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According to the website Gameful, people around the world spend three billion hours a week playing computer games and video games. Youth workers and youth alike can use Gameful as a resource to access free games that:
Require players to teach and mentor each other
Challenge players to come up with creative solutions to urgent social problems
Combine a to-do list with a role-playing game, so players are rewarded for completing real-world tasks