1.0.4 / October 22, 2015
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Description

Iconoscope is a game deployed on tablets and on the web which aimsto foster the creativity of its players. The inspiration behindIconoscope comes primarily from non-digital construction andguessing games. Iconoscope motivates players to creativelyinterpret concepts (described linguistically) as icons (depictedvisually) which convey the same message.Iconoscope is all aboutcreating ambiguous icons that represent multiple concepts. The goalof these icons is to confuse other players. Here is a step-by-stepplaythrough:* Open Iconoscope on your android tablet. There is alsoa version for the browser available.* In a post-it, pick a wordamong the three to represent as an icon.* Draw an icon in thedrawing board:* Add shapes using the stencils at the bottom left ofthe screen.* Move, rotate and scale the shapes with the mouse(rotating and scaling can be done by dragging the corners of thebox).* Color the shapes with the palette at the top right.*Assistants are there to give you new icon suggestions. Click on anassistant's portrait on the top of the screen.* When you're done,press the button on the bottom right. You have 5 minutes to makeyour icon!* Once you're happy with your icons, press Quit and youwill be taken to the site for seeing and voting on other player'sicons. Can you make it to the leaderboard of the besticons?Iconoscope was developed under the "C2Learn - CreativeEmotional Reasoning Computational Tools Fostering Co-Creativity inLearning Processes" project of the EC Information and CommunicationTechnology Programme - FP7 [Contract No: 318480]

App Information Iconoscope

  • App Name
    Iconoscope
  • Package Name
    air.net.seriousgames.iconoscopeStandaloneFinal
  • Updated
    October 22, 2015
  • File Size
    11M
  • Requires Android
    Android 2.2 and up
  • Version
    1.0.4
  • Developer
    Institute of Digital Games
  • Installs
    50+
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Casual
  • Developer
  • Google Play Link

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Iconoscope 1.0.4 APK
Iconoscope is a game deployed on tablets and on the web which aimsto foster the creativity of its players. The inspiration behindIconoscope comes primarily from non-digital construction andguessing games. Iconoscope motivates players to creativelyinterpret concepts (described linguistically) as icons (depictedvisually) which convey the same message.Iconoscope is all aboutcreating ambiguous icons that represent multiple concepts. The goalof these icons is to confuse other players. Here is a step-by-stepplaythrough:* Open Iconoscope on your android tablet. There is alsoa version for the browser available.* In a post-it, pick a wordamong the three to represent as an icon.* Draw an icon in thedrawing board:* Add shapes using the stencils at the bottom left ofthe screen.* Move, rotate and scale the shapes with the mouse(rotating and scaling can be done by dragging the corners of thebox).* Color the shapes with the palette at the top right.*Assistants are there to give you new icon suggestions. Click on anassistant's portrait on the top of the screen.* When you're done,press the button on the bottom right. You have 5 minutes to makeyour icon!* Once you're happy with your icons, press Quit and youwill be taken to the site for seeing and voting on other player'sicons. Can you make it to the leaderboard of the besticons?Iconoscope was developed under the "C2Learn - CreativeEmotional Reasoning Computational Tools Fostering Co-Creativity inLearning Processes" project of the EC Information and CommunicationTechnology Programme - FP7 [Contract No: 318480]
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