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…

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…