October 29, 2004
Video Games With a Political MessageGeorgia 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