Gamifying archives, a study of docugames as a preservation medium

@article{Grace2011GamifyingAA,
  title={Gamifying archives, a study of docugames as a preservation medium},
  author={Lindsay D. Grace},
  journal={2011 16th International Conference on Computer Games (CGAMES)},
  year={2011},
  pages={172-176}
}
  • Lindsay D. Grace
  • Published 27 July 2011
  • Sociology
  • 2011 16th International Conference on Computer Games (CGAMES)
This paper introduces a novel concept in the use of game technology and education. Instead of employing gaming technology to create entertaining fictions or develop practical training environments, this paper introduces the concept and demonstrates the practical benefits of docugames for preservation. A docugame for preservation is a simulation that incorporates historical or culturally relevant artifacts to offer multiple perspectives on an historical or culturally relevant experience. Current… 
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