Learning New Skills
MARCH 23, 2010
Gamers can also track more variables in their head. It’s alternately frustrating (when I fail at tasks I know a 6-year-old has mastered) and thrilling (when I more than double my initial score at a game in less than an hour). The games I’m playing (ok, so far it’s been Labyrinth on my new iPod Touch and wii Play– not exactly immersive yet) do a good job of finding that magic balance where I’m challenged but not overwhelmed.