In response to the other day’s post about the differences between these terms, I have produced my own table outlining the differences. You’ll notice mine is a little more complex. That’s because the differences are more complex than the original one implied.
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(You are free to disagree with me, just don’t present this table as yours).
What’s the difference between serious games, educational games, and game-based learning?
Addendum 2021: A newer version of this chart has been peer-reviewed and published on academia.edu.
Citation: Becker, K. (2021). What’s the difference between gamifcation, serious games, educational games,and game-based learning? Academia Letters, Article 209. https://doi.org/10.20935/AL209