On the surface, the game is an interactive quiz about dating violence but it becomes quickly apparent that there is something more at play here.As the game evolves from rudimentary quiz to societal critique, the player will be challenged to demonstrate their knowledge of dating violence.He is Associate Professor at Georgia Tech and Founding Partner at Persuasive Games LLC.
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With the funny game Love Tester you can find out if it's true love or only friendship.
Just enter two names to calculate your chances of a successful relationship! This mysterious Mr wants only a date, a dance, a romance.
In her spare time she volunteers as an advocate working to prevent cancer and dating violence.
She lives in Louisville, Kentucky with her two children and family dogs. Ian Bogost is an award-winning videogame designer and media philosopher.
Since 2008, Jennifer Ann's Group has sponsored the Life. Game Design Challenge to challenge video game designers and developers to create video games about teen dating violence.
Our goal is to increase awareness about teen dating violence as well as provide educational information to help teens, tweens, and young adults identify and avoid abusive relationships. The first place winner for 2012 is "Dating Dangers1.0" from Ko Ko in Croatia.
These video games are free to play and to share with your friends and family.
However, Jennifer Ann's Group is a non-profit organization and receives no government funding.
First place winning entry 2011Leigh Alexander is news director of Gamasutra, author of the Sexy Videogameland weblog, and writes reviews, features and cultural commentary for a variety of outlets including Variety, Wired, Slate, The Escapist, Kotaku, and Paste Magazine.