RIP Ralph Baer
I really, really hate writing obits. I really do. But I take it as a personal honor to be able to say good things about the men and women I respect, whether in this industry or just in my life, and Ralph Baer is the reason all of this exists in the first...
In the strategic city-building game, players will take on the role of loan manager for BRAC in Bangladesh. Based on real-world poverty issues, and ultimately guiding impoverished nations with microcredit education, World Agent BRAC tasks players with helping build successful communities in various slums, by giving microcredit loans to deserving borrowers. As the town grows and loans are repaid, players move up the BRAC corporate ladder. A portion of game revenue will support microcredit education for other areas including Africa and Latin America.