Category: Blog

3DHive Community of Practice launches

Last Friday 1 November, nine schools under the Singapore Ministry of Education came together at the Alienware Arena cyber cafe to discuss their use of games for learning, along with play and media creation as pedagogy on the …

Ministry of Education Brunei gets trained on 3DHiv...

For four days, running from the 28th to the 31st of October, Playware alongside partner Autodesk was invited by the Ministry of Education in Brunei to conduct workshop training for their officers on how to use games for …

Zombie Tooth – A game built for the Singapor...

Today is an exciting day for both Playware and the Health Promotion Board as it is the launch day for Zombie Tooth, a game to teach kids about oral hygiene set in a post apocalyptic Singapore where zombies …

3DHive at UWCSEA’s Learning 2.0 technology c...

Last Oct 10-12, we were at United World College Southeast Asia’s Learning 2.0 event showcasing 3DHive to many of the international schools participating from all over the region. Here’s a synopsis of what the event is all about: …

We presented at the International Council for Educ...

The ICEM 2013 conference is being held at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore this year, and it is Playware’s first time participating by presenting a paper. This year’s conference theme is ‘we-Learning: Content, Community and Collaboration’ and recognises the rapid …

3DHive on show at MobiLearn Asia 2013 conference a...

This year’s Mobilearn Asia 2013 event is being held at Suntec Convention Centre and is a conference and exhibition on mobile learning, eLearning and learning technologies. Creative Director Sid Jain was a Day 1 speaker talking about “Challenges …

Playware Staff Interview Series – George Lim

Playware Studios’ Game Artist, George, always found art to be his favourite subject in school. Doodling on his textbooks and classrooms tables, he had no idea his attempt at creating a trading card game with a classmate would …

3DHive at the National Primary Games Competition 2...

Last September 18, Wellington Primary School held the National Primary Games Creation Competition (NPGCC 2013) which had over 500 students from 40 schools all over Singapore participate. Principal Gary Tsu was able to envision the use of games-for-learning …

Using 3DHive in a primary school classroom: early ...

In my previous two posts here, I described some of the research work that we’ve been carrying out with a local primary school using 3DHive, and discussed what we’ve learned about the importance of preparing well – thinking …