Friday, 15 November 2019, 2:50 AM
Site: DIGMA-oppimisympäristö
Course: Open Resources for Game and Gamification Design (Open Material for Game and Gamification Design)
Glossary: Game and gamification design glossary

Educational game

A subgroup of serious games, mainly targeted to formal educational sector from elementary schools to higher education, vocatioanal training, and collaborative workplace training.


A game engine is a software framework designed for the creation and development of video games. Developers use them to create games for consoles, mobile devices, personal computers and web. Game engine brings game content to life.

Entertainment game

A game that is designed to give pleasure to the player while the player is actively involved in game activities.