Gameification on #rtcities 05.2011


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Gameification = The idea of turning an otherwise mundane process into a game, to give people more of an incentive to do it.

Get into the game.


    Native Innovation Conference

    Buzzword Bingo

    access - achievement - altruism - appointment - attention - awards - badge - behavior - challenge - communal discovery - competition - contest - engagement - fun - game - gameification - happy hour - incentive - influence - interaction - leader board - level up - leverage - loyalty - manipulation - mastery - metagame - motivation - play - players - point system - prize - progress bar - recognition - rewards - serious games - traffic - trust - unlock



    Recommended Listening

    Gamification - why shouldn't life be a game?
    And now, the weather... from 1914
    Fighting Talk (not precisely about gameification but the program awards 'points for punditry')

    Recommended Viewing

    Seth Priebatsch - TED Talk on the game layer


    Google Maps Getting Gamified on Google+

    Elsewhere on the Web

    ABC Drum article on Gamification
    The future is a game to be played - ABC
    Social Media Games Influences Offline Behavior
    Alan Gershenfeld: Video games help kids learn

    Games for Change - All around the world game designers, thinkers, academics, and more are connecting to discuss games for change and collaborate on future projects. Check out our map to see if there are Meetups near you or visit the
    Games for Change Meetup Everywher page to start your own!
    Games For Change on Facebook


    The last decade was social. The next decade is gaming.
    - Seth Priebatsch, The game layer on top of the world

    Artwork / Cue Yourself

    Gameification On (h/t @martinhatchuel @ThisTourismWeek )

    The last decade was social. The next decade is gaming.
    Earth Day Contest (Concurso Dia de la Tierra) @ Oaxaca 04.2012
    Scorecard: Oaxaca FotoSafari: Cerro Fortin
    Buzzword Bingo: Gameification
    Buzzword Bingo: Progress Bar