DAY 6: R&D VLOG, FACING DRAGONS QUEST
A gamified, personalized, online quest to help you… Unlock Your Mission, Vision and Purpose in Life.
This is a 4-month research project to prepare to build the game-changer of all games… partially funded thanks to MITACS
DAY 7: GAME MECHANICS, GAME DESIGN, PARTICIPANT ON-BOARDING, AND GAMIFYING LIFE!
– How the quest will help create meaningful connections and friendships
– Training a tribe of young coaches
– Game design – the on-boarding process, graphics, character creation
– Gamifying Life
DAY 8: CORE PHILOSOPHIES, BE WHO YOU REALLY ARE, CHOOSING DISCOMFORT
“If you’re looking for motivation and drive in your life, this is it… You must know who you really are and why you’re really here. And why you’re really here is to be who you really are.” – Brodie Whitney
– Core philosophies behind the quest
– Power of commitment and discomfort
– #1 Driver and motivation in life
– Inner Guidance
– Social Responsibility
– Exploring The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
– Character Sheet: Documenting your personal legend and tracking your progress
– using physical training to break through limited thinking and discovering consciousness
– How to quiet your thinking mind
DAY 9: QUEST FLOW, DESIGNING IN FAILURE, GOLD COINS AND THE HALL OF HEROES
– Quest flow: when you meet your dragons, player preparation, meet the gatekeeper who will give you ‘Comfort Zone’ quests
– Challenge: developing 3 game mechanics (competition, collaboration, experiential) for each learning objective, depending upon player preferences and gamer type
– Like any good game… designing in failure
– Introducing the Hall of Heroes
– Monetization and in-game currency: Gold Dragon Coins!
DAY 10: MEETING W/ BIBIANO FERNANDES, ONE FC WORLD CHAMPION – THE FIRST OF THE HALL OF HEROES
VERY EXCITING NEWS! Today we met with Bibiano ‘The Flash’ Fernandes, ONE FC World Champion. Bibiano is a huge inspiration and has been part of shaping the philosophy behind Facing Dragons. He has generously agreed to include his story as one of our in-game ‘Hall of Heroes’ – Real people who have faced and conquered their dragons in real life – real-life dragon riders to inspire you on your quest to unlock your purpose in life.
– Quest flow & interface (example: see below – these are just screen shots and not an accurate depiction of what the final game will look like)
– Preparing players to face their dragons and interact with other players in a productive way