By Emmanuelle Erny-Newton. Recreating Reality in Serious Games: the Sensitive Question of Framing
There is one important distinction between a game and a video game: in the former, the rules are written on paper, and you need to read and understand them before you start playing. In a video game, rules are written within its code: even if you don’t know the rules of, say, Minecraft, you can just start playing and experiment. More...