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    Video: Ian Bogost, Heather Chaplin, and Roy Schmidt Talk News + Gaming

    By Daniel Bachhuber | Last updated on Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:53 pm

    At a hackathon organized by Hacks/Hackers NYC and hosted by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Ian Bogost, Heather Chaplin, and Roy Schmidt discuss the current state of applying gaming concepts to news. News games are still largely unexplored territory; Bogost reviewed what’s been done to date, Chaplin described the differences between what you should do and what you shouldn’t do, and Schmidt explored Big Door Media‘s gamification API. Watch the video or see the highlights in the tweets below.

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