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The Game Design Merit Badge Is Live!


BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA GAME DESIGN MERIT BADGE PAMPHLETAre you game for a new merit badge?

The Game Design Merit Badge will challenge you to complete such activities as analyzing four different games from four different mediums, describing different types of game play and designing a new game on the medium of your choice.

Lest you think it’s all fun and games, you’ll also have to define the term intellectual property and explain to your counselor how changes to game rules affect the actions and experiences of the gamer.

For more on this exciting new badge, click here.

Comments about “The Game Design Merit Badge Is Live!”

  1. Artist23 says:

    sweet i want to complete this merit badge!!

  2. Uranium138 says:

    Finally! I was waiting for this kind of thing to happen!!!

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