Archive for category: Social Games

The Next Step in Social Gaming

Social gaming has moved far beyond Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMO’s) and annoying Facebook spam and has become much more involved than having a social media account linked to your favourite game or a virtualisation of your favourite board game. To some, it is a glimpse into the future of […]

 

Social Gaming and it’s impact on Child Development

Most mothers and fathers would still shy away from letting their children play social games “too much”. However, recent studies have shown that these games can have a positive impact on the child’s development from a very young age. Many social games act the same way lego blocks, or Play-Doh […]

 

Social Gaming for Social Change

DyiGames have always been a rallying point for a lot of people – they promote social interaction, they are entertaining, and they can be educational sometimes, too. However, a large group of people had an idea about developing games that taught children and adults about social and political problems. This […]