Spent: The Game About Poverty

Often the games we play are empowering like taking down the entire Greek pantheon or running your lancer through the Locust hordes. But few ever put you in a place of dis-empowerment. A true struggle to make ends meet. The game Spent created by UMD (Urban Ministries of Durham) and McKinney a group of creative folks, is just that. The game tasks you with surviving with a choice of three low paying jobs and only a thousand dollars to make...

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