That moment you realize you're the subject of a satirical story in The Onion.

The fake news mag, The Onion, recently published a droll story under the headline: Explanation of Board Game Rules Peppered with Reassurances that it will be Fun. This was the moment I realized I was the main character in a satirical news story. You see, I love serious gaming. Serious games are designed to educate users about social ills like poverty and economic inequality. Serious games are built on common game platforms-- they may be board games, role plays, card games, or digital and online games, among other varieties,-- and they use the principles of gaming to raise awareness about serious issues. They also give participants opportunities to experiment with novel solutions to the gran


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