The Cost of Life Online Game

Check it out here.

This link will take you to a ‘game’ (simulation) in which you try to grow the wealth, happiness, health, and education of a family in Haiti. Wow! I’ve never known a game to be so eye-opening. My first attempt failed within three years, so I’m going to try again with a new strategy, but my thought is that it’ll be next to impossible to ‘win’, just as I’m sure it is for people living in this condition.