On my recent trip to Asia to interact with LT staff there, we discussed the question, "Why is it that someone will not spend much time doing an e-learning course yet will spend hours playing a video game?" Our discussion led us to make a list of the characteristics of a video game that keep players involved. Here is a list of what we thought were important elements of a video game.
I always love Tom Kuhlmann's rapid e-learning blog. Tom is insightful and generous with his ideas. Today's blog is directly related to how our Learning Technologies team developed our course creation tools, DEScribe and DEViewer.