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Online Social Games Used to Promote Social Causes

By Kenny Yeo - on 22 Dec 2010, 2:16pm

Online Social Games Used to Promote Social Causes

Think of games and one inevitably thinks of guns blazing, explosions, blood and violence. However, that may not necessarily be the case. A trend these days is for developers to use online games to promote an important social cause. Online games are increasing in popularity these days and serve as a good medium for developers to get their message across.

MatchMove Games - Believe it or not, online games are not all about flying fists or blazing guns. In fact, a new wave of socially conscious game developers are weaving issues they feel strongly about into the games they create. In this way, these developers point players to pertinent social issues, helping them understand that they can make a difference.

Sometimes, it takes a light-hearted approach to alert and enable others to see the plight of others. To read the full article, click here.