Welcome to EdGamer Episode 18! As we creep closer and closer to our 20th episode we dive deeper into the world of mass gaming. Our topics of interest this week include a look at just how fast gaming is growing through social media, the way social media is corrupting the image of gaming, and how businesses are using gaming as educational tools. We also check out a great site for students where they can keep themselves busy and refresh some skills during the summer months. This week’s show is packed with tons of more great gaming and education references for you to check out. Tune in to EdGamer Episode 18!
Video Game Industry Continues Major Growth, Gartner Says
Gartner: Gaming spending to total $74 billion this year
CivWorld on Facebook
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Bastion on Xbox 260 Arcade July 20th
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