Gamers boot up to beat climate change

28 June, 2011 by (comments)

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a world leader trying to save the world from climate change? If you’ve got USD9.99 to spare, you can put yourself in the hotseat.

Fate of the World is an innovative video game challenging players to avert catastrophic climate change using whatever strategies available—renewable energies, geo-engineering, wildlife adaptation, population control. The game’s scenarios are based on climate modeling data provided by the University of Oxford

The game’s developers Red Redemption seem to have succeeded in their socially responsible mission to make games focused on real-world themes where you learn while you play. Hear from the game’s designer about his strategy for saving the world from climate change.

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