Meaning Play Conference (meaningful play.msu.edu)
James Cox (student in English/IMS) had a game accepted to the Meaningful Play Game exhibit. The game is called Dark/White and includes his theories in game metafiction and critical gameplay-also the subject of his USS grant.
Lindsay Grace will be showing 2 games too (miami mini golf and Big Huggin’). Having reviewed several games it was competitive with more than 80 submissions his year and about 20 games accepted.
Peter Jamieson (engineering) were nominated for a best paper award at the upcoming conference. Our paper on human computation games was one of the five best papers submitted.