The purpose of gaming in education is to combine rigorous learning and resources with state-of-the-art graphic design.
As a player in ARTé: Mecenas OHS APAH students will become a banker or a merchant who is expected to become a patron of the arts during the Italian Renaissance. When the student plays the game, he or she becomes part of the Medici family. It’s a simulation about the economics behind the creation of many famous artworks. It may take four to six hours to play.
In 2014, André Thomas and Rahul Khanorkar developed Triseum out of the Live Lab at Texas A&M University. They hired experts in game development, design, market development, management, and education. André Thomas, CEO of Triseum is the former Head of Graphics for EA Sports Madden Football, which brings gaming to university campuses.