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During the day DrawAFriend is an asynchronous turn based social drawing and guessing game where players draw their Facebook friends and celebrities. At night it is a crowdsourcing research project, aimed at understanding how people draw and developing tools to help people draw better.
Check out some Early Paper Prototypes
DrugDiscovery is a citizen science game prototype for the iPhone. Players compare and contrast different small drug molecules, aided by dynamics alignment algorithms visually represented in the game.
Try the prototype! (use the password: swordfish)
Video Intro for DrugDiscovery
eteRNA is a citizen science puzzle game where players design RNA molecules. I primarily worked on the meta-mechanics of the game.
StreetHunt is a augmented reality side-scroller game, where you use your iPhone to chase an alien around Seattle. It was somewhat dangerous in that it had no concept of traffic laws, and thus it was only released internally within Microsoft. Watch the trailer
Check out this site for less recent projects.