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Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World Review

Overall Rating (based on customer reviews): 4.3 out of 5 stars
4.3 out of 5 stars

Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World

The specs of ‘Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World’ are:

  • Publisher: Penguin Books (2011-12-27)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780143120612
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4×5.5×1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.8 pounds

Here are some REAL customer reviews:

“Well written, enthusiastic, overpromised, but great”

McGonigal has written a fun and readable book. She has found a niche here — the idea that video games express our best selves — and her enthusiasm on the subject is downright infectious. I kept thinking that she is one of those people in the center of… Read more

“Perfectly captures the depth of engagement games provide”

Having been around computers and games since I was 2, and having played online games from the start when I was 13, I can say that Jane McGonigal's description of the online world today's kids are growing up with is extremely accurate. When I sat down to… Read more

“Heady philosophical topics packaged in an engrossing, captivating, easy to read book”

I encourage anyone who is interested in playing games, whether they be board, video, MMORPGs, or alternative reality games in general (ARGS), to read this book.I have listened to the author speak, and have participated in a few games of her… Read more

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