I’m a casual video gamer. As a teacher I’m also interested philosophically in the premise that games can be used effectively in learning. So a recent tweet from someone I follow on Twitter, pointing to this game, interested me.
“This is a game about a seven year old homeless child who lives in St. Petersburg. He’s a chainsmoker and has to get cigarettes all the time. And if you stop playing—”
I highly recommend the trailer. Somehow after watching it I didn’t want to download the game, but the point was made.