Workshop Playing to Learn: Enhancing Mis/Disinformation Literacy with a Digital Card Game

  • Monday, 22 May 2023 (Day 1)
  • 14:20 – 16:20 hrs (GMT+7)
  • CMU Art Center – Exhibition Hall 2

Viral Spiral, a multiplayer card game creates acontrolled setting for a group to simulate informationsharing on the internet. Through the variousgameplay mechanics, we’ve tried to highlight the rolethat people’s biases, affinities and personal greed forclout plays in creating or disrupting the informationecosystem’s health. The game also tries to bring inideas from media literacy research. Its world createsa fun environment where contentious ideas can bediscussed in a real-life settings.