Ian Bogost: Gamification is Bullshit

by Volker Weber

... gamification is marketing bullshit, invented by consultants as a means to capture the wild, coveted beast that is videogames and to domesticate it for use in the grey, hopeless wasteland of big business, where bullshit already reigns anyway.

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Sebastian Herp, 2011-08-09 17:31

Dazu passend: Brandeins 2006

Haymon Ried, 2011-08-09 17:59

"GG, we totally pwned that concall! Collaboration FTW."

Kevan Emmott, 2011-08-09 20:43

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