who talked about designing games to let go of suffering?

Leading Designer Jane McConigal: “We can design games to end suffering.”

Well, now I see it may already be happening. At least that’s the claim. Hallelujah!

But: and it’s a big but! Check all the facebook comments at the end of this article. They add perspective and provoke thought about games, the culture of games, games and learning and schools, etc.

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