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Meaningful Play 2016 at Michigan State University

Game Information

TitleBallot Box Bumble
Presenter(s)Scott Nicholson
SessionConference Reception, Game Exhibition, and Poster Session
TimeThursday, October 20, 7:00p-10:00p
LocationMSU Union Ballroom
FormatGame Exhibition
DescriptionBallot Box Bumble is a game designed for the BreakoutEDU platform, which is a tool to create puzzle-based games, similar to escape rooms in concept, for the classroom. In this game, designed to teach about the Canadian electoral system, players are volunteers at the polls. The director of the poll has gone missing, and the players are investigating her office to find out what happened. As they do, they learn about some of the controversies surrounding Canadian elections.

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