Bogost on Gamification of Recreational Sports Sites

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“What is the medium- to long-term consequence of a social environment where everything is attached to direct feedback and immediate reward?” said Ian Bogost, professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication, on sites that gamify amateur athletics. “I don’t know what the answer is, but I’m a bit afraid of it.” Source: Bloomberg, February 7, 2013; Mercury News, February 12, 2013; Denver Post, February 19, 2013

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Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, School of Literature, Media, and Communication

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Student and Faculty
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Cow Clicker, Ian Bogost
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  • Created On: Feb 7, 2013 - 5:21am
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