Follow and check out

This page lists some suggestions of people or organisations to follow on Twitter, plus a few other places online to check out.


@avantgame: Game developer and researcher; author of Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World.

@consolarium: The Scottish Centre for Games Based and Emerging Technologies in Learning.

@edgeonline: EDGE magazine on twitter.

@g4li: Multi-institutional Institute studies the educational use of digital games.

@gamebl: Game Based Learning.

@igda: International Game Developers Association.

@ign: Video game and event news.

@immersive: An international collaboration of universities, colleges, research institutes, consortia and companies.

@malburns: Metaverse news aggregator and broadcaster.

@metaverse: Second Life [SL], OpenSim, 3D Virtual Worlds [VW], news, trends, and lifestyle beyond and in real life [RL].

@vwbpe: The annual Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference.

Online groups

A few practitioner networks who operate around an online presence.

Terra Nova: an interdisciplinary weblog about the intersection of society, simulation, and play.

The Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable (Facebook group), who hold regular meetings and presentations in virtual worlds.