This Video Game Company Is Teaching Empathy Through Gaming
Until we're personally faced with certain situations or circumstances, it can be difficult to know how we may handle them. Will we approach them with frustration and anger, or with empathy and understanding? Minority Media, a gaming company based in Montreal, is doing its best to help equip others with the tools needed to approach every situation with empathy. Their games place the gamer into the shoes of another who may be going through something difficult—for example, bullying—in order to help them practice to perspective-taking.