Video Games With a Political Message

Georgia Tech professor devises interactive ways to look at campaigns and policy debates

Article: A Scholar Who Brings Philosophy to Video GamesBy ANDREA L. FOSTER

Playing video games can persuade voters to change their minds on important political issues.

Startling but true, says Ian Bogost, an assistant professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology. His passion for analyzing and designing video games has made him a hot commodity for political campaigns bent on creating