Play Stupid Games,

Win Stupid Prizes

 
 
 
 

I am someone who is part of a generation that was raised online, and I am also someone who suffers with depression. The almost nonchalant attitude towards depression in the online culture has been hard to escape, especially when I’m constantly surrounded by it both online and in real life.

 

♡ is an exploration of internet depression culture and what it really means to be ok.

Closer Look
 
 
Board overview
Board overview

press to zoom
Gameboard low angle
Gameboard low angle

press to zoom
The Pool of Sadness
The Pool of Sadness

press to zoom
Board overview
Board overview

press to zoom
1/5
Read the rulebook for ♡ below:
 
 
 
 
 
Rulebook front and back cover
Rulebook front and back cover

press to zoom
Rulebook pages 1 and 2
Rulebook pages 1 and 2

press to zoom
Rulebook pages 7 and 8
Rulebook pages 7 and 8

press to zoom
Rulebook front and back cover
Rulebook front and back cover

press to zoom
1/5
board game PRINT-41
board game PRINT-41
board game PRINT-41
board game PRINT-41
board game PRINT-41
Card 1
Card 1

press to zoom
Card 2
Card 2

press to zoom
Card 12
Card 12

press to zoom
Card 1
Card 1

press to zoom
1/12
board game PRINT-54
board game PRINT-54
board game PRINT-54
board game PRINT-54
board game PRINT-54
Card 1
Card 1

press to zoom
Card 2
Card 2

press to zoom
Card 12
Card 12

press to zoom
Card 1
Card 1

press to zoom
1/12
board game PRINT-28
board game PRINT-28
board game PRINT-28
board game PRINT-28
board game PRINT-28

press to zoom

press to zoom

press to zoom

press to zoom
1/21

CREDITS

Filming & Editing Natalie Filip

Thesis Advisor Nancy Nowacek

Thesis Supervisor Chris Manzione

Game Board & Money Printing Board Games Maker

Board, Money, & Gamepiece Design Natalie Filip

Actor: Hannah Filip

Background audio Likey by TWICE

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

csdcsdcdscds

SPECIAL THANKS

 

For being there for every freakout and

breakdown along the way

Katie Owens  Jenna Sadowski  Nancy Nowacek

For all your input throughout the process

The VA&T Senior Class & Faculty

For the constant love and support

Amy  Hannah  Mom  Dad