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Video games to save the world.

Video games to save the world.. Link to video further down in desc, idgaf if you skip or thumb aslong as a few people see this it's k. www.youtube.com/watch?v=d

Link to video further down in desc, idgaf if you skip or thumb aslong as a few people see this it's k.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=dE1DuBesGYM

So, today, I was at a conference
and I saw something I need to share
with you guys, because it rocks:
This woman is a video game designer
and she has an awesome theory
My goal, for the next decade is to make it as
easy to save the world in real lite as it is in online games
At the moment, we spend 3 billion
hours on average playing online games
According to my research, I believe that if we want to
survive the next century on this planet, we need to
increase that number to
Why is that? Well, she believes that us,
gamers, have rel incredible talents.
But more importantly, we have spent
a lot of time developing these talents.
Solar, we' spent
5. 93 million years
playing
The average person today, in a strong
gamer culture, will have spent:
10, 000 hours gaming
by cage fl]
For children in the USA, is the exact
amount of time you will spent in school from tth grade
to highschool graduation if you have perfect attendance.
I guess you see why it is such a big
deal by now. But what do we learn?
Well, this is when the rel talents come
into play (if I might say):
Basically, what she is saying is that
we are very productive when given
epic goals (saving the world by killing
dragons, for example), we always
believe we can do it and we are very
good at forming teams to achieve "
Now, imagine if you could be in real
life as you are in a game such as Wow.
This is what she is trying to create and
I think it needs to be known about.
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User avatar #26 - aldheim (02/27/2012) [-]
The first and most important step:
Background music.
Background music for everybody.
#21 - ragingbrony (02/27/2012) [-]
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What solders will look like in the future...
#139 - raichuusetundabolt (02/27/2012) [-]
Yes, now there's a woman with common sense!
I will be the hero the world deserves!
#100 - iizpurple (02/27/2012) [-]
my shiny feels and me.
#238 - sailorsmooth (02/27/2012) [-]
>"The average person today, in a strong gaming culture, will have spent 10,000 hours gaming by age 21"

>mfw I'm 19 and I've spent that much time playing Oblivion alone
#135 - bosskiss (02/27/2012) [-]
>we are very good at forming teams to achieve it.

Most of the teams i end with are picture related.

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User avatar #88 to #67 - thepedomexican (02/27/2012) [-]
DASHBOARD!
User avatar #226 - tokazakime ONLINE (02/27/2012) [-]
Will we be able to respawn?
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User avatar #183 - doctorb (02/27/2012) [-]
This will also bring down annual birth rate.
#191 - BradStevens (02/27/2012) [-]
I WANT HAAAAAAATS.............
#155 - RodasAPC (02/27/2012) [-]
10.000 hours by 21?
#246 - anon (02/27/2012) [-]
all i wanted was to play some games! i didnt know i was being secretly trained to save the earth!
User avatar #187 - kanaka (02/27/2012) [-]
But... I don't play WoW...
#181 - alioni ONLINE (02/27/2012) [-]
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#134 - anon (02/27/2012) [-]
YEA, LETS ALL BUY A GAMING PC AND PLAY 10000 HOURS AND BREATHE THE FRESH COAL EVERYDAY FROM THE 100000 NEW COAL POWER PLANTS.
#124 - Noisefrombelow (02/27/2012) [-]
**Noisefrombelow rolled a random image posted in comment #2349074 at FJ Pony Thread ** mfw i realized i canceled a date with a girl to get my mining level to 99 in runescape
#105 - anon (02/27/2012) [-]
As long i am not teamed up with COD Fagz/12 years old....Ill be good
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