Elements of Gamifitainment (Gamification + Edutainment)

There are certain elements that make Gamification and Edutainment successful. Here I have listed those elements that will be discussed in an ongoing series titled ‘Elements of Gamifitainment.’ They include: Story(telling) Gameplay Space Immersion Rules Goals/Objectives Components Mechanics Aesthetics/Theme Challenge/Conflict Fun Factor Resources Rewards Strategy and Chance Music Constraints So keep checking back with us…

Website: Colours Lovers

Brighten up your learning! Color is a crucial part of design. When designing gamified content or developing a Serious Game or some other type of Edutainment it is import to be mindful of the impact that color can have on the content. Color can evoke emotion and is a great way to enhance learning. Colour Lovers is…

Press Start 

Welcome to Gamifitainment! Yes I made the word up 😎, it’s a combination of the words Gamification and Edutainment (I needed something short for the web address). The purpose of this blog is to share information on Gamification and Edutainment and how they related to education. Over time I hope to grow this website into a…

Gamification or Edutainment

Gamification and Edutainment. Two terms that are being used more frequently by educators, especially when discussing how to make the learning experience more engaging. However there are distinct differences between the two. This entry will look at what Gamification and Edutainment is and isn’t. We will also define the differences between the two. Gamification Let’s just go…