Gamification news, tactics, case studies and more. The official blog of Bunchball.
Work by Jason » Gamification and Parenting
I would be lying if I said I hadn’t spend some time trying to figure out how to use gamification to get my 3 year old son to comply with my seemingly onerous requests, like “clean up the mess you made” or “stop playing and eat your dinner”.
10 Min Strategy: Game Mechanics with Peter Propp
Part 2 of a 2 part interview about gamification with Peter Propp from Shore Communications.
10 Minute Strategy: The Secrets of Game Mechanics -- Bunchball
Part 1 of a 2 part interview on gamification with Peter Propp from Shore Communications.
Gamification & Loyalty – Peanut Butter & Chocolate
We recently announced a , a leader in the consumer loyalty, channel partner and employee incentive space. With 3,300 employees, $1.43 billion in revenue in 2009, and 30 of the world’s FORTUNE 50 companies as customers, Maritz is a big company, with a big footprint, and a lot of smart, passionate, and incredibly nice people. We feel privileged to have them as a partner.
Q&A: Gabe Zichermann on Gamification, Fun and Metrics
Q&A: Gabe Zichermann on gamification, fun and metrics.
STANFORD Magazine: March/April 2011
Immediately before starting Bunchball, I spent 4 years at IDEO being immersed in their process of innovation, user-centered design, and rapid prototyping. I’ve found that skill set to be incredibly useful here - back in 2007 we knew that game mechanics were powerful, but then what? It wasn’t like we had something that we could copy, and say “It’s like that other product, but better in these ways…”.
Think Vitamin Radio: Episode #20 | Think Vitamin
The Think Vitamin team discusses the gamification of educational content in this podcast.
PlayNice.ly While Squashing Bugs
A bug tracking system with some light gamification elements. Well, badges anyway.
Real Rewards Help Gamification Take Flight: Tech News and Analysis
Irving is wrong, real-world rewards are not a requirement. Everything depends on context, and we’ve clearly seen that across our 50+ deployments.