Gameful Life
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Gameful Life

Experience Points in Real Life

How to bank, appreciate, and enjoy them.

Photo by Florian Olivo on Unsplash

I love drawing parallels between games and life. That does not only help me view life through a gameful perspective but also actively adjust how to approach my life so that I enjoy it as a fun collection of games. In other words, the language and tools games help me experience my life as fun games I design and play.




Living a gameful life means approaching anything we are up to or what comes our way as if it was a fantastic collection of games, of which we are both designers and players. This publication is by Victoria Ichizli-Bartels. For more see and subscribe to

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Victoria Ichizli-Bartels

Victoria Ichizli-Bartels

Life gamer, life coach, top writer, author, engineer; originator of Self-Gamification — an art to turning life into fun games →

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