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Jane McGonigal @avantgame San Francisco

I make and play games. My New York Times bestselling book is Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World http://t.co/uGdztwUw

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@jgilly1991 @PercyToplis NICU stands for neonatal (newborn) intensive care unit. For babies who are sick or premature.@romeroabelleira @avantgame pre-order here, friend! http://t.co/qFEfylx2W6
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@MichaelG398 @redconz @F1sT and that's just for one baby. we have to pay the same for the other. not easy for new parents of twins!Be stronger, happier, braver, and more resilient. #Superbetter is @avantgame's feel better book! #PRHFall2015 http://t.co/49waMPn61o
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@andybrown51 wow! Well thank you :)@GIRLEMPOWER it's gorgeous!!!My daughter designed her first game! Here's to the future, starting right now. @avantgame @phoenixperry http://t.co/jvc0Z7XW8U
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@tyfn so happy to hear the treatment is working and numbers headed in the right direction. And continue to love the photos. XoPomalyst chemo week 7 complete: No surprises http://t.co/qcXI7hXiOf #myeloma http://t.co/wu8YWPMC9x
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalGoogle Releases Pac-Man For Maps; Go Play On SF Streets http://t.co/671q6QvT09@avantgame still no cure for ageing? Calico failed? Would be fun to see the take on this when you suddenly look younger coz thats the future
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@takemuraori now that's a smart idea!!!This website lets you chat with your future self: http://t.co/ocXtVHTHSl /
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalHey, looks like @koalaparty and my talk from @Official_GDC 2015 is up online for free! The Level Design of Gone Home: http://t.co/dJVAlb0NSZ
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@johnnysunshine @lewellyn I would love single payer and hope we get there eventually. ACa was a huge help and hopefully a step@johnnysunshine @lewellyn@GlennF yep all our health care now free his year!!!! Wooooo!!! I'm going to get some rehab for my runningn injury!!Twin who stayed 2 weeks longer will be over $325,000. Total cost 7 weeks for 2 babies in NICU >$575,000 w/out insurance. Thank you Obama. 💗I have insurance thanks to Obamacare. This is my bill for one of my two NICU girls. Without ACA I would be bankrupt. http://t.co/AJNdQ71J4o@nkkl @tashmahal that is the greatest idea. "You're just not yourself when you're hungry. You become a cannibal mom."@cccc5 aaaahhh! such a sweet thought :) they are on "home quarantine" for a few more months as they get stronger then be auntie Cathie!! :)@_ClaireWalker_ thank you!!! :)@nkkl @tashmahal lol :)@oodja well said :)@EdKuehnel lol@tashmahal not sleeping too much yet but we are doing great anyway :) what about you??!@tashmahal they are so cute I want to eat them and apparently they agree :)@cascio I love that it looks like you're doing a what me worry? Shrug :)If you need a power-up please look at this. 🐣 they love each other :) http://t.co/vxHflCUkzp@digitalmaverick probably!!! :)@avantgame Great talk this morning. The 6 Super Powers was my favorite part. http://t.co/N848JbTXKq
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@SethCondie @jaelynnjenkins @netflix it's also 100% free online!!!@savdevarney we are friends now!!!@digitalmaverick yep January 2016!Science of adversity, resilience, & savoring the good: How a Challenging Past Can Lead to a Happier Present: http://t.co/gWiXHfoJTt
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalSuper excited to be at #iir2015 innovations in recovery include SuperBetter!!! http://t.co/GjpbTYPLAQ
Baby beluga in the deep bluHOLY SHIT SWIM FASTER http://t.co/DSxaPqxXDm
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalJust watched a TedTalk by @avantgame on @netflix Feeling like I need some gaming in my life. What do you recommend for a busy #ladylawyer ?
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@davehogg lol :)what have I done http://t.co/kvcQC4KeFT
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalA project I love: StoryStylus - Publish your own Web/Tablet Story Adventure Games! http://t.co/NaUicd5TcW@JeanLeggett oh you've got a tex Murphy video!!! Pandora directive is one of my all time favorite games :)I just rewatched @avantgame 's 2nd TED Talk, did the first 4 Superbetter quests again, & now have a huge grin on my face. It still works! ;D
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@dariamusk @netflix yay!!!! lol :) give me five stars!! ha ha!!When you cozy up for a little @netflix sesh and one of your besties is staring back at you... @avantgame!! http://t.co/O0m81UySK0
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalResearchs shows to increase #happiness, do acts of kindness that are concrete: give gifts, help, give hugs etc... http://t.co/5RIXtsM3B5
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalproof that fortune cookies are real http://t.co/QycG9yUf6e
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Student rent's high; people in retirement homes are lonely. So these students live rent-free with seniors. Love this. http://t.co/RiyxxSZtbh
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalNever before seen photograph of wild golden retrievers migrating. http://t.co/NvnU5R7ghN
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@Kiyash “@openculture: Spike Jonze Presents a Brilliant Stop Motion Film for Book Lovers. http://t.co/0IT06zx1pR http://t.co/sGNN5rbTSO@BenRothenberg SO happy Tsonga is back!!@jeffrey @SciencePorn oh yes!! well done!!!!!!@jeffrey @SciencePorn what did we do?!?! we are awesome!!! :)
@CT_blog such a good idea!!@Sweet_Anarchy yes! like what? :) tell me I will install :)@honestduane I have that but it doesn't delete my photos!!!I need to hire someone to get photos off my phone every night so I can keep taking 500 baby photos every day.@stacylondon happy #freshfacefriday from a brand new mama! http://t.co/ygxBfNctFe"if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else.” ― Toni Morrison
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@ibogost photos!!!!!!! Seriously!!'@ibogost have you tried them sprinkled in a birthday cake frappucinp yet?@toddkashdan @kellymcgonigal which twin is that addressed to? Ha haWhen an engineer gets bored @WonderfulEngr http://t.co/wktIViAZ1n #asechat
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@Demruth congratulations!! that is a truly impressive feat :)@kellymcgonigal @TEDTalks lol that is absurdly humble of you :)@counselorjra congratulations!!!!!!Ready to level up your day? Here's our interview with @avantgame, part 1 http://t.co/WUgIYx7mXm and part 2 http://t.co/yQ1A5DL6HW
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalLet's focus on the positive benefits of video games says @avantgame: http://t.co/yQ1A5DL6HW
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10 Things You Do NOT Need to Be Happier in Life http://t.co/ppqQ8P9R1t via @marcandangel@pinshe @merryspaniel awwww :)@verntechguy thank you! :)@davehogg snort ;)1. It's a miracle!!! I did my hair!!! 2. These are the only people who will ever see it, lol http://t.co/5bH5NQC7KW@meilufay hahahahah@kitson @Studio360show that sounds right to me!High-Fat Diet May Alter Brain and Behavior - Can the consumption of fatty foods change your behavior and your brai... http://t.co/cyDIJy4nWm
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalDark moods are bad for your health. But awe is surprisingly good: http://t.co/5H49nOLq4A
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal#gamification of story and narrative creation with storycubes and a fantasy map :-) https://t.co/0EG5Nl9v7D
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalAchievement unlocked: baby's first after midnight ER visit. All is well, home now. No wonder her middle name is "Adventure."
4 part SAMR Model to Analyse #Gamification - [Revisit] via @daverage http://t.co/QDEYzAuGMB #Education #Gaming http://t.co/IC6rshdH4i
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalWe're almost to 200K Re-Mission 2 mobile app game levels completed! How amazing is that? http://t.co/XIKl4mlXPa http://t.co/xMFOWEQVKD
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal@Lyrick0505 YAY! :) congrats :)Eggs. All eggs. If you are reading this tweet and YOU are not an egg... THANK YOU. <3 <3 <3 http://t.co/EDMCL5Fcjj@KrisGiere aww thank you!! ☺️'When people quit something they were worried about quitting, their lives tend to get ... better.' Via @whartonknows: http://t.co/FHDi3VFWsS@carlzimmer Augh that paints a really vivid picture of what passengers saw/heardSteven Spielberg to Direct Ready Player One http://t.co/HBtie9BiNp via @vultureVia @nprnews: By Making A Game Out Of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear http://t.co/QZTwBMZGve cc: @avantgame
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalExperiencing ‘Deep,’ the Virtual Reality Game That Relieves Anxiety Attacks http://t.co/XjJJfKXMGV Thanks @klugesan !@Paul_Mugan oh thank you! :)@nickreid awwwww :)Of course, it helps that students who sign up for courses in game design or philosophy of games are always super interesting people :)I do miss teaching!! looking forward to a time in the next few years when I can teach an intro to play and games philosophy class againAlways nice to hear from former students. They ALWAYS start with "you probably won't remember me" but I've never once not remembered them :)I just nominated @IFTF's @mgorbis for Forty Women To Watch Over 40. Nominate someone who inspires you: http://t.co/pNhnJ24OTY @fortyover40@LPT i know!!!!the new state-regulated dance routines basically look like workout tapes from the 90s. I much prefer the line dances currently popular!If you would like to learn one of the 12 government-sanctioned dances created to regulate public play, here you go https://t.co/BrvlcTfppMpublic play gets regulated... fascinating (and awful!): China Puts a Hitch in the Step of ‘Dancing Grannies’ http://t.co/h8J1lBrk3c
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