These are the things I've written that are tagged "gaming"

The Gamification Encyclopedia

Being a wiki resource on the topic of Gamification: What is Gamification? Glad you asked: Gamification is the concept that you can apply the basic elements that make games fun and engaging to things that typically aren’t considered a game. Bit of an unwieldy word, but descriptive enough.

The Worst Super Mario Player Ever

An experiment in beating the original Super Mario Bros. for the NES while getting the lowest possible score. This guy managed to do it while only getting 700 points. Just getting one power-up mushroom gives the player 1,000 points, so this is no mean feat.

Braid Released for Mac OS X

Jonathan Blow’s 2008 independent games masterpiece is now available for the Mac. If you haven’t played it yet, you are missing out, and you no longer have an excuse.

Hello There

My name is Phil Nelson and I make beautiful objects for a troubled world in CSS, HTML, and JavaScript. I'm a designer / developer at Occipital.

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