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  תשרי 27, 5774 , 01/10/13

Anne Frank's Life - as a Computer Game?

The famous story of Anne Frank and her family's life in hiding from the Nazi regime has now turned into an interactive computer game created a German game designer who created the experience to "facilitate empathy" rather than trivialize the Holocaust, according to German news source, Deutsche Welle. Nevertheless, as players in the "Anne Frank" game make small choices like fetching a bag of potatoes from the attic or controlling the amount of noise she makes as she climbs the steps, one questions whether the game has gone too far in minimizing the importance of life threatening choices.
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