Gaming the Future and US debut of Fate of the World

Fate of the World made its US debut today as part of Gaming the Future: Connecting Innovation & Education, a national press conference and interactive science exhibition in Asheville, North Carolina. This global strategy game allows players to save the world from the effects of climate change in a simulated format. It is the latest in the catalogue from Red Redemption LTD, a UK-based serious game developer.

Participating in the program were Gobion Rowlands, Red Redemption’s Chairman/Co-Founder and Games for Change Board member, Asi Burak, Co-President of Games for Change and Scott Hausman, Director of the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Association (NOAA)‘s National Climatic Data Center. (See the press release for a full list of speakers.)

The event was live streamed and the TEDxAVL Twitter account posted updates and quotes throughout the event:

Stay current on Fate of The World and future TEDxAVL updates by following them both on Twitter:

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To learn more about Red Redemption LTD, read our interview with their CEO, Klaude Thomas, here.

For more details about Fate of The World and to purchase your own copy, you can visit the official website here. Update: The servers have been taken down and the link no longer works.

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