Author Archives: Jeff Ramos

Games for Change and Gameful are teaming up!

Two years ago, a secret headquarters for world-changing game makers was born. When we first spoke about its launch in October of 2010, the founders Jane McGonigal, Nathan Verrill, Matthew Jensen, and … Read more

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How to get involved with #GivingTuesday

In the U.S. on the Monday morning after Thanksgiving, many are recovering from a family feast on Thursday, the overwhelming deals and crowds of Black Friday, and if they have … Read more

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Be a Game Ambassador at the Margaret Mead Film Festival

The Margaret Mead Film Festival is the preeminent showcase for contemporary cultural storytelling. New in 2012 is the Mead Arcade, an interactive exhibition which invites Museum goers to discover the experiences of … Read more

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USAID and Games for Change release Half the Sky mobile games

Photo by Ed Owles, WorldviewIt was only a few months ago when we were in India and Kenya testing our Half the Sky mobile games that we produced with Show of … Read more

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Games for Change and Half the Sky games on Kenya’s NTV

Right on the heels of our latest Half the Sky games update, comes another straight from Kenya. Through the financial support of CBA WorldView, our team (together with a game designer … Read more

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Marco Williams is using his film and games to cross new borders

This is the first in a two part series detailing our work with recipients of the Tribeca Film Institute’s “Games for Change Fellowship”. —  Last year, Games for Change partnered … Read more

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Zynga to Lend Talent to “Half the Sky” Game Team

Exciting new Social Action Game based on the book by Pulitzer-Prize Winning authors Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn Production has begun on a Facebook social action game based on Half the … Read more

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Welcome the new Games for Change Board Members!

(Above: Caryn Effron, Jane McGonigal, Ava Zydor, and Brooks Tanner) Games for Change (G4C), the leading global advocate for supporting and making games for social good, has welcomed four new … Read more

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Games for Change Awards culminate 9th Annual Games for Change Festival in NYC

(Above: Games for Change Award jury members Edwin Schlossberg and Lucy Bradshaw joined by Greg Trefry on the far right, and 2x Games for Change Award winners Chris Bell and Jim … Read more

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Late Programming Addition: Funder Roundtables

We are right on the eve of the biggest and most ambitious Games for Change Festival yet, and even still, we are adding great new content to the event. Just … Read more

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