Journal: Digital Culture & Education: Special Issue on Digital games and second language acquisition in Asia

Digital Culture & Education recently published a special issue on digital games and second language acquisition guest edited by Michael Thomas. The issue can be found at All articles are available through open access.

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Learn English or die: The effects of digital games on interaction and willingness to communicate in a foreign language
-Hayo Reinders and Sorada Wattana

Learner autonomy development through digital gameplay
-Alice Chik

Digital gaming and second language development: Japanese learners interactions in a MMORPG
-Mark Peterson

Teaching and learning English through digital game projects
-Jonathan deHaan

Book Review

Nicola Whitton’s (2010) Learning with digital games: A practical guide to engaging students in higher education.

-Darren Elliot

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