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The mission of the the Research Network for Game Studies (RNGS) is to address global challenges through the design, research, and evaluation of games and playful experiences. The network brings together interdisciplinary teams to accelerate innovation and scientific discovery, on topics such as:

  • Gamification of STEM education
  • Prosocial and negative behaviors associated with gaming
  • Design and development of STEM learning games
  • Team-based learning and tutoring within games
  • Game design in AR, VR, and MR

Gaming at Iowa State University

Gaming Spaces

Gaming Organizations

Academic Courses

  • HCI/EDUC 510: Foundations of Game-based Learning
  • PSYCH 386: Media Psychology