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Game Flow Documentary

  • The director of an upcoming documentary on how video games can help alleviate mental health issues, Emily Crawford, shares her experiences with games, mental health, and filmmaking
  • Support the documentary on IndieGoGo

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners
  • Mr. Koya
    • Use the code PLUS7 at checkout to get 20% off an order of 2+ shirts and get FREE shipping!

 

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

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Listen to the show:

 

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Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

Games that Bring Power to the People

  • Carrie Ray-Hill reveals how they revolutionized education through iCivics
  • How a former Supreme Court Justice decided to change the world through video games
  • How games can be effectively incorporated into education

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners
  • Mack Weldon
    • Use promo code <PLUS7> at checkout for 20% off your first order
  • History of Fun
    • Podcast from Polygon about the hidden backstories behind the things you love to do.

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

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Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

What Virtual World Do You Want to Live In?

  • Dr.Rachel Lawes talks about how her expertise in consumer psychology and her love of gaming overlap
  • We discuss how gamers often want their virtual worlds to resemble the real world in unexpected ways

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners
  • Mack Weldon
    • Use promo code <PLUS7> at checkout for 20% off your first order

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

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Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

Games that Challenge What You Believe

  • Pawel Miechowski of 11bit Studios comes on to talk about their impactful games This War of Mine and Frostpunk
  • He explains how gameplay is the language of games, and how to use it to cover challenging subjects
  • Their strategy for asking moral questions of players
  • How they made This War of Mine as close to reality as possible

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners

 

  • Mr. Koya
    • Use the code PLUS7 at checkout to get 20% off an order of 2+ shirts and get FREE shipping!

 

  • The Polygon Show
    • Each week, four of Polygon’s best and brightest gather to cover the latest news, chat about games, and answer your burning questions.

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

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Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

The First Game About Peace

  • Asi Burak, legendary creator of Peacemaker and the Chairman of Games for Change speaks about the huge potential of games to change the world
  • He explains how we wants his book Power Play: How Video Games Can Save the World (LINK) to change how people see video games
  • How games have been used to change people’s hearts and minds about subway safety, have allowed old enemies to empathize, and will be diagnosed by doctors
  • His current organization, Power Play, and what they do to bring the power of gaming and esports to more and more spaces

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners

 

  • Mr. Koya
    • Use the code PLUS7 at checkout to get 20% off an order of 2+ shirts and get FREE shipping!

 

  • History of Fun
    • Podcast from Polygon about the hidden backstories behind the things you love to do.

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

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Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

Games That Keep Us Safe

  • Dr. James Pita shares how we creates games for security applications
  • How passion for games led to a career in emerging technology
  • How to turn even the most important and complex problems into a game you can win
  • James’ solution have been used to secure airports, trade ports, and wildlife preservation.
  • This is Part 2 of our series on Games + Social Change

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners

 

  • Mr. Koya
    • Use the code PLUS7 at checkout to get 20% off an order of 2+ shirts and get FREE shipping!

 

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

+++++++

 

Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

How Gamers Cope

  • Dr. Steve Kuniak, mental health professional and founder of Experience Points
  • Dr. Kuniak shares his experience as a person looking to games to get through hard times, as well as a professional, helping other gamers
  • Problem-focused coping – what it means that gamers favor this approach to handling their challenges
  • Gamer motivation profile, BrainHex: LINK
  • Games and Culture Journal: LINK

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners

 

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

+++++++

 

Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

Mapmaker: The Gerrymandering Game

  • A board game that lets you be a corrupt politician – manipulating elections to get yourself elected again and again and again
  • Joshua Lafair, one of the creators of Mapmaker: The Gerrymandering Game, speaks about creating a game based on a particular method of voting manipulation
  • How to turn a serious topic that doesn’t get enough attention into board game mechanics
  • What it’s like to use a board game to push for a cause
  • How game publishers can be hesitant to create a game with political content
  • How Kickstarter enables new game ideas to be developed
  • How experiencing something is a more potent way to learn

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

+++++++

 

Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

Game to Grow

  • Therapeutic tabletop role-playing games – what they look like, how they work, and who they help – with Adam Johns and Adam Davis, Founders of the non-profit Game to Grow
  • How Game to Grow uses the unique story building of tabletop RPGs to address the needs of the players in therapeutic game sessions
  • Some examples of the adventures that help people address their mental health needs and develop skills

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners

 

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

+++++++

 

Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.

It’s Dangerous to Go Alone

  • Dr. Raffael Boccamazzo, Clinical Director of Take This! talks about his work at the nonprofit promoting mental health in the gaming community
  • The personal roots of Dr. B in psychology and in gaming
  • How Take This! helps prevent anxiety and overload for gaming convention participants
  • How and why Dr. B is teaching therapists how to play Dungeons & Dragons
  • How Take This! is promoting a better space for discussion and community in the gaming sphere

 

Links

  • +7 Intelligence Discord Server
    • Join an awesome community all about the power of games to influence our lives and the world around us. Come chat and play games with me and your fellow listeners

 

 

 

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About +7 Intelligence

 

+7 Intelligence is the podcast about how games impact people.

Each episode explores a different perspective on how games profoundly influence the real world. Interviews with game designers, psychologists, professionals, and everyday players discuss the unique way that games influence their life and work.

 

+++++++

 

Listen to the show:

 

Apple Podcasts | Android | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play | Radiopublic

RSS feed

 

Find the show online:

+7 Intelligence Website

On Twitter: @7_Intelligence

On Facebook: @plus7intelligence

+7 Intelligence is a member of the Podglomerate network.

 

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Music by Creo

Epilogue by Creo is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.