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Jane McGonigal @avantgame San Francisco-ish

*The opposite of play isn't work. It's depression.* Get my latest NYT bestseller SUPERBETTER! (it's powered by the science of games.) https://t.co/tN8dShLIIW

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Joined Twitter 1/22/07


This May Be the Hardest Running Video Game Ever Made https://t.co/6bZ6Pg15CB via @runnersworld @mayenedesign yes, it sings: "it's always good to match your tea with cake"... la la la @chrisricewriter EXAMPLES PLEASE. So far all I've got is "If you wanna be my taco..."A pink and purple kids' musical picnic basket, is my only weapon to use, in @nekoatsume_tw ... so basically I am a… https://t.co/YsIrBusHF4Expressing outrage is almost always a tactic. Real harm and real hurt are usually much more quiet. That’s why liste… https://t.co/cRe05uPNKR
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @airjoshb @roybahat ahhh!! congrats :DNew study shows that we spread flu just be exhaling, you don't need to cough or sneeze to infect others. This is im… https://t.co/tpc42mOXHr @roybahat Married by elopement is super reasonable and quality of life maximizing decision so maybe you are just wo… https://t.co/5wDQ80cUYk
1/18
2018
@csittenfeld @RWitherspoon @mcguinnesscoll @LaurenLevyNeu OH MY GOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! @AndreaKuszewski that letter made me laugh out loud @jane_c_hu amen1! @LaserLesa yes! I closed the survey after we reached 1000 responses.
1/17
2018
is aaaaaanybody watching @tsonga7 vs @denis_shapo right now aaaaaaaaa https://t.co/DIlTUOH6QiYay fifth set #AusOpen #tsonga ❤️🎾❤️🎾❤️🎾❤️🎾❤️🎾 @thewiseturtle that's too bad! probably better not to answer the survey than to just input random answers. @thewiseturtle right well that's exactly the argument i make in the battle section of my book so we don't disagree :D @pixelchristi yay! thank you so much.Just 3 chapters into @avantgame 's SuperBetter has already blown my mind several times. I'm acutely aware of how… https://t.co/oHDNohzL5D
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @artismarti the web version is better anyway in my opinion! @artismarti when was the last time you tried? it was stabilized in the past few months @cour13r5 yeah!! thank you :D I will pass on that feedback :D @thewiseturtle I think most people have experienced struggle, perhaps you prefer that word to battle. @thewiseturtle The best refutation I have to that is the chapter on Bad Guys in my book SuperBetter. @mayenedesign i feel we need a donut avatar still though :D @TycunaTV @supersquidtv We often have people who don't self-identify with strengths ask a trusted friend or family… https://t.co/f5BRuaHmxu @brennemania that's good feedback too actually!! :D @ahlacoquine thank you!!!I'm looking for about 250 more responses to this 7-question research survey about avatars and your real-life heroic… https://t.co/1terqqQrzd @jerrymichalski thank YOU jerry!! @rivengodwind great feedback thank you!A survey can't be REALLY fun, can it? Well, it can! Check it out! Now excuse me while I time travel to Ancient Egyp… https://t.co/4nYplwSyYU
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1/16
2018
@claudesandbed I'm so glad you connected with that one!!! It is a personal fave @ywgdana I can tell you if you're really interested, since you've taken the survey already! @acceptembrace yay!! @starstuff2010 @kellymcgonigal yes - at the very least, we will share some insights within @SuperBetterWork and on… https://t.co/3qjc0IwJA4 @carolynturner Thanks Carolyn!! :D @BVilivusonline @jhaletweets thank you Adam!!! @kellymcgonigal I alternate between the heart and the rainbow :DHelp my sister! It was fun and fast. :) I picked the heart avatar and want to travel though time! https://t.co/eMpJwTvulG
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalNot gonna lie, I *really* want to play the quest #RPG that Jane is #game mastering! (Take your time,the avatars tak… https://t.co/zDcRXfY7p4
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @ShananKan thank you so much Shanan!!! way to close the karmic loop from seven years back, too, impressive :D @Stareagle thank you so much Dave!!!This is a fun survey, and Jane's SuperBetter program is something that can benefit the world. Really. https://t.co/zIWNRz5xvj
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalWhen Jane McGonigal asks you to take a quick survey about avatars, aliens, super powers, and zombie apocalypses, yo… https://t.co/LDJuAgP3Oa
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @avantgame That was the most fun survey I've ever taken! Thanks @avantgame!
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @IdeaWhiz thank you Jeff!! https://t.co/rLEACCMfvz @LisaAWhite sorry about that! thank you for your patience!! @cydharrell sorry, give the avatars a minute to load!And if you have fun answering the 7 survey questions about superpowers and zombie apocalypses, please RT to your fo… https://t.co/P559CxUg0oHelp me out! If you have 3 minutes, please take this quick fun anonymous survey that will help SuperBetter's resear… https://t.co/ybuHNhoz8H @KamanHung @MrKoz31 @irvspanish @realDonaldTrump @mraspinall @MatthewFarber @mrmatera Well that's an interesting po… https://t.co/tNWwqvEwbI @KamanHung @MatthewFarber @irvspanish @realDonaldTrump @mraspinall @mrmatera @mres @raphkoster and this is coming f… https://t.co/J0JC9QL0Xi @KamanHung @MatthewFarber @irvspanish @realDonaldTrump @mraspinall @mrmatera @mres @raphkoster I think saying that… https://t.co/Zvf8Q71kdg @KamanHung @MatthewFarber @irvspanish @realDonaldTrump @mraspinall @mrmatera @mres @raphkoster Well, as a parent of… https://t.co/WYeNQFIDMz
1/15
2018
We too dreamt of a nonlinear, publicly shared, and student-driven learning which empowers students to pursue thing… https://t.co/4QO6RRK0wk
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Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @MortuaryReport whoah this actually looks awesome @TEACHheartSOUL @hopeternal777 Amazing!!! See you in 2 weeks!!Taking a giant step toward future successes by registering for course by @avantgame! And beyond thrilled to be atte… https://t.co/lyM2QxWjk3
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @makeupregistry That's absolutely beautiful!!Many news organizations struggled to translate "shithole" countries. In Taiwan, it was rendered as "countries wher… https://t.co/gfn7JY5KPu
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalNow that you know what the real problem is, do you want to solve it?
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal1. You are not addicted to your phone. You are addicted to what you access with it. 2. What you access: connection… https://t.co/1QUCwKENOA
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalThis self care web game is easy to navigate, kind, and so far, has been very, very helpful. Highly recommend bookma… https://t.co/mX8YwpB2Ru
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal"To create a more positive and connected future for our communities, we must be willing to trade their problems for… https://t.co/y3Y9GTyvyb
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1/14
2018
@hqtrivia The future of live entertainment is participatory, and looks a lot like the past. The Magic of @HQTriviahttps://t.co/QlxNKngbap
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @ibogost Also this is a thing in McDonald's in China ! :)Some really great points here: https://t.co/srMM6dM3XsI wrote about the Hawaii ballistic-missile false alarm, how the emergency alert systems work, and why they might be… https://t.co/mz1BkahqrL
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @doctorow I love this! This is pinworthyIt cannot be repeated too much: You live your own blooper reel and experience everyone else's highlight reel.
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalSending love and positivity to the people of Hawaii. If you are feeling anxious or upset from the false alarm, yo… https://t.co/SF4RtE3DGb
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalLeading another Shambhala meditation training program this weekend. It's all about becoming a mindful warrior. In… https://t.co/F5l1Wh3rks
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1/13
2018
My latest, for Elle. "If you wanted to avoid our rage, perhaps you shouldn’t have left us with so little to lose.… https://t.co/Cj9bq62trM
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalThis is genuinely amazing. Neurons share information with structures that look and behave a lot like viruses, and a… https://t.co/Q6S2BzV3NK
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalFantastic futures habit! Write all about what happened today -- but write it yesterday. @StoroniMithu https://t.co/1K36kXuNMG via @Inc @ibogost https://t.co/8Cc2f0IPks @MortuaryReport Yes;!!!!! @rachredgate @trainsongcomics "The opposite of addiction isn't sobriety, it's connection" is an extremely powerful idea.
1/12
2018

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