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Meaningful Play 2018 at Michigan State University

Game Information

TitleDream Racer
Presenter(s)Brian Winn, William Jeffery, Jasmine Burks, Peter Burroughs, Ryan Chuang, Trever Daniels, Evan Edwards, Sage Miller, Paul Powell, Matthew Smith, and Kenny Wherry
SessionConference Reception, Game Exhibition, and Poster Session
TimeThursday, October 11, 7:00p-10:00p
LocationMSU Union Ballroom
FormatGame Exhibition
DescriptionThe roar of the engine, the thrill of the chase, you can smell first place but it is just out of reach! If only you weren't driving such a junker... You'll need to manage your finances as you hit the racing circuit, gain sponsorships, sell old racers, and pick out parts and upgrades to build your very own "dream racer". So start your engines and burn some rubber. Dream Racer is go-kart racing at its finest!

The game is 100% free-to-play (with no in-app purchases).

The game is developed by the Games for Entertainment and Learning (GEL) Lab at Michigan State University and supported by the Michigan State University Federal Credit Union. The game is targeted at high school students to help build their financial literacy skills. In particular, the game focuses on savings, credit, bills, and budgeting.

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